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VFW Post 12196 honors Korean War Veterans

VFW Post 12196 of Leland hosted a Korean War veterans breakfast to honor all Korean War veterans living in Leland and surrounding areas.

New Hanover County Alcoholic Beverage Control board awards $510,000 in grants

“We are so very proud to award these grants to community organizations in New Hanover County,” said Cedric Dickerson, Vice Chair of the New Hanover County ABC Board.

Sheriff’s Office to host self-defense class for women

The class can accommodate up to 15 and will be geared mainly towards young women who are about to enter college, but the Sheriff's Office says they will take others as well.

Mt. Calvary Center for Leadership Development is Jammin’ by the River

Mt. Calvary Center for Leadership Development is holding it's President's Club Charity Dinner and Soiree by the River on July 31 to bring together donors, community leaders, and the public to celebrate a year of success.

New Hanover Co. man with autism makes annual wish for birthday cards

We have an update to a story we tell you about each year around this same time on a local man with autism who just wants cards in the mail for his birthday in August. 

Atkinson group to host community event benefiting Safe Haven of Pender County

A recent domestic violence incident which claimed the life of a woman last month has spurred one Pender County community to action. 

Carolina Beach Ocean Rescue competing in National Lifeguard Championships

The Carolina Beach Ocean Rescue team is looking for your support as members head to nationals for this year's lifeguard competition.

Franklin Square Gallery welcomes 2021 Summer Regional Art Show

SOUTHPORT, NC (WWAY) -- The annual juried Summer Regional Art Show opens Friday at Franklin Square Gallery in Southport. The event runs through August 21,...

Volunteers attempting to bring a historic cemetery back to life

Around a dozen people turned out Saturday to continue the process of cleaning up a historic cemetery near Maides Park. 

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Veteran small business grants available; deadline Friday

Grants will range from $10,000 to $50,000, and winners do not have to pay them back.

American Red Cross needs blood donations; offering chance at music festival VIP experience

All who come to give Aug. 1-15, 2021, will automatically be entered for a chance to win an exclusive, VIP trip for two to the sold-out 2021 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival.

“She was the glue to our family”: double homicide victim’s family still recovering

Family members are still grieving after a shooting Saturday morning claimed two lives, including Bri'yanna Williams.

Attorney General ‘optimistic’ New Hanover Co. will benefit from $26B opioid agreement

Attorney General Josh Stein paid a visit to the Port City on Tuesday, taking time to discuss some pressing issues.