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Shooting victim’s father talks activism, community effort to prevent violence

Wilmington Police are still investigating the shooting that left Spears's son injured. They say they are not sure why his son was shot.

Local students plan vigil to honor Parkland school shooting anniversary

A group of high school students in New Hanover County is planning a vigil this weekend to honor the anniversary of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. 

For the fourth year, families and friends gather to remember loved ones lost to gun violence

For four years now Wilmington Faiths Against Gun Violence has held the vigil to shed light on the issue of gun violence nationally while giving families a moment to remember and pray for their lost loved ones.

Prayer vigil held to honor gun violence victims

Victims and families impacted by violence in the Wilmington area came together Monday evening.

PayPal move blocks sales of school shooting video game

The developer of a school shooting video game condemned by parents of slain children has lost the ability to sell its products online after being dumped by PayPal.

Superintendent Sit-Down: Whiteville City Schools

Whiteville City Schools Superintendent Kenny Garland stopped by Good Morning Carolina on Monday to discuss consolidation, school safety and more.

‘DO SOMETHING:’ Parkland students angry after Texas shooting

Survivors of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, took to social media to express outrage and heartbreak in the aftermath of the Friday school shooting in Texas, where authorities say a gunman opened fire, killing 10 people.

Wilmington city council to discuss gun violence resolution

Wilmington city council will discuss a resolution tonight to officially recognize incidents of gun violence in the US and to acknowledge local students who have been outspoken about gun reform.

‘Any change is good change’ Students hold town hall on gun violence

Students who organized the March for Our Lives Rally in Wilmington are now behind a town hall to continue the conversations on how to reduce mass shootings, gun violence and school safety.

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Llamas help disc golfers in Carolina Beach by serving as caddies

The Southeast Llama Rescue held a fundraiser Saturday in Carolina Beach to help abused, neglected or unwanted llamas. 

Volunteer brings neighborhood together to collect food for Mother Hubbard’s Cupboard

One man brought his Wilmington neighborhood together Saturday to collect bags of food for Mother Hubbard's Cupboard. 

Traffic to shift on Market Street

An N.C. Department of Transportation contractor is planning to shift traffic on a major Wilmington street.

Carla Wallenda, member of famed high-wire act, dies at 85

Wallenda was the daughter of Karl Wallenda and began appearing in the family's act at an early age. She began topping the family's seven-person pyramid at age 15.