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Moores Creek National Battlefield to host nighttime candlelight tour

For the first time in four years, Moores Creek National Battlefield will host a candlelight tour in mid-November that will offer visitors a chance to step back in time to learn about life during the American Revolution in 1776.

Gov. Cooper says ‘it’s good news’ in fight against COVID-19

Gov. Roy Cooper and NCDHHS Secretary Dr. Mandy Cohen praised results of the ongoing battle against COVID-19 but said there was still work to be done.

Redistricting options from NC senators released to public

After two weeks of mapmaking in open meeting rooms, North Carolina senators have presented some proposals to the public on how they might redraw congressional or state Senate district lines for the next decade.

Cape Fear Valley Health modifies visitation policies as COVID-19 metrics improve

As COVID-19 metric improve, Cape Fear Valley Health is making the following modifications to the current visitation policy. 

New findings by North Carolina State University raise more concerns around PFAS’s in the Cape Fear

Four years ago, one of those chemicals (GenX) was found in our drinking water in the Cape Fear River. A recent study has given rise to more concern surrounding the 'forever chemicals'. 

CFCC Kicks Off ‘Countdown to College’ Application Nights

In recognition of College Application Week across North Carolina, Cape Fear Community College is launching a series of College Application Nights this week at the College’s Wilmington, Castle Hayne, Burgaw and Surf City locations.

Woman facing attempted arson charges in incident at Smithfield Foods in Bladen County

A Lumberton woman is facing several charges stemming from an incident at the Smithfield Foods plant in Tar Heel. According to the Bladen County Sheriff's Office, Latasha Rena Bittle, 26, allegedly threw a plastic jug with accelerants onto a break area canopy on October 12. 

Bladen County farmer says thief dug up portion of peanut crop

A Bladen County farmer says someone stole a portion of his peanut crop.

Body found near Bladenboro identified as missing woman

The body found on Lawrence Brown Road near Bladenboro on Monday has been identified as a woman last seen earlier this month.

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DA: Officers involved in August shooting won’t face charges

Two law enforcement officers will not face any charges following a shooting near downtown Wilmington in August, according to the district attorney's office.

Deputies: Man wanted for attempted murder arrested in Columbus County

A man wanted for attempted murder out of South Carolina was found in Columbus County, deputies say.

Man charged with murder in Columbus County shooting

A month after one man was shot and another injured in a shooting near Chadbourn, a suspect is now behind bars.

The Landfall Tradition to feature top collegiate female golfers

One of the country's top collegiate women’s golf tournaments, The Landfall Tradition, begins today at the Country Club of Landfall’s pristine Pete Dye Course near Wrightsville Beach.