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Wrightsville Beach man travels to South Africa for world lifeguarding competition

Lifeguards across the world are putting their experience to the test in the International Surf Rescue Challenge.

When it comes to rip currents, should you swim parallel to shore, or float...

Proffitt said if there's no lifeguard on duty, he recommends avoiding the water.
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Groom saves a drowning man just after wedding vows

A bridegroom has been credited with saving a struggling swimmer just moments after his beach wedding on the Gulf Coast last week.
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Lifeguards back in action at Wrightsville Beach

Memorial Day weekend is here and now, you might notice some people looking out for you along the shore at Wrightsville Beach.

NYC police officer uses lifeguard skills to save 2 people

A New York city police officer who once worked as a lifeguard put the training from his former career to work, saving two people who were struggling in water off a boardwalk in Queens.
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Take a dip to beat the heat: Wilmington city pools now open

With the heat turning up, people are finding the easiest ways to cool down.

Autopsy confirms teen lifeguard was electrocuted, drowned

An autopsy report confirms that a 17-year-old lifeguard was electrocuted and drowned earlier this year at a subdivision's swimming pool.
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Lifeguard stand breaks apart at Wrightsville Beach during Hermine arrival

Lifeguard stand number #6 at Wrightsville Beach split in half on Friday during Hermine's arrival.
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Hundreds of lifeguards compete for regional title

About 200 lifeguards from across the region are competing for a regional title.

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