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North Carolina ranks third in country for animal shelter kills

According to a new study, 55,900 animals were killed by shelters in North Carolina in 2018. That makes our state third in the country for most kills.

Pedaling for a purpose: just a man, his pup, and a rubber chicken

He is not just your average man biking across the country, he is a man on a mission to raise awareness for animal shelters across the nation.

CFCC students construct dog houses to donate

It's final exam season for many college students but one group of students is using that time to give back to the community.

Lucky puppy up for adoption

'Clover', the sole survivor of an animal abuse case last month is available for adoption at the Onslow County Animal Services.

Rescued animals from Pender Co. arrive at Greensboro trauma center

videoNearly 100 animals rescued from a home in Pender County last week have arrived at the Guilford County Animal Shelter. The News & Record of Greensboro reported that 56 dogs, 41 chickens and a goat have been placed with the shelter's trauma center.

Doggie discrimination: Black, brown, big dogs harder to adopt out

video Doggie discrimination? It's a phenomenon some animal shelters face. It turns out, some people overlook dogs because of the color of their fur.

Middle school student braves the heat to help Pender Co. Animal Shelter

video You may recall back in December, we brought you the story of a special middle school student. In the frigid cold, then 12-year-old Ari Garsh, volunteered his time and money to collect pet food at a local Lowe's food store for the Pender County Animal Shelter. Today, we caught up with Ari, now 13, as he braved the dangerous heat for a cause he truly believes in.

Brunswick County Animal Shelter gives OK on adoptions

Dog adoptions are back on at the Brunswick County Animal Shelter. Adoptions were put on hold last month after two dogs tested positive for distemper, a highly-contagious respiratory disease.

Dog adoption back on in Brunswick County

Dog adoptions are back on at the Brunswick County Animal Shelter. Adoptions were put on hold last month after two dogs tested positive for distemper, A highly-contagious respiratory disease.

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Renovated Lizzie Borden house on the market, again

A home where Lizzie Borden lived in Fall River, Massachusetts, is on the market again.

NHCS installs reverse osmosis water coolers

New Hanover County Schools has installed bottle-less water coolers at schools currently serviced by the Cape Fear Public Utility Authority (CFPUA) Sweeney Water Treatment Plant.