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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.

White House shares more details on President Trump’s upcoming visit

Preparations are underway as President Donald Trump is set to be in Wilmington on Wednesday.

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Sailing from ENC to Europe, the new adventure starts this summer

Sam Holmes is setting sail across the Atlantic Ocean and he is launching from Oriental

Timely hitting leads Pender softball past rival Heide Trask

The Pender High School softball team battled back not once, but twice on Monday night to take down rival Heide Trask, 3-2. 

Four Cape Fear area football teams punch their ticket to the state playoffs

The high school football regular season is in the books as focus across the area shifts to the NCHSAA State Playoffs. Four Cape Fear area teams will have an opportunity to bring home the title in 2021.