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Fostering Hope: The adoption and foster care crisis in North Carolina

North Carolina has over 10,000 children in foster care. The alarming number and the spike in children without homes over the past five years have some calling it a state-wide crisis. While everyone involved with these children agrees that reunification is the goal, it often doesn't happen. That is why there is a deep need for people to open their hearts and their homes.

EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: Southern Farm Days

videoThe 5th Annual Southern Farm Days is happening this weekend. The festival features exhibits and activities that showcase why life on a Carolina farm is so great.

Boys & Girls Homes give teen moms in need place to adjust to new role

Teen moms in Columbus County may soon get a helping hand in their new life. The Boys and Girls Home in Lake Waccamaw is in the process of opening a home, where pregnant teens in DSS care can live with their baby, while learning how to be a parent despite a lack of role models.

UNCW Razor Walker Award recognizes Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina

videoIt began more than 50 years ago as a home for young men struggling with family issues. Now it is a place where abused or neglected boys and girls can get the care and education they need to succeed.

Home Again

videoThe Boys and Girls Home of North Carolina provides care for children who have been abused or abandoned. Gary Faircloth, who was served by the group home more than 40 years ago has come full circle, he now runs the facility.

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Parents concerned about systemic racism, gender identity being taught in schools

About a dozen people protested outside Monday night's Bladen County Board of Education meeting with concerns about a new social studies curriculum they believe is harmful to their children.

New Hanover girls tennis outlasts Hoggard in matchup of unbeatens

The New Hanover High School girls tennis team used a fast start on Monday afternoon to take down rival Hoggard in a matchup of unbeaten teams, 6-3. 

Hoggard names John Lucas as new head volleyball coach

Hoggard High School announced their new head volleyball coach on Monday afternoon. John Lucas was hired to take over the Viking program headed into the fall. 

UNCW’s Trevor Marsh awarded CAA Baseball Player of the Week

Trevor Marsh was named Colonial Athletic Association Player of the Week after leading UNCW to a weekend sweep of the College of Charleston and clinching the South Division title.