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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.

Hugh MacRae signs taken down from Wilmington park

Following Monday night's county commission meeting signs at the entrances of Wilmington's Hugh MacRae Park were taken down Tuesday afternoon after commissioners voted to change the name.

Leaders discuss potential face mask requirement as cases spike in New Hanover Co.

The number of coronavirus cases in New Hanover County has more than doubled since the beginning of this month. As of Wednesday afternoon, the county has 444 positive cases.

Commissioner troubled over handling of race and gender questions on Census

New Hanover County leaders have sent a formal request to the US Census Bureau to reconsider how it handles questions that remain unanswered.

New Hanover County leaders give update on coronavirus

At a Board of Commissioners meeting Monday, New Hanover County leaders got an update on COVID-19 and what the county is doing to prepare. 

‘Trust has been broken’: Commissioners offer help in sexual misconduct investigation

New Hanover County Commissioners are ready to get help in solving the school district's problems with alleged sexual misconduct.

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Cape Fear Academy boys lacrosse advances to state title game with win over SouthLake Christian

The Cape Fear Academy boys lacrosse team jumped out to the early 3-0 lead against SouthLake Christian Academy on Tuesday night. The Hurricanes were able to use that momentum to pick up the 8-6 win and advance to the NCISAA DII State Championship game.

Holcomb finishes second as Cape Fear golfers compete in the state championship

Laney High School senior Grace Holcomb was one of the many golfers from across the Cape Fear that competed in the state tournament this week. Holcomb wrapped up her prep career for the Buccaneers on Tuesday by finishing Runner-Up in Class 4A. 

Coach, teammates remember West Brunswick football star killed in boating accident

A Brunswick County high school football star and his older brother are dead after an accident on the water in South Carolina over the weekend.

Boil Water Advisory issued for parts of Columbus County UPDATE

Another problem with a water line in the Hallsboro area occurred this evening.  The previous boil advisory has been expanded.