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Whiteville gets $700K grant for Hurricane Matthew recovery

The Golden Leaf Foundation gave Whiteville more than $700,000 for Hurricane Matthew recovery.

Whiteville receives grant to replace items damaged in Matthew

The City of Whiteville will be able to replace several items including three police cars that were damaged during Hurricane Matthew last October.

One year after Matthew, Oak Island pier is still closed

In the aftermath of the storm, debris had to be cleaned from the beach. Then five months after Matthew, the pier closed indefinitely and it still hasn't been reopened

Golden LEAF holds $50M to support auto manufacturing plant

The board of directors of the Golden LEAF Foundation says it's reserved $50 million to provide support for the location of an automobile manufacturing facility in North Carolina.

Columbus County will get economic boost thanks to Golden Leaf Foundation

videoColumbus County is one of the area's most rural and poorest counties, with a 20 percent poverty rate. Despite these tough times, the county will get an economic boost thanks to an organization called the Golden Leaf Foundation. Wednesday night community members brainstormed ideas on how the money can best be spent.

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Starz releases season 2 trailer for locally-filmed show ‘Hightown’

Starz has released the season 2 trailer for the show "Hightown."

NC road-building costs could scale back long-term projects

North Carolina government would need billions of dollars in additional road-building funds if it wants to carry out currently planned projects for the next decade, according to recent cost reassessments.

Gabby Petito once lived in Wilmington; friends share memories

Gabby Petito's story has caught the attention of those across the nation. Turns out, she lived and worked in Wilmington only a few years ago.