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Run to Preserve Historic Wilmington this Thursday

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- The 15th Annual 'Race for Preservation' is set to hit the streets of historic downtown Wilmington this Thursday. Runners and walkers...

List reveals most threatened historic sites in Wilmington

Today the Historic Wilmington Foundation announced their list of the most threatened historic sites of Wilmington for the tenth year in a row.

5K Run for Preservation

videoHundreds of runners crowded the streets of Downtown Wilmington Thursday night for the 5K run for Preservation.

New marker symbolizes rebirth for historic building

videoA historic downtown Wilmington building now dons a shiny new plaque. From a Masonic hall to a grocery store, music venue to nightclub and now pizza place, the Masonic Hall building at 125 Market Str. has seen it all.

Eight sites added to, one saved from Most Threatened Historic Places list

videoThe Historic Wilmington Foundation released its list of the Most Threatened Historic Places in our area today. Bricks, two-lane roads, buildings and much more are on the ninth edition of the list.

Preserving historic downtown could become more costly

The old world charm of downtown brings people from across the country to the Port City. With $1.6 billion in investments on the line, the expiration of the historic preservation tax credit could slow that down.

Fire destroys historic downtown home

One woman was hospitalized after her downtown home was destroyed by a fire Saturday morning. The historic Allen-Woodward house was engulfed in flames when the Wilmington Fire Department arrived just before 7 a.m.

Historic Home Tour: Elliott-Brown House

videoOn this weekend's Historic Home Tour, you can walk into a home that nearly did not make it to 2014. The Elliott-Brown House is a Queen Anne style home at 218 S. 2nd St. It was built in 1897 for Mary Taylor Elliott, who was the widow of a merchant.

Historic Home Tour: Parmele-Williams House

videoOn this year's Historic Home Tour, you will find a home that did not always stand at 213 N. 6th St. The Parmele-Williams House built in 1849 was saved by the Historic Wilmington Foundation and moved from N. 3rd St. in 1997.

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1 dead, 14 injured following shooting at SC nightclub

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