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Sen. Graham says he’s told Trump to ‘speak up’ on COVID vaccines

As he recovers from a breakthrough infection of the coronavirus, Sen. Lindsey Graham says he has urged former President Donald Trump to press his supporters to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

UNCW says no students have tried using fake vaccine cards to bypass testing requirements

As administrators prepare for the upcoming fall semester and COVID-19 continues to spread, college and university officials are met with a new challenge of detecting fake COVID-19 vaccination cards.

NYC, big employers taking hard line against vaccine holdouts

New York on Tuesday became the nation's first big city to announce it will require proof of COVID-19 vaccination at restaurants, shows and gyms, joining a growing list of state and local governments and major employers taking a hard line against both the surging delta variant and vaccine holdouts.

NC to require all workers at state-funded facilities to be vaccinated

Those affected by the order can apply for an exemption for medical or religious reasons.

South Carolinians can get COVID-19 vaccine from family doctor starting Aug. 2

Starting next month, access to the life-saving COVID-19 vaccine will be a lot more accessible for people across the state.

Biden says getting COVID-19 vaccine ‘gigantically important’

With the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reporting just 56.2% of Americans receiving at least one dose of the Covid 19 vaccine, President Joe Biden says it's critically important for as many Americans as possible to get vaccinated.

Has the delta variant made its way to the Cape Fear? Officials say it’s likely

Health officials in New Hanover County are keeping an eye on the COVID-19 cases as numbers are creeping up yet again.

Cape Fear Craft Beer Alliance partners with county for vaccine events

A shot and a beer. The Cape Fear Craft Beer Alliance has teamed up with New Hanover County Health to hold COVID-19 vaccine clinics.

Delta variant now accounts for about 58% of COVID-19 cases in US, CDC says

A highly contagious variant of the novel coronavirus that was initially identified in India now accounts for about 58% of all COVID-19 cases in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Governor Cooper appoints new general counsel

Fletcher replaces William McKinney, who served as the Governor’s Legal Counsel from January 2017 until July 2021 and has returned to private practice.

‘Christmas in Harmony’ filming next week

Even though it's the dog days of August, a new movie production is making the Cape Fear think about the yuletide season.

‘American Idol’ to hold virtual auditions for NC, SC on Friday

You must be a legal U.S. resident born on or between June 2, 1992 and September 15, 2006 to participate this season.

‘There are only so many beds’: COVID-19 surge hits hospitals

Florida hospitals slammed with COVID-19 patients are suspending elective surgeries and putting beds in conference rooms, an auditorium and a cafeteria.