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Governor Cooper talks effort to tackle opioid drug abuse at Coastal Horizon’s dinner

The Governor updated those at the Coastal Horizon's dinner of his administrations efforts to handle the ongoing drug overdose epidemic.

Health access service now open at Hoggard High School

An essential provider of health for students at all times. That is the mission of Wilmington Health Access for Teens, or WHAT, now open at Hoggard High School.

Your duck could win $1000 in the Coastal Duck Derby

The 3rd annual Coastal Duck Derby will feature some 15,000 ducks racing down Jungle Rapids' volcano water slide and into the lazy river, where the first duck to cross the finish line wins $1000 for the person who adopted it.

UNCW students host Walk in Her Shoes event

If you were on Chancellor's Walk Wednesday at UNCW, you may have noticed some gentlemen wearing high heels. It was all for a good cause.

Wilmington has a needle exchange program to help heroin users

The coalition also plans to hold an exchange each Friday from 1 to 5 p.m. in their offices at 3951 Market St. and more hours could be offered in the fall.

Brunswick County drug overdose rate almost double state average

According the State Center for Health statistics in 2014 Brunswick County nearly doubled the state average of prescription drug overdose deaths.

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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.