Firework sales increase ahead 4th of July holiday

Firework sales are booming right now and it could have a lot to do with this year's canceled or postponed shows.

Residents hold special event to raise money for Sunset Beach Turtle Patrol

Residents held a special event to raise money for the Sunset Beach Turtle Patrol on Friday.

Anti-hate yard signs raise money for two local nonprofits

Yard signs promoting an anti-hate message will soon be popping up in front of homes around Pleasure Island.

Southport-NC Historical Society has volunteer-from-home opportunities

The Southport-NC Historical Society is looking for volunteers and you can stay at home to help.

Town of Leland makes changes in recycle program

The Town of Leland is making some changes in its recycling program for the 2020-21 fiscal year.

Wilmington Police Chief Donny Williams talks future plans and police firings

Three police firings came on the first day on the job for Wilmington's first black police chief, Donny Williams.

Local brewers craft new beer to support racial equality

Craft breweries across the United States, including here in the Cape Fear, are planning to launch a new beer in support of equality for people of color, joining other brands in responding to the growing unrest over racial issues.

UNCW student-athletes speaking out against racism

Athletes all across the nation have had their voices heard when it comes to the Black Lives Matter movement, but over the last month the number of athletes has grown. Student-athletes at UNCW are now adding their voices into the mix. 

Family Dollar customer reports vandalism targeted towards black community

Someone targeted a local business using graffiti to speak out against the Black Lives Matter movement.

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