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Mother charged after 2 NC children abandoned in Mississippi; 1 dies

A Mississippi sheriff says a 2-year-old North Carolina girl has been found dead after she and her 7-year-old brother were abandoned in a pickup truck.

Autopsy reveals infant died due to neglect, parents charged with murder

The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office says two parents are charged with murder after an autopsy report revealed their baby died due to neglect.

Day care owner arrested after baby dies in hot van

Authorities say they've arrested the co-owner of a Florida day care after a 5-month-old was left in a hot van and died.

IHOP employees find naked toddler in parking lot, adults passed out in van

A woman and her fiance face charges after a naked toddler was found wandering around a Panama City parking lot.

‘The odor was unbearable’: Kids removed from feces-ridden Myrtle Beach home

A Myrtle Beach couple is in jail after police found two children covered in bed bug bites and living in animal feces inside a Socastee home.

Tennessee couple forced child to drink toilet water, police say

A Tennessee couple is charged with aggravated child neglect and abuse after a doctor said the man's 9-year-old daughter suffered abuse that amounted to torture.

Police: South Carolina dad withheld hearing aid from 8-year-old daughter

A South Carolina father is accused of child deprivation and neglect after allegedly withholding his 8-year-old daughter's hearing aid for more than two months.

Parents arrested for allegedly trying to sell kids for drugs, money

Two California parents were arrested on suspicion of trying to sell their own kids in exchange for money or drugs, officials said.

Parents charged with neglect of girl who has 17 rotting teeth

Police in Florida have charged a couple with child neglect after authorities say they ignored school officials for more than a year as they requested the couple bring their daughter for dental treatment.

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Preparations begin for the 2021 Cape Fear Fair and Expo

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Leland celebrates long-awaited completion of a multi-use path along Old Fayetteville Road

Dozens of people turned out Monday for an event years in the making, celebrating the completion of a path connecting Founders Park to North Brunswick High School. 

Commissioners clash over community violence prevention plans

Monday's New Hanover County Commissioner meeting grew tense when the conversation turned to violence prevention in the Cape Fear.

New Hanover County Commissioners pass stop gap funding to increase affordable housing

Monday morning, New Hanover County Commissioners unanimously approved a measure that could create more workforce housing in the region.