For families who have a child struggling with an addiction, it is full of ups and downs. Mothers and fathers came together Friday night to give each other some support.

Senator Harper Peterson has sponsored a bill in the General Assembly to reboot the state's film tax credit program.

An employee of a manufacturing company opened fire at its suburban Chicago plant Friday, killing five people and wounding five police officers before he was fatally shot,

Deidra and Eddie Dickens bought the tickets for the special date night on Craigslist — only to realize they were fake.

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‘I’ve done my job as a mother’: Families with children battling addiction come together

For families who have a child struggling with an addiction, it is full of ups and downs. Mothers and fathers came together Friday night to give each other some support.
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Bridge closure causes some Oak Island businesses to suffer

The G.V. Barbee Bridge to Oak Island closed in October for repairs, and people on the island are ready to see it reopen.
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North Carolina lawmaker files bill to reinstate film tax credit program

Senator Harper Peterson has sponsored a bill in the General Assembly to reboot the state's film tax credit program.

Battle of Moores Creek Bridge to be reenacted for 243rd anniversary

After the government shutdown threaten an upcoming event at the Moores Creek National Battlefield, turns out it will take place after all. 
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Diamond Hawks go 1-1 on Opening Day

UNCW baseball fell in their season opener on Friday afternoon , but responded with a win over VMI in the night cap.
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Feast Down East is re-shaping food insecurity

Neighborhoods where residents don't always have access or money for healthy foods are known as food insecure neighborhoods. They're found across the state and our area but, health food advocates are trying to change that.

NC man accused of fracturing toddler’s skull

Bond has been set at $2 million for a Raleigh man he beat his girlfriend's baby, causing a skull fracture earlier this week, according to court documents.
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Gunman kills 5 people, wounds 5 police at Illinois business

An employee of a manufacturing company opened fire at its suburban Chicago plant Friday, killing five people and wounding five police officers before he was fatally shot, police said.

Payless ShoeSource to shutter all of its remaining US stores

Paylesss ShoeSource is shuttering all of its 2,100 remaining stores in the U.S. and Puerto Rico, joining a list of iconic names like Toys R Us and Bon-Ton that have been shuttered in the last year.
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Dave Chappelle hand-delivers tickets to couple who got scammed on Craigslist

Deidra and Eddie Dickens bought the tickets for the special date night on Craigslist — only to realize they were fake.
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Trump tests presidential power, declares emergency at border

President Donald Trump announced Friday that he will declare a national emergency to fulfill his pledge to construct a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.
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WWAY Health Fair preview: Importance of having a primary care physician

The WWAY Health Fair sponsored by New Hanover Regional Medical Center is just a week away. Do you know the importance of having a family care provider?

Sewer work may cause lane closures on Wooster, South College roads

Drivers may experience temporary lane closures on portions of Wooster Street and South College Road starting Monday as Cape Fear Public Utility Authority conducts inspections and maintenance on sanitary sewer mains.

Break from Brogden? Some Wilmington schools cut from holiday tourney

After a 25-year run, the historical Brogden Holiday Basketball Tournament might never again feature all four Wilmington public high schools.
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Kaepernick, Eric Reid settle collusion grievances with NFL

Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid have settled collusion lawsuits against the NFL.
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EPA hits Chemours for not notifying on new compounds

A chemical maker's North Carolina plant may have broken federal law by failing to notify the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency before it started manufacturing and repurposing new industrial compounds, the agency said this week.
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Freeman Park closed as crews set up for beach nourishment project

Freeman Park in Carolina Beach is temporarily closed to prepare for the upcoming beach nourishment project.

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Diamond Hawks go 1-1 on Opening Day

UNCW baseball fell in their season opener on Friday afternoon , but responded with a win over VMI in the night cap.

Break from Brogden? Some Wilmington schools cut from holiday tourney

After a 25-year run, the historical Brogden Holiday Basketball Tournament might never again feature all four Wilmington public high schools.
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Kaepernick, Eric Reid settle collusion grievances with NFL

Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid have settled collusion lawsuits against the NFL.

CBS Sports Network to premiere “Althea & Arthur” documentary

Arthur Ashe and Althea Gibson are two legends of the sport of tennis. As the first black athletes to cross the color barrier in international tennis, Ashe and Gibson helped to inspire generations of young athletes after them to get involved in the sport.

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