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Wet weather shuts down fair, football games Friday

The wet weather has shut down the rides at the Cape Fear Fair and Expo. Rides and vendors are closed Friday night. Organizers say they're ok with this second night washout because we need the rain. They also say they're not worried about the bottom line.

Promotion company considers suing Lil Wayne

After disappointing hundreds of fans at New Hanover High Sunday, gangster rapper Lil Wayne may be developing a reputation.

Lil’ Wayne no-show a trend?

New details are emerging tonight over the Lil' Wayne concert fiasco. He was scheduled to perform at New Hanover High School last weekend, but Lil Wanye, never showed up.

School board may face lawsuit after Lil Wayne concert cancellation

videoAfter weeks of controversy surrounding a gangster rap concert at New Hanover High School this weekend the rapper never took the stage. After an uproar from the community over the concert, the contract between the New Hanover County School Board and concert promoter to hold the concert at Brogden Hall is why the school board was forced to let the concert go on.

Rapper Lil Wayne to perform at New Hanover High School

videoDespite concern among New Hanover County School Board members, rapper Lil Wayne will perform at New Hanover High School on Sunday.

New Linda Lavin play premiers at Red Barn Studio

videoEarlier this year Tony award-winning actress Linda Lavin made her Wilmington theater debut a decade after she and husband Steve Bakunas made the Port City their home.

North Carolina man wins comedy show

A North Carolina man is the winner of the NBC comedy competition, "Last Comic Standing."

Police bring reunion tour to Charlotte in November

The Police will bring their world tour to Charlotte on November 15. Tickets for the Charlotte show at the Bobcats Arena go on sale Saturday.

ABC receives 70 Emmy nominations

The Emmy nominations are out and we're happy to report that ABC made a strong showing. You can bet the stars were up early in Hollywood Thursday morning to watch as the nominations for TV's best and brightest were announced by Kyra Sedgwick and John Cryer.

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Prices are pumping! Why is it costing more for gas?

If you've been to the gas station over the last couple of weeks, you know it's costing more to fill up these days.

COVID-19 reported cases and percent positivity rate drop to 5% in New Hanover County

Over the past week, 396 new COVID-19 cases have been reported in New Hanover County – for a total of 16,581 cases since the start of the pandemic; and of that total, 15,103 people have recovered from the virus.

South Carolina lifts rule for mandatory masks in restaurants

South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster announced that the mandatory mask order for restaurants has been lifted, and now face coverings are recommended, according to a press release from the governor's office.

New Hanover County elementary students looking forward to full-time in the classroom

Many children enjoyed the sunshine on Friday at Long Leaf Park before heading back to the classroom full time on Monday.