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First homicide of the year under investigation in Wilmington

The Wilmington Police Department is investigating the city's first homicide of 2021.

Five years later: Community still mourning child gunned down

Five years ago Sunday, a child was shot and killed walking home from basketball, just blocks from his Grandmother's home.

Wilmington experiences 22nd homicide this year: Gun violence is up

They Wilmington Police are investigating a deadly shooting that occurred Wednesday morning. This is the 22nd murder in Wilmington this year, up from the 20 we experienced in 2017.

Wilmington police investigate overnight homicide, 22nd of 2020

According to Wilmington Police, officers responded around 3 a.m. to 1024 S. 13th Street. When they got on scene, they found a man and he has since passed away. No other details of the victim have been released.

‘This is a brutal case’: Pregnant woman, man killed during fatal shooting in Maple Hill

The Pender County Sheriff's Office released more details during a news conference on Thursday in what is now being called a triple murder.

Wilmington police investigating deadly weekend shooting

Police are investigating an overnight homicide that left one Wilmington man dead.

Murder charge upgraded in Floyd case, 3 other cops charged

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison is increasing charges against former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin to second-degree murder in George Floyd's killing and also charging the other three officers involved in the incident, according to a tweet from US Sen. Amy Klobuchar.

North Carolina city records fourth homicide in a week

A woman found shot to death in Winston-Salem marks the city's fourth homicide in six days.

Family now offers $5K reward for info in veteran’s death

The family of 23-year-old Christopher Stewart says they are offering a $5,000 reward for anyone with information that leads to an arrest in his death.

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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.