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New Hanover County offers free counseling to those impacted by fatal mass shooting

In light of the violent shootings that happened this past weekend in Wilmington, the New Hanover County Office of Diversity & Equity, Criminal Justice Services, Coastal Horizons, and other community organizations will offer free counseling support and referrals to anyone who has been impacted by the events.

Power of the Purse helping teenagers in the Cape Fear

Wilmington Health Access for Teens of Coastal Horizons is an organization dedicated to making sure young people in the Cape Fear have access to health services.

Group to host community online event about teen substance misuse

When teens experiment with illegal substances at a young age, it can have harmful impacts on their well being and health often causing problems later in life.

New Hanover County Schools: Title IX Committee discusses sexual assault prevention

In just the past few years, three New Hanover County School faculty members were arrested for the sexual assault of minors. Now, New Hanover County Schools is working to keep their students safe, rolling out plans in a Title IX Committee meeting Thursday.

Wilmington City Council gets update on opioid overdose program, changes billboard ordinance

On Tuesday the opioid overdose Quick Response Team (QRT) of Coastal Horizons gave Wilmington City Council an update on a program that's been underway for more than two years. It's a program they say has been a success.

Recovering addict offers advice as heroin overdoses spike in Wilmington

Wilmington Police and Coastal Horizons are warning people that overdoses are on the rise in the area.

Despite backlash, commissioners approve Trillium agreement for rehab center

New Hanover County Commissioners voted on Monday morning to move forward with The Healing Place rehab facility in Wilmington, but it didn't come without backlash from members of the board.

Rape crisis center raising awareness after local teacher arrested for sex crimes against students

A local rape crisis center is trying to educate kids in schools about what is and is not appropriate behavior after a Roland Grise Middle School band teacher was arrested on 12 sex crime charges, including some involving students.

State budget stalemate stalls opioid pilot program funding

The state budget stalemate continues to hinder funds for programs right here in Wilmington.

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Late inning herorics lifts Hoggard Softball back into the Class 4A State Champioship

The Hoggard softball team is once again on their way to the Class 4A State Championship series. The Vikings scored two runs in the bottom of the 7th inning on Tuesday night to knock off Fuquay-Varina in the East Finals, 3-2. 

Cape Fear Academy boys lacrosse advances to state title game with win over SouthLake Christian

The Cape Fear Academy boys lacrosse team jumped out to the early 3-0 lead against SouthLake Christian Academy on Tuesday night. The Hurricanes were able to use that momentum to pick up the 8-6 win and advance to the NCISAA DII State Championship game.

Holcomb finishes second as Cape Fear golfers compete in the state championship

Laney High School senior Grace Holcomb was one of the many golfers from across the Cape Fear that competed in the state tournament this week. Holcomb wrapped up her prep career for the Buccaneers on Tuesday by finishing Runner-Up in Class 4A. 

Coach, teammates remember West Brunswick football star killed in boating accident

A Brunswick County high school football star and his older brother are dead after an accident on the water in South Carolina over the weekend.