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Hampstead man accused of illegally operating as a tow truck driver

A Hampstead man has been charged after allegedly illegally operating as a tow truck driver.

Duke Energy offers tips on how to beat the heat without breaking the bank

The heat is rising but that doesn't mean your energy bill has to do the same.

Gov. Cooper announces vaccine requirements for state employees

Governor Roy Cooper has announced new vaccine requirements for state government cabinet agencies.

Barrier island in Pender County to remain undeveloped

The North Carolina Coastal Land Trust has purchased Hutaff Island, the last privately-owned undeveloped barrier island in North Carolina.

Trillium Health Resources awarded Tailored Plan contract by NCDHHS

Tailored Plans are responsible for managing the state’s non-Medicaid behavioral health, developmental disabilities and TBI services for uninsured and underinsured recipients.

American Red Cross needs blood donations; offering chance at music festival VIP experience

All who come to give Aug. 1-15, 2021, will automatically be entered for a chance to win an exclusive, VIP trip for two to the sold-out 2021 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival.

Last privately-owned, undeveloped barrier island on NC coast is now protected forever

The North Carolina Coastal Land Trust has purchased Hutaff Island, the last privately-owned undeveloped barrier island in North Carolina.

Pender County Schools removes mask mandate this fall, parents react

Students in Pender County will not be required to wear mask this fall.

Smoke testing scheduled for Surf City

This test is to find deficiencies in the sewer system for repairs. It will also help test how well the sewer traps and vents in resident’s homes are working.

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UNCW men’s and women’s soccer schedules released

Both teams' schedules have been released as of Thursday.

Habitual felon sentenced to up to 4.5 years in prison

Evidence was presented by the State that Jones had committed a similar breaking and entering into a storage building in January of 2018 on Virginia Avenue.

Dept. of Insurance fines Humana $630,000

Humana has accepted the voluntary settlement agreement without admitting any liability or violation of any federal or state laws, regulations or rules.

Interior Department announces next steps for proposed offshore wind energy project

This project, if approved, would be the first to operate off North Carolina's shore and has the potential to provide considerable economic benefits to the region during construction and throughout the project's lifetime.