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Georgia city seeks grant to start flights to North Carolina

Officials in a south Georgia city have applied for a federal grant that could be used to start flights to North Carolina.

Police: Rapper Silento charged with murder in shooting death

Authorities say the Atlanta rapper Silento has been arrested and charged with murder in the January shooting death of his 34-year-old cousin.

2 detectives involved in Breonna Taylor’s death are fired

Two more officers involved in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor have been fired — a detective believed to have fired the fatal shot and another who sought the search warrant that led to the deadly raid.

Cars line up for miles for Tyler Perry Atlanta food giveaway

Thousands of people have jammed roads for miles in Atlanta to try to get boxes of food and gift cards donated by entertainer Tyler Perry.

Atlanta rapper Silento charged with driving 143 mph on I-85

Authorities say Atlanta rapper Silento was arrested Friday and has been accused of driving 143 mph on Interstate 85.

Pregnant woman pulls husband to safety after shark attack

Officials say a pregnant woman jumped into the water to save her 30-year-old husband when a shark latched onto his shoulder as he was snorkeling in the Florida Keys.

John Lewis mourned as ‘founding father’ of ‘better America’

John Lewis was celebrated as an American hero during his funeral as former President Barack Obama and others called on people to follow Lewis’ example and fight injustice.

Civil rights icon Lewis to lie in repose at Georgia Capitol

John Lewis will lie in repose at the Georgia capitol in his hometown of Atlanta in one of the last memorial services for the late Democratic congressman before he is buried.

Atlanta mayor slams Georgia governor after he sues her over masks

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms responded to Georgia Governor Brian Kemp's lawsuit against her and the city council over the mayor's mask mandate and recommendation to roll back reopenings.

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WWAY 5th Quarter: February 26, 2021

The 2021 high school football season started with a bang on Friday night with five teams from the Cape Fear in action. WWAY Sports Director Tanner Barth brings you the highlights and final scores from the 5th Quarter.

US advisers endorse single-shot COVID-19 vaccine from J&J

Shipments of a few million doses could begin as early as Monday.

Lady Gaga’s dogs recovered safely

Lady Gaga had offered a $500,000 reward for the safe return of the dogs.

Bars open indoor spaces Friday night

Downtown Wilmington looked a whole lot different Friday night. Starting at five o'clock, bars could open indoors at 30 percent capacity.