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North Carolina police officer hit by motorcyclist during chase

A North Carolina police officer was injured when a motorcyclist trying to elude law enforcement hit him during a chase.

Canada clears Johnson & Johnson vaccine, first to approve four

Health Canada on Friday became the first major regulator to approve four difference vaccines.

$1M for Minneapolis fences, barricades for Floyd death trial

Minneapolis and Hennepin County officials will spend at least $1 million to put up fences and other barricades ahead of the trial for the former officer charged with murder in the death of George Floyd.

9 great apes get COVID-19 vaccinations at San Diego Zoo

The San Diego Zoo has vaccinated nine great apes for the coronavirus after a troop of gorillas in its Safari Park became infected.

US adds a strong 379,000 jobs in hopeful sign for economy

U.S. employers added a robust 379,000 jobs last month, the most since October and a sign that the economy is strengthening.

NC to participate in satellite internet pilot for students

Public school students in some of North Carolina’s most isolated areas could benefit from a new initiative that offers high-speed internet through low-orbit satellites.

NOAA to allow more harvest of dogfish in coming year

Federal fishing regulators are considering letting commercial fishermen catch more of a species of shark in the coming year.

Reports: NY officials altered count of nursing home deaths

Aides pushed state health officials to alter the public report so only residents who died inside long-term care facilities, and not those who became ill there and later died at a hospital, were counted.

Fauci, Corbett set for UNC-Chapel Hill virtual commencement

The class of 2021 at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will hear from Drs. Anthony Fauci and Kizzmekia Corbett for their spring commencement.

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WWAY 5th Quarter: March 5, 2021

Week two of the high school football season didn't disappoint across the Cape Fear with 11 teams in action. Sports Director Tanner Barth brings you all highlights and final scores on this weeks 5th Quarter.  

Driver crashes into a P.T.’s Grille

Earlier this week, a driver accidentally drove right into a P.T.'s Grille.

Whiteville native makes it to American Idol

A born and bred Columbus County man will soon be on TV screens across the nation.

Church takes communion from the pulpit to the parking lot

Port City Community Church  held a drive thru communion Friday, hoping to reach out to church members who still feel unsafe coming to in-person services.