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Gabby Petito once lived in Wilmington; friends share memories

Gabby Petito's story has caught the attention of those across the nation. Turns out, she lived and worked in Wilmington only a few years ago.

Two Wilmington cops honored with national award for saving woman

Two Wilmington police officers have been honored with a national award.

Inches of rain cause flooding problems around southeastern NC

The past two days of rain has left many places in southeastern North Carolina under water.

Time capsule found inside foundation of old Wilmington church

A time capsule has been found while crews redevelop a church that's more than 100 years old.

U.S. to donate 500 million more COVID-19 vaccine doses to global supply

The Biden administration is purchasing 500 million more doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine to donate to low- and middle-income countries, which will bring the total number of shots committed by the U.S. for the global supply to 1.1 billion, the White House said.

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LATEST NEWS

Existing US home sales fell in August, price growth slows

Sales of previously occupied U.S. homes fell in August and prices that have been soaring eased, the latest sign the housing market is cooling as intense competition leaves many would-be buyers on the sidelines.

Inches of rain cause flooding problems around southeastern NC

The past two days of rain has left many places in southeastern North Carolina under water.

Willard plant nursery expands operation to include two new growing fields

Johnson Nursery Corporation in Willard is expanding its business. The wholesale plant nursery has added new 20-acre parcel of land, labeled Fields 11 and 12, to its operation.

Time capsule found inside foundation of old Wilmington church

A time capsule has been found while crews redevelop a church that's more than 100 years old.

U.S. to donate 500 million more COVID-19 vaccine doses to global supply

The Biden administration is purchasing 500 million more doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine to donate to low- and middle-income countries, which will bring the total number of shots committed by the U.S. for the global supply to 1.1 billion, the White House said.

North Carolina man accused of assault of 4-year-old

A North Carolina sheriff's office has filed charges against a man after health care workers reported a 4-year-old child was brought to a hospital with a severe head injury.

Multi-use residential development proposed near Battleship

A developer is looking to build on the western side of the Cape Fear River directly across from Marina Grill. 

Sheriff: 2 killed in Fayetteville home invasion

A North Carolina sheriff’s office says two people were fatally shot during a home invasion.

Feds settle with two North Carolina schools, agency over funds

AmeriCorps has announced settlements with two North Carolina universities and a service agency which requires a payment of more than $800,000 to the U.S. to resolved allegations of false claims for grant money, a federal prosecutor says.

Wilmington Veterans Experience Action Center to host 3-day event

From VA benefits compensation and pension claims to wellness exams and mental health counseling, veterans across the Cape Fear will be able to tap into a number of resources during an event in Wilmington this week.