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Educational event aims to teach parents about teen substance abuse

Educating the community on substance misuse. That was the goal of a meeting at Port City Community Church Monday geared toward parents, educators, and mentors of 5th to 12th grade students.

Wilmington sees spike in heroin overdoses in the past month

The Wilmington Police Department and Coastal Horizons Center are warning Wilmington residents and visitors that heroin overdoses have spiked in the past month.

Earn some bills by picking the right duck at Coastal Duck Derby

This weekend you can beat the heat and have a quack-tastic time at Jungle Rapids in Wilmington at the 5th Annual Coastal Duck Derby to benefit Coastal Horizons.

Quick Response Team has helped more than 50 overdose survivors in six months

The opioid epidemic continues to destroy the lives of people across the Cape Fear region, but Coastal Horizons is putting their team to work.

New data show drug overdose deaths, suicides climbed at alarming rates in 2017

Overdoses are an all-too-frequent problem in our region because of opioid abuse. The Wilmington area is no stranger to the opioid epidemic.  It was once called the epicenter of the crisis.

Symposium brings stories and solutions to ongoing opioid crisis

This symposium comes after months of planning by the Congressman and other.

Mother of Sandy Hook victim talks mental health, shares message

School shootings have swept our nation in recent years, raising questions about the safety of our children.

Overdose pilot program meant to help find treatment

All eyes are on Wilmington as the city kicks off a new pilot program for the state. It focuses on the opioid crisis and it encourages users to get treatment.

Power of the Purse event to raise money for teen health program

How would you like to win a gorgeous, new Louis Vuitton Neverfull bag worth $1,200 and help a good cause along the way?

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Death toll in Florida collapse rises to 4; 159 still missing

Officials say there are still 159 people unaccounted for after the partial collapse of a beachside building in Florida.

UPDATE: US Marshals shoot wanted Pender Co. murder suspect in Whiteville

The State Bureau of Investigation is investigating an incident at the Whiteville Walmart Thursday afternoon. 

Memorial paddle out to be held for beloved Wrightsville Beach lifeguard Jeremy Owens

Jeremy Owens was a world-class ocean lifeguard, professional stunt man and world-level Jiu Jitsu black belt. 

Local organization seeks volunteers, funding for Masonboro Island July 4 cleanup

Volunteers and donors needed for cleanup on Masonboro Island after July 4th festivities.