Governor Cooper requests additional disaster declaration for Individual Assistance after Dorian

On Saturday Governor Roy Cooper sent an additional request to President Trump for federal assistance to North Carolina residents who are hurting from Hurricane Dorian. The request asks for Individual Assistance for Carteret, Dare, Hyde and New Hanover counties and adds Jones County to the list of requested counties to receive Public Assistance.
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Twin towers rise to greatness

It's pretty rare to start on two varsity teams in high school, but one athlete here at Hoggard does that, and much more. Ayla Johnson is a key player for both the volleyball and basketball teams, but she feels a real sisterhood with the football team.

‘We the People’ march rallies in downtown Wilmington

Thousands joined in Washington, D.C. for the "We the People" march and, right here in the Port City, community members rallied just the same. 

Healthy ecosystem starts with native plants in your garden

New Hanover County Arboretum wants to help residents make conscious decisions in their yard. 
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Could year-round schools be eliminated in New Hanover?

New Hanover County school district is proposing a major change to scheduling.
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Commission places hearty restriction on flounder harvest season

Nearly three weeks ago, the North Carolina Marine Fisheries Commission closed recreational fishing until next year and gave commercial fisherman a much shorter season for Southern Flounder. 

It’s International PARK(ing) Day

You may have seen some really creative parking spaces on Front Street in downtown Wilmington because it's International Parking Day.

Trees planted at T.B. Lilly Park to replace ones lost during hurricane

Last year, Hurricane Florence destroyed many trees in the TB Lily Park in Wilmington. However, volunteers came out to fix that!

Civil War-era cannon restored, installed at Fort Anderson Historic Site

A little, or rather a large, piece of history is being installed nearly 155 years after the fall of Brunswick Town and Fort Anderson Historic Site.

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