Families met outside the rescheduled Brunswick County Board of Education meeting on Monday, holding signs and calling for students to return to classrooms when school starts

Hurricane Isaias ripped through the Cape Fear a week ago Monday. Now, some businesses are helping by giving back to first responders who risked their lives during the storm.

A natural gas explosion has leveled three row houses in Baltimore, killing a woman and trapping others. Six people have been seriously injured.

A confrontation between an elderly couple and a cow and her calf required the intervention of the California Highway Patrol over the weekend.

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Brunswick County families call for in-person learning, school board keeps existing plan

Families met outside the rescheduled Brunswick County Board of Education meeting on Monday, holding signs and calling for students to return to classrooms when school starts next week.

New Hanover County offers child care, housing assistance with CARES Act funding

Beginning Tuesday, families and households impacted financially from the COVID-19 pandemic can apply for child care and/or housing assistance.
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Hurricane sign raises money for Brunswick County fire departments

Hurricane Isaias ripped through the Cape Fear a week ago Monday. Now, some businesses are helping by giving back to first responders who risked their lives during the storm.
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OKI leaders: Isaias leaves dunes ‘flattened’, at least $10 million in damage

As the clean up from Isaias continues, some Brunswick County beach towns are facing millions of dollars in damage.
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PET PALS: 1-year-old Rhodesian Ridgeback needs a home

A 1-year-old Rhodesian Ridgeback is looking for a new home.

Scotty McCreery cancels Wilmington concert, again

Country music singer and North Carolina native Scotty McCreery has canceled his concert in Wilmington, again.

Commissioners bar NHRMC trustees, elected officials from serving on new hospital board

The New Hanover County Commissioners met Monday evening, making some big decisions.

Apt Bible passage at Catholic Mass coincides with earthquake

A Catholic church in North Carolina which had a portion of 1 Kings for the Bible for its reading during an early Sunday morning Mass found the verse unusually timely.

VIDEO: Cow chase leads to helicopter rescue of California couple

A confrontation between an elderly couple and a cow and her calf required the intervention of the California Highway Patrol over the weekend.
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1 dead, 6 rescued after gas explosion levels Baltimore homes

A natural gas explosion has leveled three row houses in Baltimore, killing a woman and trapping others. Six people have been seriously injured.

Couples delaying pregnancy because of COVID-19

Recently engaged, Tracy Leong, 31, and her fiancé hoped 2020 or 2021 might be the year to start their family.
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Powerful derecho leaves path of devastation across Midwest

A rare wind storm with power similar to an inland hurricane swept across the Midwest, blowing over trees, flipping vehicles, causing widespread property damage and leaving tens of thousands of homes without power.
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Family & friends give Topsail girl with rare disease a ‘super’ birthday surprise

For the past four years, Kendall Conner has been battling a rare disease called Leigh Syndrome. She's being called a real-life superhero and she had quite the recent birthday celebration.

Study: Some masks may be worse than no mask at all

By now we all know that N-95 masks are better than surgical masks which are better than cloth masks which are better than a scarf or bandana. But are they all better than nothing?

Dog kills fox on family’s property in North Carolina

Police say a 1-year-old pit bull and a rabid fox got into a tussle that ended up killing the fox after the animal appeared on the dog’s owners’ property in North Carolina.
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Secret Service agent abruptly pulls Trump away from briefing

President Donald Trump was rushed out of the White House briefing room Monday evening and later said the Secret Service had shot someone nearby.

16-year-old charged in shooting of teenage girl in Wilmington

Wilmington Police have made an arrest in the shooting of a 14-year-old girl.

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NASCAR and jousting exceptions to SC’s large crowd ban

Fans can watch September’s NASCAR race at Darlington in person thanks to exceptions granted to South Carolina’s rule banning gatherings of more than 250 people during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Latest: Clemson’s Trevor Lawrence considered opting out

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence said he considered opting out of this season when he was unsure what college football would look like going forward amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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High schools fear missing out on football could bring financial issues

The high school sports season is hanging in the balance after the North Carolina High School Athletic Association pushed back the start of the athletic calendar year even further. It has schools across the Cape Fear worried about what the financial impact may look like.

Panthers coach stays positive in ‘less than ideal’ situation

The Carolina Panthers have a new head coach, two new coordinators, a different starting quarterback and a roster with more turnover from last season than any team in the NFL.