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North Carolina town debuts beach clean-up baskets

Those headed to the beach can help keep the Crystal Coast clean thanks to baskets now available at access points.

Experts ask beachgoers to tread lightly as rare sea turtles show up on NC coast

A second rare sea turtle nested along the shores of eastern North Carolina in recent weeks, in Atlantic Beach, and an expert is cautioning beachgoers and turtle watchers to tread lightly around the creatures rarely seen in the area.

‘We’re ready for it’: NC beaches make changes to prevent drownings

If you’re planning a trip to the beach this summer, you may notice some changes to help keep you safe.

Teenager who lost leg in shark attack to get free prosthetic

The North Carolina teenager who lost her left leg in a shark attack is getting a prosthetic leg free of charge.

Teenager’s leg amputated after weekend shark attack

A 17-year-old who was attacked by a shark on the North Carolina coast last weekend says she had a leg amputated.

Park ranger: 17-year-old girl bitten by shark

A teenager suffered a shark bite at a beach location at Fort Macon State Park on Sunday, according to a park ranger.

Nearly 200 attend vigil for man who died trying to save boy at Atlantic Beach

Family and friends came together Friday evening to remember Austin Potter. Potter and his girlfriend's son both died after being caught in rip currents on Tuesday.

Woman mourns loss of son, boyfriend who got caught in rip current

The woman who lost her son and boyfriend after they drowned off of Atlantic Beach Tuesday says to cherish the ones you love because everything can change in an instant.

Man, child die after being caught in rip current at Atlantic Beach

A juvenile and a man in his 20s both drowned at Atlantic Beach on Tuesday.

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Multiple injuries in traffic accident in Southport

The accident happened on Long Beach Road near Faith Boulevard. Fire and EMS are treating those injured.

Swimmer drowns in Surf City

Advanced life support was administered from Pender EMS and Fire and the Surf City Fire Department, but the victim did not survive.

Trump picks Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court

Trump hailed Barrett as “a woman of remarkable intellect and character,” saying he had studied her record closely before making the pick.

First NFL player ruled inactive for COVID-19 test

ATLANTA (CBS) - A.J. Terrell has officially been ruled out for Week 3 as the first NFL player to be placed on the league's...