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Habitual felon goes to prison for machete attack, identity theft

A jury found a Wilmington man guilty for a 2018  machete attack and identity theft in court on Friday afternoon.

Deputies looking for man accused of punching local Chick-fil-A employee in face

The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office needs your help finding a man who reportedly punched an employee at a Chick-fil-A while in the drive thru line.

Coastal North Carolina town replaces town manager

A North Carolina coastal town has named a new town manager after his predecessor resigned in the wake of a misdemeanor assault charge.

Police: Man assaulted family with Black Lives Matter sign

Authorities in North Carolina say that a man has been accused of assaulting two family members whose car displayed a homemade Black Lives Matter sign and a sign honoring Breonna Taylor.

North Carolina deputies confront, arrest man pointing AK-47

Sheriff's deputies have arrested a North Carolina man who they say pointed an assault rifle at them after they went to a home to serve him with a warrant.

Police: Woman attacked with baseball bat at Walmart

Police in North Carolina say a woman was arrested and charged with striking another woman with a baseball bat at a Walmart.

Woman accused of assaulting, throwing gas on another woman

A North Carolina woman is accused by a sheriff's office of throwing gasoline on another woman and trying to set a shed she was hiding in on fire.

Texas man accused of punch amid Trump argument turns self in

Authorities say a Texas man who was seen on video punching another man as they argued over President Donald Trump has turned himself in after police obtained a warrant for assault.

Man charged in attack on child dancer captured on Facebook

Authorities are looking for a Missouri man who is accused of punching a 12-year-old street performer in the head in an attack that was captured on Facebook Live and has been viewed hundreds of thousands of times.

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Prices are pumping! Why is it costing more for gas?

If you've been to the gas station over the last couple of weeks, you know it's costing more to fill up these days.

COVID-19 reported cases and percent positivity rate drop to 5% in New Hanover County

Over the past week, 396 new COVID-19 cases have been reported in New Hanover County – for a total of 16,581 cases since the start of the pandemic; and of that total, 15,103 people have recovered from the virus.

South Carolina lifts rule for mandatory masks in restaurants

South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster announced that the mandatory mask order for restaurants has been lifted, and now face coverings are recommended, according to a press release from the governor's office.

New Hanover County elementary students looking forward to full-time in the classroom

Many children enjoyed the sunshine on Friday at Long Leaf Park before heading back to the classroom full time on Monday.