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Nerves high as parents send kids back to school after shooting

As anxious students returned to campus Wednesday, many questions were still left unanswered. Security measures were high, and parents' nerves were even higher.

Officials prepare for joint meeting on NHHS security and communication

New Hanover County and its Board of Education officials are preparing for a joint meeting Friday, fielding calls from concerned parents and staff.

New Hanover Co. Commissioners approve land donation, discuss possibility of toll bridge

The New Hanover County Commissioners made a decision about county-owned property and heard more about a possible toll bridge replacing the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge at their meeting Tuesday morning.

Cape Fear Memorial Bridge replacement could come with toll

The Cape Fear Memorial Bridge, a Wilmington staple since 1969, could be replaced with a toll bridge.

Student’s speech as CFCC board meeting bring up long-held concerns

As student body president, PJ Eby acted as a mouthpiece for students. But this year, Eby said she felt most board members didn't pay much attention to student needs.

New Hanover County Commissioners denounce recent violence

County commissioners are denouncing recent violence after a shooting over the weekend left three people dead and four others injured.

Leaders envision new juvenile justice building as beacon of hope and healing for teens, families

New Hanover County held a dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday for the new Division of Juvenile Justice building, located at 138 N. Fourth Street in downtown Wilmington.

New Hanover County Commissioners vaccinated ahead of schedule

New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Chair Julia Olson-Boseman has confirmed that the members of the board have been vaccinated but seemed to have skipped the line.

New Hanover County Commissioners sworn in, new rehab facility approved

Three commissioners were sworn in to the New Hanover County Commission Monday afternoon.

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Many people gather in downtown Wilmington for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival

Today you may have seen a sea of green in downtown, where many people gathered for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival to celebrate "Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day".

The first coding center for kids in Wilmington holds an open house

 The first coding center for kids in the area has officially opened up shop, and today it welcomed parents and kids to check out a fun way to learn about coding.

‘Love Me, Don’t Hurt Me’ event held to tackle issue of children’s safety in schools

Keeping children safe at school is a growing concern around the country and the Cape Fear. An event was held Saturday at the Derick Davis Center at Maides Park to take on the issue, with the theme being 'Love Me, Don't Hurt Me'.

Hundreds turn out for the annual Dragon Boat Regatta in Carolina Beach

Dozens of people competed for the top trophy and bragging rights in the annual Dragon Boat Regatta race Saturday afternoon.