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How did COVID-19 affect 4th of July business in the Cape Fear?

With restrictions on gatherings, social distancing, and reduced capacity at stores and restaurants, how did COVID-19 affect 4th of July business in the Cape Fear?

Small crowd, no floats in Southport this Fourth of July

Coronavirus isn't stopping Fourth of July activities in Southport. Residents are not letting this 225 year old tradition die.

Navassa Parade battles heat and humidity Saturday morning

The jump rope queen was just one of the many talents of the Navassa parade on Saturday.

4th of July celebration wraps up along Wilmington riverfront

It was a spectacular night along the riverfront in downtown Wilmington, despite some spots of rain here and there, as the annual 4th of July fireworks celebration was held.

Hannah Block Historic USO open house takes visitors back to 1940s

Do you remember the music and movement of the 1940's? Well in case you forgot or did not get to experience it, some people had that chance on Independence day at the Hannah Block Historic USO. 

President Trump speaks at ‘Salute to America’ celebration in Washington, DC

President Trump is throwing a 4th of July celebration in Washington. 

Excessive heat sends multiple people attending festival to hospital for dehydration

Sweltering heat blanketed southeast North Carolina Thursday sending eight people to the hospital for dehydration during the North Carolina's 4th of July Festival. 

Boy Scouts take part in flag retirement ceremony in Southport

Many across the country are flying their American flags high in celebration of Independence Day, but do you know what to do with your flag once it becomes worn and tattered?

Holiday reminder: individual use of fireworks is illegal in North Carolina

Not only is it categorically illegal to use fireworks in his town, but with the unusually dry period it's particularly dangerous around our area right now.

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1 killed and 5 wounded in shooting in Oakland; motive sought

A 22-year-old man was killed and five others were wounded in a shooting in Oakland near the city’s Juneteenth celebration, though it wasn't known whether the violence was connected with the event, police said.

8 kids in youth van among the 13 lives lost to Claudette

Eight children in a van from a youth ranch for abused or neglected children were killed in a fiery multi-vehicle crash on a wet interstate over the weekend — the most devastating blow from a tropical depression that claimed a total of 13 lives in Alabama.

Pender County Sheriff’s Office searching for ‘extremely dangerous’ murder suspect

The Pender County Sheriff's Office is searching for a man wanted for allegedly murdering his estranged girlfriend.

Body of fourth tuber has been found in North Carolina river

The body of a fourth tuber has been found in a North Carolina river following a deadly accident in which a family on a recreational float went over a dam, local officials said Sunday.