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New Hanover County and Wilmington officials discuss homelessness and poverty in the Cape Fear

Wednesday, New Hanover County Commissioners and Wilmington City Council members held a special joint meeting to discuss homelessness, poverty and inequality in the Cape Fear.

Barfield keeps seat, two new comissioners voted in for New Hanover County

Three seats on the New Hanover County Commission were up for grabs. 

State urges New Hanover County to further enforce Covid restrictions

Governor Cooper sent a letter to County Commissioners Wednesday, classifying New Hanover County as "an area of concern," and asking leaders to consider additional local action.

Despite backlash, commissioners approve Trillium agreement for rehab center

New Hanover County Commissioners voted on Monday morning to move forward with The Healing Place rehab facility in Wilmington, but it didn't come without backlash from members of the board.

Local African-American county commissioners making history

Two men in the Port City are making history, serving on the most powerful local governing body.

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New Hanover Wildcats ready to right ship after below average spring season

The New Hanover Wildcats finished a football season with a record of .500 or worse for the first time in a decade in the pandemic-shortened season of the spring of 2021.

UNCW says no students have tried using fake vaccine cards to bypass testing requirements

As administrators prepare for the upcoming fall semester and COVID-19 continues to spread, college and university officials are met with a new challenge of detecting fake COVID-19 vaccination cards.

Suspect arrested after officer-involved shooting

The suspect then veered at the deputy as the suspect tried to hit the officer with his vehicle. Both WPD and NHCSO fired upon the suspect, striking him at least once.

Resort style rental property project proposed for the town of Navassa

A resort style rental community might be coming to the town of Navassa.