Southeastern North Carolina's past is filled with legend and lore. From landmarks to ghost stories; from big screen bounty to pirate booty. Join WWAY for a journey into the region's history. The first and third Thursday of each month on WWAYTV3.com we'll tell another tale in Cape Fear History & Mysteries. Some clearly fact. Others steeped in fable... or are they?"
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It's a famous story that's about an unknown creature that killed many animals in Bladen County in the early 1950s.
It's the story of the ghost of the Burgwin-Wright House in Wilmington in this edition of Cape Fear History and Mysteries.
A historic home in Wilmington has a long story to tell that includes people behind bars and an execution.
It's a story of legends, love and loss. Charlie and Rose Lucas -- two famous blues musicians -- who have played with the cream of the crop.
The Cape Fear area is full of history and tall tales. Let's talk about history dating back to the 1700s and how the Cape Fear River impacted our state.
The Battle of Moore's Creek Bridge was one of the first revolutionary war battles fought in North Carolina.
The Cape Fear area is full of history and tall tales, but who were the first settlers to come to our region?
It's one of the most written-about maritime mysteries in history and it happened right here in North Carolina.
Rachel Loman was a nurse in World War I. She lived and went to nursing school here and she served overseas.