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

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.

First ever Kemp’s Ridley sea turtle nest found on Bald Head Island

The sea turtle season is underway along our coast and history was made this week when the Bald Head Island turtle patrol found its first ever Kemp's Ridley nest.

State awards more than $22M to coastal towns for Hurricane Florence recovery

The state Division of Water Resources has awarded $22 Million to 13 coastal towns and counties to help with recovery efforts following Hurricane Florence.

Bald Head Island issues voluntary evacuation of short-term rentals

The Village of Bald Head island has declared a State of Emergency, which means a voluntary evacuation is underway.

Bald Head Island Public Safety Director retires

Bald Head Island is in need of a new public safety director after Carl Pearson retired last week.

More than $2.9M approved to restore Bald Head Island beach

The State of North Carolina and FEMA have approved $2.9 million to reimburse expenses to restore hurricane and tropical storm related beach damage.

Bird found on BHI sets new longevity record for species

A bird discovered on Bald Head Island last fall has set a new record for the species, according to wildlife officials.

Residents protest against coyote trapping on Bald Head Island

A group of Bald Head Island residents protested against the village trapping coyotes in an effort to save sea turtle eggs.

Sweet! Bald Head Island candy shop opens mainland location

A candy shop started in Bald Head Island has expanded into Wilmington city limits.

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