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Small black bear spotted on Wrightsville Beach; officials warn residents and visitors

The Wrightsville Beach Police Department is warning people of a furry visitor seen walking down the beach. 

Charlotte family reunites with their pup after 8 trying days in Brunswick Co.

After a terrible car crash, the Williams family's dog, Ivy, escaped in Leland. She is back with her family now.

Animal Control seizes dogs and files charges in 2 separate cases

Columbus County Animal Control seized a total of 8 dogs in two separate incidents Wednesday and issued 27 criminal summons for cruelty to animals, according to a release.

Dog named Scarface attacks family for dressing it in sweater

Police in Florida say a dog named Scarface attacked a family who tried to put a sweater on it.

Investigators: Pregnant EMS worker bitten by pit bull

A pregnant paramedic in Macon County was bitten while on the job by a pit bull.

Puppies found in pillowcase on Blue Ridge Parkway

Animal control officials in Haywood County are taking care of seven newborn puppies after they were found tied up in a pillowcase and left on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Area media outlets report the puppies appeared to be two days old when they were found Sept. 5.

Nearly 50 dogs rescued from suspected Duplin County puppy mill

The Humane Society of the United States said nearly 50 dogs were rescued from a suspected Duplin County puppy mill Friday.

Leland approves offering services to three neighboring towns

video Leland Town Council passed an agreement Thursday night to extend services to Belville, Navassa and Sandy Creek. They agreed to offer both animal control and building inspection services to the three Brunswick County towns if they choose to accept.

9 dogs die in Salisbury animal clinic fire

Nine dogs have died in a fire at an animal clinic in Salisbury.

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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.