North Carolina's elections director says investigators found a "coordinated, unlawful absentee ballot scheme" in two rural counties in the country's only unsettled congressional

In North Carolina, the word "barbecue" is nearly synonymous with pork. So who serves up the best in our state? 

A climate scientist who popularized the term "global warming" has died. Wallace Smith Broecker was 87.

To kick off Chick-fil-A’s 2019 scholarship announcement, Corryn Barnes, a restaurant team member at the Chick-fil-A Jacksonville Mall, was surprised by Chick-fil-A CEO Dan

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McCrae Dowless won’t testify in hearing on disputed congressional race

North Carolina's elections director says investigators found a "coordinated, unlawful absentee ballot scheme" in two rural counties in the country's only unsettled congressional election.

More than 20 pounds of marijuana seized from Pine Valley home

Three people face charges after approximately 21 pounds of marijuana was seized during a drug bust at a home in Pine Valley Estates. 

Vote for your favorite! Two area BBQ restaurants make top 10 list in NC

In North Carolina, the word "barbecue" is nearly synonymous with pork. So who serves up the best in our state? 

Wilmington City Council gets hurricane recovery update

Five months after Hurricane Florence ripped through the Cape Fear Region, Wilmington City Council members got an update from staff on recovery efforts. 
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Board has 30 days to act on Marina’s resolution

Its day ten and no upset bids have been filed against Southport's Board of Aldermen's decision to let Southport Marina purchase the old waste water treatment plant.

Scientist who popularized term ‘global warming’ dies at 87

A climate scientist who popularized the term "global warming" has died. Wallace Smith Broecker was 87.
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Storyteller reenacts Harriet Tubman’s story

Civil rights history is embedded in the Wilmington community from Williston High School to the Wilmington 10. This month Cape Fear Community College is bringing a twist to black history lessons. 

Jacksonville Chick-fil-A worker gets $25,000 surprise scholarship

To kick off Chick-fil-A’s 2019 scholarship announcement, Corryn Barnes, a restaurant team member at the Chick-fil-A Jacksonville Mall, was surprised by Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy with a $25,000 scholarship for her college education.
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Trump the pundit handicaps 2020 Democratic contenders

In tweets, public remarks and private conversations, Trump is making clear he is closely following the campaign to challenge him on the ballot.

No plan for Smollett to do follow-up police interview Monday

Attorneys for "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett say there are no plans for him to meet with Chicago detectives Monday for a follow-up interview about his reported assault.
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Duke reclaims No. 1 in AP Top 25; Tennessee falls to fifth

The Blue Devils reclaimed the top spot in Monday's AP Top 25, the third time this season they've reached No. 1.

Sailor in iconic Times Square kiss photo dies at 95

The ecstatic sailor shown kissing a woman in Times Square celebrating the end of World War II has died. George Mendonsa was 95.

Illinois shooting victims included plant manager, intern

The victims of an employee who started shooting after hearing he was being fired at a suburban Chicago industrial warehouse were co-workers that included a plant manager whose wife says he texted her "I love you, I've been shot at work," and an intern in his first day on the job.

Jaki Shelton Green to be inducted as NC poet laureate

North Carolina's first African-American poet laureate will be inducted at a ceremony led by Gov. Roy Cooper.

Payless ShoeSource has one foot out the door

Payless ShoeSource has one foot out the door

Locals meet to watch and discuss short documentaries about immigrants

Each Sunday for six weeks, locals meet to watch and discuss short documentaries about immigrants from different countries and their struggles and successes.
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March for Our Lives, Wilmington members gather to honor Parkland massacre victims one year...

March for Our Lives, Wilmington members gather to honor Parkland victims one year later

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Duke reclaims No. 1 in AP Top 25; Tennessee falls to fifth

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