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NOAA forecasters expect 5-9 hurricanes this season

Government forecasters expect a pretty normal hurricane season this year in the Atlantic Ocean with 5-9 hurricanes.

2018 Cape Fear Preparedness & Safety Expo held in Wilmington

People headed to the Coastline Conference Center in downtown Wilmington to learn about preparedness and safety when disaster threatens.

Emergency management, local agencies prepping for hurricane season

New Hanover County Emergency Management invited several local agencies into the Emergency Operations Center to practice hurricane response.

US hits record for costly weather disasters: $306 billion

With three strong hurricanes, wildfires, hail, flooding, tornadoes and drought, the United States tallied a record high bill last year for weather disasters: $306 billion.

Recap of the eventful 2017 Atlantic hurricane season

The catastrophic Atlantic hurricane season officially ends Thursday. This season had more than the usual number of storms with 17 named storms.

Science Says: Era of monster hurricanes roiling the Atlantic

The monster hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Maria, that have raged across the Atlantic are contributing to what appears to be the most active period for major storms on record.

Almanac forecast: Hurricanes will favor Atlantic Seaboard

The annual Old Farmer's Almanac predicted the possibility of a major hurricane along the Atlantic Seaboard, but didn't have the same insight about the Gulf Coast.

Forecasters: Hurricane season could be “extremely active”

Forecasters are now predicting a greater chance of an above-normal season, and they increased the predicted number of named storms and major hurricanes.

NOAA expects ‘above-normal’ Atlantic hurricane season this year

Forecasters at NOAA's Climate Prediction Center say the Atlantic could see another above-normal hurricane season.

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New Hanover County 4-H holds annual award ceremony virtually

On Sunday, the New Hanover County 4-H held its annual award ceremony celebrating and recognizing the achievements of New Hanover County 4-H members, volunteers, and friends of 2020.

Cape Fear churches continue to adapt worship services during the pandemic

More than one year into the COVID-19 pandemic, and local churches continue to adapt as the pandemic alters their Sunday services.

Deadly shooting near Duke University

People who live in the area say it’s a mostly quiet community made up of families and Duke students.