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Wrightsville Beach native surfs wave that could be a world record

Mason Barnes, a Wrightsville Beach native, gained international attention after surfing one of the biggest waves in the world last October.

At age 110 and 104, Ecuador couple certified as oldest married pair

There are longer marriages, but at the moment no other between people so old, according to Guinness World Records - just short of a combined 215 years.

Record try: Summerville tries again to brew largest iced tea

People in Summerville were a little teed off when the record they set last year for brewing the world's largest container of iced tea was broken a few months later.

Record for longest human mattress dominoes chain topples

Aaron's Inc., an appliance and electronics-leasing company, has broken the Guinness World Record for the longest human mattress domino chain.

Utah man attempts largest balloon animal world record

Balloon animals are a temporary takeaway from a birthday party. But for Jeremy Telford, this is serious business. After all, how many clowns have their own air compressor?

Carolina Reaper is world’s hottest pepper

video The Guinness Book of World Records says the hottest peppers in the world are grown in South Carolina. Ed Currie took a sweet hot pepper from the Caribbean and worked to make it hotter.

FIRST ON 3: Wilmington train breaks Guinness World Record

A group of Wilmington Railroad Museum volunteers has broken the Guinness World Record for the longest model train.

NC man pursues world record for kidney tumor

A North Carolina man is celebrating successful cancer surgery in an unusual way: by seeking world record status for the tumor doctors removed from his abdomen.

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Large multi-use development planned to bring manufacturing & retail space to Wilmington

Exciting news was announced today in Wilmington's 'Soda Pop' district. A new multi-use development is planned for the historic region, promising growth for the long-vacant area.

Netflix and Amazon donate to local non-profit after filming

In Wilmington, Netflix and Amazon made donations to a local non-profit.

Drivers say some traffic lights causing delays on Highway 17 in Leland

Drivers in the Town of Leland are saying some traffic lights are causing headaches.