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Ground Zero worker awaits health care bill vote

video We just marked the 9th anniversary of September 11th, a date many will never forget. But some of the men and women who responded when the twin towers fell, feel like they've been forgotten now that they need help. A bill sitting in the U.S. Senate could make a huge impact in their lives, even here at home.

President talks with seniors about health care

Today President Obama held a town hall meeting with senior citizens via telecast. Some folks in Southport came to the Brunswick Center to watch.

Dental clinic helps needy

The event will continue bright and early tomorrow at Wesley Memorial Methodist Church on South College Road in Wilmington. To qualify, patients must be below two hundred percent of the federal poverty line.

Health care reform takes to College and Oleander

College and Oleander is one of the busiest intersections in Wilmington, and it regularly attracts people with a cause. Wednesday night it was the location of a health care reform.

Congressman McIntyre talks health care, budget cuts, and stimulus money

videoWhen Congress returns to Washington in a couple of weeks, it will likely be consumed by the debate on health care reform. But there are other important issues to be discussed in Washington that will have an impact on things here at home.

Questions answered about health care at UNCW forum

videoThe future of our nation's health care is one of the most pressing issues facing Americans. A panel of professionals, including doctors, nurses and insurance consultants fielded questions from folks concerned about reforming the system.

Some vets being denied health care

videoHealth care is a hot topic, especially when it comes to those who have served our country. A local veteran seeking surgery reported to the VA Hospital in Fayetteville says he was turned away over money.

Free health screenings at Wilmington Walgreens Thursday

Those in need of a health check are in luck. Thursday the Health Bus is stopping in Wilmington to give out free health screenings.

Funding will be available for adult care facilities

videoTwo Wilmington adult day care facilities facing budget cuts will get the funding they need. On Friday, the New Hanover County Department of Social Services announced it will come up with about $20,000 to get both Elderhaus and Adult Day Care Services through the fiscal year.

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Late inning herorics lifts Hoggard Softball back into the Class 4A State Champioship

The Hoggard softball team is once again on their way to the Class 4A State Championship series. The Vikings scored two runs in the bottom of the 7th inning on Tuesday night to knock off Fuquay-Varina in the East Finals, 3-2. 

Cape Fear Academy boys lacrosse advances to state title game with win over SouthLake Christian

The Cape Fear Academy boys lacrosse team jumped out to the early 3-0 lead against SouthLake Christian Academy on Tuesday night. The Hurricanes were able to use that momentum to pick up the 8-6 win and advance to the NCISAA DII State Championship game.

Holcomb finishes second as Cape Fear golfers compete in the state championship

Laney High School senior Grace Holcomb was one of the many golfers from across the Cape Fear that competed in the state tournament this week. Holcomb wrapped up her prep career for the Buccaneers on Tuesday by finishing Runner-Up in Class 4A. 

Coach, teammates remember West Brunswick football star killed in boating accident

A Brunswick County high school football star and his older brother are dead after an accident on the water in South Carolina over the weekend.