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Black lawmaker hopes I-40 highway project can right an old wrong

Tennessee state Rep. Harold Love Jr.'s father put up a fight in the 1960s against rerouting Interstate 40 because he believed it would stifle and isolate Nashville’s Black community.

Preservation work to close lane on Pender County bridge

Preservation work to extend the life of a Pender County bridge is scheduled to begin on Tuesday.

COVID-19 vaccine sign hanging over I-40 in NC worries doctors

Local doctors are concerned a sign hanging over Interstate 40 in Durham will create fear over the coronavirus vaccine.

TRAFFIC ALERT: I-40 West has reopened north of Wilmington

An accident closed I-40 West North of Wilmington Sunday afternoon.

‘Busiest Travel Day of the Year’: Drivers hit the road ahead of Thanksgiving

The day before Thanksgiving is known as the busiest travel day of the year, but drivers here in the Cape Fear are not letting it put a damper on their holiday spirit.

NCDOT grows breast cancer awareness with flowers in New Hanover County

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and NCDOT crews in New Hanover County are spreading the message with flowers along I-40.

Improvements coming to I-40 in Pender, Duplin counties

Nearly 30 miles of Interstate 40 in Duplin and Pender counties will receive improvements.

‘Ironman Grandpa’ makes 5th trek across the United States

After surviving a plane crash, car crash and a house fire, Al Slusser has taken it upon himself to raise awareness for first responders.

NC highway closed by rockslide should reopen fully in May

State officials say they hope to reopen all four lanes about May 3.

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Local organizations team up to pick up trash surrounding the Riverfront Park in Wilmington

Dozens of volunteers coming out to Riverfront Park in downtown Wilmington to clean up trash, hoping to encourage others to be aware of where they dump their trash after large events at the venue. 

15 years later, family continues to seek justice for Allison Jackson Foy

It's been 15 years since the disappearance of a Wilmington Woman, and her family continues to seek justice after her death. 

Dozens of dogs turn out for the 2nd annual ‘Paws on Parade’

Greenfield Lake Amphitheater is a popular spot for many Cape Fear events, and that includes the Azalea Festival's second annual 'Paws on Parade'. 

Community comes together to celebrate New Hanover Co. young man with autism’s birthday

The community came together, continuing a tradition of wishing a young man with autism happy birthday.