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Hull repairs complete on USS North Carolina, cofferdam flooded on Tuesday

After more than a year and several million dollars, the hull repairs on the Battleship North Carolina are complete.

Battleship North Carolina celebrates its 80th birthday

On Friday, Battleship North Carolina kicking off a month-long celebration to mark the upcoming 60th anniversary of its arrival in Wilmington.

Azalea Fest holds first event of 2021: Art Unveiling

The 2021 Azalea Festival is right around the corner, and the festival held its first event of the year on Monday.

Battleship North Carolina to celebrate 80th birthday

On April 9, 1941, North Carolina was commissioned into the U.S. Navy, making this year the Battleship’s 80th birthday.

Battleship North Carolina providing free Wi-Fi for students learning remotely

The USS North Carolina has been a popular tourist destination since coming to Wilmington in 1961. Now it is drawing students needing internet access for remote learning. 

Battleship NC delays opening on Friday because of forecast flooding

The Battleship North Carolina won't open to visitors until 10 a.m. on Friday because of expected flooding.

Museums, aquarium, other attractions announce reopening dates

Many museums and family-friendly attractions in the Cape Fear have been closed for nearly six months due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Wilmington named the country’s first World War II Heritage City

President Donald Trump stopped in the Port City on Wednesday to declare Wilmington America's first World War II “Heritage City.”

How will the new ‘WWII Heritage City’ designation impact our tourism?

Wilmington has been named the first World War II Heritage City in the United States. Many are wondering what kind of impact that will have on our tourism.

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Some struggle with Myrtle Beach heat, while Midwesterners want to move here because of it

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After board member tests positive for Covid-19, New Hanover school board to meet virtually

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Distress Bandannas being sold to help raise funds for teen driver safety talks

Teen driver safety is a big concern for many parents of new drivers around the Cape Fear. One organization is setting out to tackle the issue and raise awareness for the cause. 

Pair tried to rob someone at knifepoint in Myrtle Beach, police say

Two people allegedly tried to rob someone at knifepoint Friday in Myrtle Beach, according to warrants.