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WMO Hurricane Committee retires 4 tropical cyclone names, ends the use of Greek alphabet

The World Meteorological Organization’s Hurricane Committee has retired Dorian (2019) and Laura, Eta, and Iota (2020) from the rotating lists of Atlantic tropical cyclone names because of the death and destruction they caused.

Holden Beach awarded nearly $15.5M to renourish beaches damaged by Hurricane Dorian

The State of North Carolina and FEMA have approved more than $15.4 million to help the Town of Holden Beach restore sand and vegetation on the shoreline damaged by Hurricane Dorian in 2019.

Volunteers deliver more than 800 Valentine’s Day meals

People often volunteer during the holidays or after a disaster, but the under-served members of our community need help all year long.

North Topsail Beach continues sand dune restoration

North Topsail Beach is still repairing damages from Hurricane Florence more than two years after the storm struck eastern North Carolina.

New school planned on North Carolina island hit by Hurricane Dorian

A new school is set to be built on a North Carolina barrier island that was hit by a hurricane last year, leaving the former building heavily damaged.

After Hurricane Dorian, a layup helped the Bahamas rebuild

Nathan Bain provided one of college basketball’s signature moments last season.

Wilmington Boat Show returns this weekend

The Wilmington Boat Show is back in the water this year.

Outer Banks island ravaged by storms and virus restrictions

A secluded tourist destination on North Carolina’s Outer Banks is having an extremely tough year.

Topsail Beach gets $2.5M reimbursement for Dorian-related damage

The State of North Carolina and FEMA have approved more than $2.5 million to reimburse the Town of Topsail Beach for costs following Hurricane Dorian.

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Simone Biles withdraws from women’s team gymnastics at Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Simone Biles had to withdraw from the women's team gymnastic final on Tuesday as the Russia Olympic Committee (ROC) took gold at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

Jan. 6 hearing opens as police detail violence, injuries

The new House panel investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection has opened its first hearing. Democrats are starting with a focus on the law enforcement officers who were attacked and beaten as the rioters broke into the building.