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Volunteers, businesses honored for helping after deadly Brunswick County tornado

It's been more than four months since a deadly tornado ripped through southern Brunswick County, and those who helped with the recovery effort are now being recognized.

Red Cross issues urgent appeal for donations during “severe” blood shortage

The American Red Cross sends out a call for blood donations, now that nationwide supplies have reached severely low levels.

DONORS NEEDED: Red Cross experiencing severe blood shortage

The Red Cross is sending out an urgent appeal for blood donations in the United States.

Recovery continues one week after deadly tornado

Monday night marks one week since a deadly tornado ripped through Brunswick County, and recovery efforts continue.

NHRMC blood drive to honor Ansley Honeycutt

A little Wilmington girl battling a big disease has inspired a major hospital to sponsor a community blood drive in her honor.

Red Cross volunteers needed in eastern North Carolina

Every year thousands of volunteers with the Red Cross head to disaster areas around the country. 

Cape Fear Red Cross volunteers deployed to the Gulf ahead of Hurricane Laura

The Gulf Coast is already feeling the early bands of Hurricane Laura, and the National Weather Service is calling it an "extremely dangerous" category 4 storm.

‘Start preparing now’: Isaias preps start, Red Cross shares safety tips during pandemic

The American Red Cross is urging people to start preparing for Hurricane Isaias now, and some people have already started to hit the stores to stock up.

Summertime demands more blood, but supply is down

As temperatures heat up, blood supply goes down, according to the Cape Fear Red Cross chapter. AAA reports last week's Fourth of July festivities across the state deprived hospitals of 17,000 units of blood. 

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The U.S. government is stepping up efforts to get younger Americans vaccinated for COVID-19 amid growing concern about the spread of a new variant that threatens to set the country back in the months ahead.

Tips to keeping your heart healthy at any age

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. But Cape Fear Heart Associates doctor George McLeod has tips to improve your heart health. 

Mystery solved: Offshore vessel identified by Northstar Marina

We have an update on a story we brought you yesterday. The mystery of the strange barge near access four has finally been solved. 

Board of Education votes ‘no confidence’ in member Judy Justice

The New Hanover County Board of Education voted in favor of a 'no confidence' motion against board member Judy Justice.