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Two Brunswick County deputies cleared in shooting

The two Brunswick County deputies under investigation for shooting a Leland man last month have been cleared of any wrongdoing.

36 people and organizations associated with Sheriff Hewett under investigation

We're learning more about what kind of information the US Attorney is looking for against the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office. Monday the county attorney's office released a copy of the subpoena. Thirty-six people and organizations associated with Sheriff Ron Hewett and the department are being investigated.

Segway store opens in downtown Wilmington

videoYou may have seen police officers patrolling the streets on Segways in downtown Wilmington. But you may start seeing more than just police riding the transporters soon.

White party raises money for HIV, AIDS

If you were in downtown Wilmington Sunday night you may have seen a lot of people wearing white. If so, chances are, they were going to the second annual Coastal White Party.

Brunswick County holds terrorism drill

videoIf we had a terrorist attack here, would our emergency officials know how to respond? That's why a terrorism drill took place Sunday in Brunswick County. It's something many of us would rather not think about, but in this day in age it's a reality: terrorists targeting a nuclear power plant. Now emergency response officers are coming together to see how they would handle that situation.

Future of Bible classes in Pender County uncertain

Elective Bible classes in Pender County high schools face an uncertain future. The school board there has voted to review the status of the classes because the teachers aren't licensed to teach high school and they're not paid by the school system.

Cape Fear Roller Girls bring elegant violence to the sport

videoSugar and spice, but not everything's nice. The Cape Fear Roller Girls scrimmage every Thursday here in Wilmington. So lace up the skates, strap on your pads and fasten your helmets. You're about to skate your way from pink to black and blue with the Cape Fear Roller Girls.

Global Warming Conference at UNCW

A Conference at UNCW was aimed at informing the public about global warming. Researchers say as the temperatures rise, so do the chances of hurricanes.

NC beach named America’s best

For the first time, a North Carolina beach has taken the number one spot on America's Best Beaches List.

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Pender County Schools: Two-hour delay for in-person and remote learners

Pender County Schools will start class on a two-hour delay Thursday, January 28, due to weather conditions.

Need for speed reduction: residents and city discuss Greenville Loop Road

Some residents are banding together though Facebook, saying they want to make Greenville Loop Road safer.

A new face on Pleasure Island: getting to know Police Chief Vic Ward

Police Chief Vic Ward calls New Hanover County his second home. He grew up in Wilmington and Whiteville before attending UNCW.

Area high school senior selected for Class of 2025 at West Point Academy

A Cape Fear area high school senior has been selected to the attend the United States Military Academy at West Point.