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Now that’s a hazard! South Carolina golfer’s ball lands on alligator’s back

Some golfers take twisted pleasure in playing their ball "as it lies" after errant shots on the course, sometimes resorting to bizarre and improbable escape shot attempts rather than accepting a stroke penalty.

Police: Goat ‘arrested’ after report of break-in

Police in eastern North Carolina say they’ve “arrested” a goat after they got a call reporting an attempted break-in.

Several tagged sharks swimming off North Carolina coast

It’s an apex predator party of sorts off the coast of North Carolina with six Great White sharks currently swimming offshore.

Western NC fast food worker stops traffic with funny, flamboyant style

At lunchtime, customers fall in line at the Chick-fil-A in South Asheville. Whether they order at the drive-thru or wait for curbside pickup, they want their fast food fast.

Family sues after California man dies in taco eating contest

The son of a California man who choked to death during an amateur taco eating contest at a minor league baseball game is suing the event’s organizers for negligence.

Prayer vigil planned for stricken rapper DMX

A prayer vigil is planned outside the suburban New York hospital where rapper DMX remains on life support following a heart attack.

What Did We Miss? Man steals $1250 worth of Girl Scout cookies

One man's sweet tooth gets him in trouble PLUS a dad brings his toddler way too close to an elephant for a selfie.

Dying patient marries fiancee at North Carolina hospital

A patient at Duke University Hospital learned last week that he has perhaps only days to live. The one thing he wanted to do before dying was to marry the love of his life.

SpaceX launches test rocket, breaks apart before landing

SpaceX has chalked up another failed landing for Starship, its prototype Mars rocket.

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Man dies in single vehicle accident on Highway 17

The accident occurred on Saturday, Apr. 10, around 1 p.m. roughly two miles south of Bolivia.

Sixth person shot in York County mass shooting dies at hospital

His family reported Friday that Shook was out of surgery and stable, but wasn’t out of the woods quite yet. Hours later, the coroner’s office released the news that Shook has lost his battle.

The Salvation Army holds spring fundraiser during the Azalea Festival

This is the second year the Salvation Army of the Cape Fear Women's Auxiliary is not holding its annual "Spring Fling", traditionally held during the Azalea Festival, and like last year, it's been canceled because of the pandemic.

NHRMC and Novant Health partner with Cape Fear Habitat to build their 11th home

Novant health and New Hanover Regional Medical Center partnering with Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity to sponsor a home for a local mother of two .