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Brunswick County man remembers marching for equality with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

A Hampstead church will host a program Sunday in which Ronald Fuller will share his memories about being an activist in the Civil Rights Movement during the 1950s and 1960s.

Bellamy Elementary School math teacher recognized as ‘Teacher of the Week’

Fifth graders in Christina Hatch's math class at Bellamy Elementary School are reviewing how to divide fractions to prepare for an upcoming test.

Early American colonists celebrated Christmas quite differently from today’s traditions

Moore's Creek National Battlefield hosts a monthly living history series and an event this weekend focuses on holiday traditions of the early American colonists.

South Topsail Elementary teacher does back handsprings to motivate students

Some teachers hand out scratch-and-sniff stickers when students earn good grades, but South Topsail Elementary School teacher Carly Silver literally flips when her students perform well.

Town of Leland celebrates 30 years on Founders’ Day

Hundreds of people gathered at Leland Municiple Park Saturday for the Founders' Day festival to help celebrate Leland's 30th birthday.

Leland preparing to host 30th Annual Founders Day Celebration

From carnival rides and interactive demonstrations, to live music and food truck vendors, the Brunswick County town of Leland is extending an open invitation to everyone to attend its birthday bash this weekend.

‘Spookley the Square Pumpkin’ introduces kids to anti-bullying message

A Columbus County farm is hosting some pretty creative events this fall to lure visitors but one event in particular aims to teach kids about the harmful effects of bullying.

Thalian Association offering season preview

It's lights, curtain, action for the Thalian Association Main Stage season! Thalian Association Community Theatre Executive Director Susan Habas, sat down with WWAY's Randy Aldridge to talk about a special upcoming preview for the Main Stage season.

Medal of Honor recipient who fought in Vietnam to speak in Pender County

A Medal of Honor recipient who was involved in the bloodiest fight of the Vietnam War will be sharing about his experience at Moores Creek National Battlefield during a noon luncheon Saturday.

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New Hanover school board decides against Plan A for elementary schools

The New Hanover County school board held a special meeting on Monday to discuss whether or not to allow elementary schools to move to full-time in-person learning.

Flooding continues to be a problem along Canal Drive in Carolina Beach

Flooding is always a major concern along the coast during hurricane season. In Carolina Beach, occasional flooding has been happening over the past several years when there isn't a cloud in the sky.

Snake lands on Mississippi woman as she opens her front door

A woman in Mississippi received a slithering surprise when she got home from work last week: a snake that had been lodged on top of her front door landed on her head.

Sen. Tillis: Trump to extend offshore drilling pause to NC

One of North Carolina's U.S. senators says President Donald Trump told him he'll add North Carolina to a list of states whose coastal waters won’t be subjected to offshore drilling for a decade.