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League of Women Voters of Lower Cape Fear offering candidate forums

The League of Women Voters of the Lower Cape Fear is conducting a series of online candidate forums in September.

Grandson of Harding and lover wants president’s body exhumed

James Blaesing asked a court in May for the 29th president's disinterment as a way “to establish with scientific certainty” that they are related.

Retired sanitation worker still answers call for former customers

Ronald Ellis served two decades in Raleigh's sanitation department before retiring at the end of 2015 as a crew supervisor. Despite his retirement, whenever Mary had a concern, she reached back out to Ellis.

Teen reels in massive catfish on Lake Wylie while fishing with grandparents

13-year-old Landon Anthony was fishing with his grandparents a few weeks ago when he reeled in a 36-pound catfish.

‘Jeopardy!’ season 37 premiere date announced

Ken Jennings, a 74-time champion and recently crowned "Jeopardy!" GOAT (Greatest Of All Time), will join the production this season as a consulting producer

‘World’s loneliest elephant’ okayed to quit zoo for new life

Dubbed the ‘world’s loneliest elephant’, Kaavan has languished at a zoo in the Pakistani capital of Islamabad for more than 35 years.

Lady Gaga dominates at MTV VMAs, The Weeknd wins top award

Lady Gaga cleaned house at the 2020 MTV Video Music Awards, while The Weeknd took home the top prize — and both pop stars sent important messages to viewers about the current state of the world: “Wear a mask” and “Justice for Jacob Blake and Breonna Taylor.”

At age 110 and 104, Ecuador couple certified as oldest married pair

There are longer marriages, but at the moment no other between people so old, according to Guinness World Records - just short of a combined 215 years.

Disney to allow Halloween costumes in park

Starting September 15, 2020 and ending on October 31, 2020, guests can wear costumes to celebrate the Halloween season.

Report: Satellites could change the night sky

Astronomers and stargazers say the metal devices reflect the sun's light and can appear as bright as star constellations.

‘The whole world celebrates’ on-camera birth of panda cub

She is the oldest giant panda to successfully give birth in the United States. 

Easy Italian cooking idea for dinner tonight!

Stay at home orders have more and more families exploring new recipes and fun in the kitchen.   Cliff Vasos of Carrabba's Italian Grill in Wilmington says that pasta recipes can be easy for the home cook and proves it by making Rigatoni Martino.

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Multiple injuries in traffic accident in Southport

The accident happened on Long Beach Road near Faith Boulevard. Fire and EMS are treating those injured.

Swimmer drowns in Surf City

Advanced life support was administered from Pender EMS and Fire and the Surf City Fire Department, but the victim did not survive.

Trump picks Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court

Trump hailed Barrett as “a woman of remarkable intellect and character,” saying he had studied her record closely before making the pick.

First NFL player ruled inactive for COVID-19 test

ATLANTA (CBS) - A.J. Terrell has officially been ruled out for Week 3 as the first NFL player to be placed on the league's...