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BCSO: Issue may affect calling 911, call 910-253-7490 instead

According to an alert from the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office, they are experiencing widespread issues that may affect calling 911.

Update: Two rescued from ocean near Sunset Beach

We now have the 9-1-1 calls from early Monday morning.

Woman calls 911 with toes after hands crushed changing tire

A woman whose hands were crushed while she was changing a tire on the side of an interstate in South Carolina managed to call for help using her toes.

FCC votes to set up 3-digit suicide hotline number like 911

Federal regulators are setting up a new three-digit number to reach a suicide prevention hotline in order to make it easier to seek help and reduce the stigma associated with mental health.

State Officials Issue Guidance for 911 Calls During Hurricane

As Hurricane Dorian approaches, the North Carolina 911 Board and county 911 centers are preparing to ensure continuous and effective emergency services throughout the storm.

Cellular outage in Pender County affecting 911 service

The Pender County Sheriff's Office says US Cellular is experiencing an outage affecting cellular devices calling 911 in Pender County.

New Hanover County 911 calls rerouted because of fiber cut

New Hanover County 911 calls are being rerouted to operators in Brunswick County because of a fiber cut, a spokeswoman says.

911 service restored after interruption across the Southeast

Service to 911 centers in North Carolina and throughout the Southeast was restored Thursday afternoon, according to telecommunications companies.

‘Mama! Mama!’: 3-year-old hailed a hero after 911 call helps mom

It's a 911 call that has Liberty County deputies calling a 3-year-old a hero.

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President Donald Trump delivers remarks at Robeson County Fairgrounds

This comes shortly after Trump declared his support for a bill that would federally recognize the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina.

Health department issues order banning church’s in-person events after COVID-19 outbreak

Mecklenburg County leaders have issued an order barring the church from holding in-person gatherings for the next two weeks.

Jerry Jeff Walker, Texas singer and songwriter, dies at 78

Walker died Friday of cancer after battling throat cancer and other health issues for several years.

Woman arrested for deadly shooting

Wallace Police arrested and charged Marshje Swinson, 26, with First Degree Murder in the shooting death of Lonnel Henderson, 26.