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Man arrested, charged with child sex offenses

The Pender County Sheriff’s Office assisted the Duplin County Sheriff’s Office in the arrest of 38 year old Chad Everette Sholar. He is charged with Statutory Sex Offense with a Child and Indecent Liberties with a Child.

‘I forgive’: Wilmington grandmother reacts to guilty plea in 2014 witness murder in Duplin Co.

The man who killed Obediah Hester IV pleaded guilty to the 2014 murder on Friday. Several of Hester's family members spoke in court in Duplin County and WWAY spoke with one of those family members Friday evening.

Nashid Porter pleads guilty to killing key witness in 2012 Wilmington murder

Duplin County District Attorney Ernie Lee said Nashid Porter pleaded guilty to first degree murder in the death of Obediah Hester IV in court Friday. 

NCDOT closes bridge due to safety concerns

The N.C. Department of Transportation closed a Duplin County bridge Thursday citing safety concerns. 

Rose Hill man buys gas, hot dog and winning lottery ticket worth $200,000

A Rose Hill man won big in the NC Education Lottery after purchasing gas, a hot dog and some lottery tickets. 

Duplin County man details impact of tornado

Tom Lonka of the National Weather Service said the tornado touched down one other time in addition to the one Fernandez described.

Former Wallace-Rose Hill standout Javonte Williams drafted 35th overall by Denver Broncos

Each season it seems like there's a kid from the Cape Fear that gets selected in the NFL Draft and this year was no different. Former Wallace-Rose Hill standout Javonte Williams was selected 35th overall on Friday night by the Denver Broncos. 

High School Football Roundup: State Quarterfinals

High School football teams across the state of North Carolina laced them up on Friday night for the NCHSAA State Quarterfinals. All three teams from the Cape Fear that were left fighting for title saw their seasons come to an end. Check out the highlights and final scores from the second round.

Adoption room to be named after now-famous dog with purple unicorn

In honor of National Unicorn Day, Duplin County Animal Services is asking for donations in honor of its famous pup, Sisu, and his purple unicorn.

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Strike dodged with deal between film and TV crews, studios

An 11th-hour deal was reached Saturday, averting a strike of film and television crews that would have seen some 60,000 behind-the-scenes workers walk off their jobs and would have frozen productions in Hollywood and across the U.S.

Hundreds of people gather at the New Hanover County Arboretum for Pumpkin Palooza

Today, hundreds of people gathered at the New Hanover County Arboretum for the 4-H Pumpkin Palooza yesterday evening.

One national retail chain held a hiring event at all of its Wilmington locations to prepare for the holiday rush

Today one national retail chain held at all of its locations in the local area, ahead of the holiday season rush.

Veg-Out Festival held in Wilmington’s Riverfront Park showcased vegan and vegetarian vendors

Today, a festival held in downtown at the Riverfront Park gave attendees a chance to learn about vegan and vegetarian lifestyles.