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Back to school, preventing drug use

videoStudents across our area are preparing to head back to school. A new study shows parents should also be preparing for potential risky behavior, particularly drug use.

Tip leads to large heroin bust

Nearly $100,000 worth of drugs is off the street tonight. The New Hanover County Sheriff's department says this is its largest heroin bust to date.

Drug bust targets more than 100 suspected dealers

videoNew Hanover County Sheriffs are cracking down on drug problems in our area.

Three arrested in cocaine bust

A drug bust in Pender County ended with three men behind bars and a kilogram of cocaine off the streets Monday.

Elementary school student faces drug charges

A fifth grader brings two bags of marijuana to Hunter's Creek Elementary School.

Cape Fear 2020: Teens and drugs

videoDrugs use among teenagers is a problem nationwide and it's no different in our area. In today's Cape Fear 2020 report we take a look at the use of drugs among teens now -- and what you should be aware of in the future.

6 out of 10 New Hanover County high school students try drugs

A spokesperson for New Hanover County schools says schools are committed to warning students about the dangers of sex and drugs, but educators say there's only so much they can do.

Star athlete facing drug charges

videoFor the second time in three months a top running back for the state champs is facing drug charges. You might remember back in October, Hoggard football star Rashad Williams was arrested on drug charges. Ironically enough, it's his replacement who is facing charges this time.

Deputies arrest “well connected” drug dealer

videoA Wilmington Man is behind bars after New Hanover County Sheriff's deputies seized guns, drugs and cash from his car.

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Kidder Street Shooting: Multiple people fired 20+ shots as partygoers celebrated birthday

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