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NC lawmakers consider raising marriage age from 14 to 18

North Carolina is one of two states still allowing children as young as 14 to marry with parental consent (the other is Alaska). But Monday, North Carolina representatives filed a bill that could change that.

OKI leaders: Isaias leaves dunes ‘flattened’, at least $10 million in damage

As the clean up from Isaias continues, some Brunswick County beach towns are facing millions of dollars in damage.

‘We shouldn’t have to be here’: What NC teachers say they’re fighting for

The streets of Raleigh were full of red today, not just for the hockey game tonight, but for the teachers’ rally which drew thousands of educators from around the state.

How school safety has evolved since 1999 Columbine school shooting

Saturday marks 20 years since 12 students and a teacher were gunned down at Columbine High School. It was the worst school shooting at the time.

Local leaders want loggerhead turtles to be a state animal

Their buggy black eyes, wiggly flippers and fierce determination to reach the sea have charmed Cape Fear locals for generations. Now, the loggerhead turtle could soon become an official state symbol.

How proposed NC legislation aims to make schools a safer place

Two new bills in the General Assembly aim to make every North Carolina school safer.

Lawmakers propose tax for beach nourishment

If you are a tourist or a resident in Brunswick County headed to a restaurant for a meal, you could soon pay 10 cents for every $20 bill.

Lawmakers react to governor’s veto, statements on newest bill

The Governor says the bill would make the process to prosecute fraudulant campaign activity or violations more difficult and less transparent.

Dozens gathered to celebrate opening of new library in Carolina Shores

Crowds gathered earlier this week to celebrate the grand opening of the Southwest Brunswick Branch Library in Carolina Shores.

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Car accidentally crashes into PTs Grille in Porters Neck

The PTs Grille in Porters Neck is back open after a car crashed into the burger joint earlier this week.

Deputies: Two more people charged in missing Bladen County woman’s murder

Two more people have been charged in the murder of a missing Bladen County woman. 

Dr. Cohen, Rev. Barber get COVID-19 vaccines

The secretary of the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, Dr. Mandy Cohen, and the Rev. William Barber got their COVID-19 vaccines Friday at the PNC Arena mass vaccination clinic in Raleigh.

Wilmington Health and Humana partner to distribute free over-the-counter medication

A mobile pharmacy event was held today at the Navassa Community Center, distributing over-the-counter medications.