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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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American Red Cross needs blood donations; offering chance at music festival VIP experience

All who come to give Aug. 1-15, 2021, will automatically be entered for a chance to win an exclusive, VIP trip for two to the sold-out 2021 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival.

“She was the glue to our family”: double homicide victim’s family still recovering

Family members are still grieving after a shooting Saturday morning claimed two lives, including Bri'yanna Williams.

Attorney General ‘optimistic’ New Hanover Co. will benefit from $26B opioid agreement

Attorney General Josh Stein paid a visit to the Port City on Tuesday, taking time to discuss some pressing issues.

OIB Sea Turtle Protection on the lookout after nests repeatedly damaged

Ocean Isle Beach Sea Turtle Protection Organization volunteers are on the lookout after several sea turtle nests have been repeatedly damaged.