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How to stay safe from shark attacks this summer

Here are some tips for how to stay safe, according to former Green Beret and survival expert Terry Schappert.

Local organization seeks volunteers, funding for Masonboro Island July 4 cleanup

Volunteers and donors needed for cleanup on Masonboro Island after July 4th festivities.

Masonboro.org seeking volunteers for annual July 4 clean-up

The red shirt volunteers of Masonboro.org are seeking volunteers for their annual July 4 clean-up of the island just off the coast of Wrightsville Beach.

Local leaders discuss fireworks safety ahead of July 4th holiday weekend

We are only a week away from the Fourth of July weekend and due to COVID-19, the holiday for many will be different this year.

Duplin County bans fireworks due to dry conditions

Officials in a North Carolina county have enacted a ban on fireworks just ahead of the Fourth of July holiday, citing dry conditions and a number of wildfires.

Trump touts July 4 military ‘salute;’ critics see politics

Under White House direction, the Pentagon was scrambling to arrange for an Air Force B-2 stealth bomber and other warplanes to conduct flyovers of the celebration on the National Mall. There will be Navy F-35 and F-18 fighter jets , the Navy Blue Angels aerial acrobatics team, Army and Coast Guard helicopters and Marine V-22 Ospreys.

NBHS band reaches fundraising goal, heads to DC for 4th

Band members at North Brunswick High School braved the heat to squeeze in one last practice today before heading to our nation's capital.

Masonboro.org needs volunteers for July 4 island cleanup

Masonboro.org’s president said they are in good shape for daytime volunteers, but could use some more hands for the evening shift.

Closures begin for Cape Fear Memorial bridge during overnight repair work

The nightly closures will start Sunday, June 24 and will be in effect from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m.

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Flash flooding creates several road hazards in Brunswick County

The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office warned drivers on Wednesday about several dangerous areas after multiple days of rain.

Florida makes quarantine optional for exposed students

Florida’s newly appointed surgeon general on Wednesday signed new protocols allowing parents to decide whether their children should quarantine or stay in school if they are asymptomatic after being exposed to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19.