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‘These are God’s people’: Church opens emergency shelter for chilly nights

Temperatures Monday night will be too cold to remain outdoors overnight, so where will the area homeless go? To help, a church is opening it's doors. 

Wilmington emergency shelter opens as temperatures drop

As temperatures continue to drop overnight, a Wilmington organization is providing warmth for those left out on the street.

Red Cross hopes to close last 2 Florence shelters Friday

Eight weeks to the day since Hurricane Florence made landfall near Wrightsville Beach, the American Red Cross hopes to close its last two emergency shelters Friday.

New Hanover County opens additional shelter

Cape Fear residents now have another place to seek refuge during Hurricane Florence.

Switchin’ Gears setting up emergency shelter to keep the homeless warm

As the temperature continues to drop across the Cape Fear, the more dangerous it is for people living on the streets. That is why Wilmington non-profit Switchin' Gears and The Anchor church are teaming up to make sure those folks have somewhere safe and warm this weekend.

Emergency shelter opens in response to freezing temperatures

The Hope Center and Switchin' Gears have come together to host an emergency shelter on Chestnut Street for anyone who needs a place to sleep or eat with temperatures below freezing in the Port City.

West Brunswick shelter remains open and ready for any who need help

The West Brunswick High School emergency shelter is still open and prepared for anyone in the area who might need help.

Brunswick Co. opens shelter due to flooding

Brunswick County opened a shelter at West Brunswick High School Friday night after significant flooding in the southwestern part of the county. The shelter will allow pets.

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