WPD increases reward on unsolved murder

Wilmington police have increased the reward amount in the city's only unsolved murder this year. The police department and CrimeStoppers are offering $10,000 to anyone who has information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for killing Ronald Conyers.

Walk to Overcome Hunger

Many local residents showed their support for a worthy cause Sunday, by putting on their walking shoes. The 28th annual "Communities Responding to Overcome Poverty" or "Crop Walk" drew a crowd of more than a hundred people to raise awareness for hunger relief.

NAACP: Goal is movement, not moment

videoThe NAACP State Convention is in Wilmington this weekend and the president of the state chapter delivered his State of the State address Friday. Rev. William Barber repeatedly reminded his audience that working towards the NAACP's goals is movement, not a moment. The president of the North Carolina NAACP delivered his State of the State address to a group of responsive and enthusiastic supporters.

NAACP holds symposium on Race Riot

NC NAACP President Rev. Barber spoke to a filled ballroom about not only asking for recognition of what he calls terrorists riots, but legal response as well.

NAACP to hold Youth Night

Getting young people off the streets and more involved is on the NAACP's agenda. As a result it's hosting a youth night Friday.

After delays, Topsail Beach nourishment project underway

After being delayed for several months, the topsail beach nourishment project is finally under way.

High school student makes ‘inmate’ shirts

Some local Pender County students are taking a stand against a new school policy in a controversial way.

Firefighters to hold fund raiser ball

The Wilmington Professional Firefighters Association is holding a big fund raiser Friday night in downtown Wilmington.

Owner of damaged sailboat awarded money from state

The owner of a sailboat damaged by the Wrightsville Beach drawbridge has been awarded money from the state.

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