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Man pleads guilty to selling hundreds of doses of crack in Bolivia neighborhood

A Brunswick County man pleaded guilty in federal court on Wednesday to drug charges. 

UNC suspends 3 fraternities that feds linked to drug ring

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has suspended three fraternities linked to a drug trafficking ring that federal prosecutors say funneled large amounts of drugs into three college campuses.

South Carolina city passes out Narcan in holiday gift bags

A holiday event of sorts for those in need of a helping hand. While food and supplies were passed out in the town of Lancaster, something else was in the gift bags – Narcan.

Police: 27 pounds of fentanyl found in North Carolina home

Authorities in North Carolina say they've completed one of the largest narcotic seizures in the county, confiscating 27 pounds of the opioid painkiller fentanyl.

Shallotte man gets 14 years on multiple drug charges

Federal prosecutors say a North Carolina man has been sentenced to 14 years in prison on multiple drug charges for which he pleaded guilty in May.

North Carolina man convicted in 2017 heroin death

A North Carolina man has been convicted of providing heroin in 2017 to a man who died of an overdose.

Texas baby with injection marks, positive heroin test, dies

Police say a 2-month-old girl who tested positive for heroin after being found unresponsive with injection marks at a West Texas home over the weekend has died.

North Carolina mother charged in daughter’s fatal overdose

A North Carolina sheriff's office has upgraded charges filed against a woman accused of providing methamphetamine and fentanyl-laced heroin to her 14-year-old daughter, who died of an overdose.

Oregon could become 1st US state to decriminalize hard drugs

In what would be a first in the U.S., possession of small amounts of heroin, cocaine, LSD and other hard drugs could be decriminalized in Oregon under a ballot measure that voters are deciding on in Tuesday’s election.

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New Hanover County GOP chair talks future of Republican Party after Trump

Now that President Donald Trump has left office, what's in store for the future of the republican party?

UNCW political science professor reacts to Trump absence from inauguration

Glaringly absent from Wednesday's inauguration ceremony was former President Donald Trump.

Two protesters show support for Trump in Wilmington on inauguration day

A couple of people unhappy with the inauguration of Joe Biden took to the streets in Wilmington today.

New Hanover High eager to kick-off the 2021 soccer season

The high school soccer season is in full swing for teams in the Cape Fear. Public Schools are five days away from opening up their 2021 season on January 25th.