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WWII veteran rings in 100 years with car parade

One U.S. army veteran was joined by the community in Wilmington Thursday to celebrate her 100th birthday!

Wilmington PD uses obscure federal program to borrow military gear

Police in Wilmington have been borrowing military surplus items such as generators and M-16 rifles from the Department of Defense.

Starz’s ‘Hightown’ relocating production to Wilmington for season 2

The local film industry will soon reckon with the dark realities of the opioid epidemic when Starz relocates production of its acclaimed new series “Hightown” to Wilmington this fall.

Wilmington’s Stein Mart among those closing due to COVID-19

Signs announcing a store-wide closing sale are now posted in Wilmington’s Stein Mart at 3501 Oleander Drive in Hanover Center.

‘Outer Banks’ stars shoot Kygo music video in Carolina Beach

Two cast members from Netflix’s “Outer Banks” will shine the spotlight on another North Carolina hotspot this summer – only this one is a little closer to home.

New Hanover County Schools adopts ‘Plan C’ for reopening

The New Hanover County Schools Board of Education voted Tuesday night to switch up the plans for reopening this fall.

Hugh MacRae Park sign covered with one honoring Wilmington 1898 figure

Protesters seeking to change the name of Hugh MacRae Park got more specific with their message on Monday.

Weekly drive-in movie series at UNCW starts in July

Movie theaters have been closed for quite some time due to COVID-19, but UNCW is doing its part by showing films starting next month.

Delays imminent for Hampstead Bypass

The NC Department of Transportation (DOT) is traveling down a rough stretch of highway right now.

Second Wilmington grocery store confirms COVID-19 case

An employee for Whole Foods Market in Wilmington tested positive for COVID-19 earlier this week.

Wrightsville Beach Coast Guard welcomes new station dog

Sadie, a 10-week-old chocolate lab, has spent the past two weeks sniffing out her new home at the U.S. Coast Guard Station Wrightsville Beach, where she assumed the role as the new station dog.

Wilmington teen Graysen Pinder wins Kids Baking Championship

Wilmington’s Graysen Pinder is Food Network’s newest Kids Baking Champion after winning in the season finale episode Monday.

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PM Johnson says England to go under new lockdown as UK virus cases pass 1 million

The U.K. reported more than 21,900 new confirmed cases on Saturday, bringing the country's total since the start of the pandemic to over 1 million.

Early voting period ends

Polls are open until 3 p.m. this Halloween. After that, potential voters will have to wait until Election Day.

Oh boy! Pregnant woman stands in 3-hour line to vote on her due date

While there was much grumbling about the lengthy three-hour wait, most of the soon-to-be voters cheerily held a sense of camaraderie.

Hunter Biden’s laptop, text messages, and emails become major campaign issue

Biden was sailing along until Trump and other conservatives turned his son into campaign fodder.