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As virus spread worsens, NC is reluctant to add restrictions

Coronavirus cases, hospitalizations and deaths in North Carolina have reached their worst levels since the pandemic began. But the state's top health official said Thursday more restrictions may not be needed if people follow the existing rules.

North Carolina reports more than 3,600 new COVID-19 cases

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Mandy Cohen and chefs Cheetie Kumar and Jason Smith, whose restaurants participate in Count on Me NC, will be part of a COVID-19 update Friday at 2 p.m.

Gov. Cooper unveils COVID-19 county alert system, urges counties to curb spread

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services reported 3,288 new COVID-19 cases, the fourth day this month that the state has recorded more than 3,000 cases.

North Carolina rural communities seeing rapid growth in COVID-19 cases

Since September, new COVID-19 cases have been increasing faster in rural counties, according to a new report by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. 

NC reports more than 3,000 COVID-19 cases in single day

North Carolina health officials are reporting the single-highest day increase in COVID-19 cases.

Gov. Cooper addresses highest one day spike in COVID-19 cases

North Carolina has hit its highest one day record of new COVID-19 cases since the pandemic began. Gov. Roy Cooper addressed the state Thursday about what this means going forward.

NCDHHS: COVID-19 numbers are going in the wrong direction

NCDHHS Secretary Dr. Mandy Cohen spoke Tuesday in an effort to re-energize North Carolinians and their use of personal safety measures that slow the spread of COVID-19.

Parents, school districts, others react to Gov. Cooper’s announcement on schools

Governor Roy Cooper announced Thursday that elementary schools will have the option to open for full-time in person learning.

NCDHHS announces Support Services program for people in isolation or quarantine

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) awarded four contracts to regional organizations to administer its new COVID-19 Support Services program.

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WWAY 5th Quarter: March 5, 2021

Week two of the high school football season didn't disappoint across the Cape Fear with 11 teams in action. Sports Director Tanner Barth brings you all highlights and final scores on this weeks 5th Quarter.  

Driver crashes into a P.T.’s Grille

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Whiteville native makes it to American Idol

A born and bred Columbus County man will soon be on TV screens across the nation.

Church takes communion from the pulpit to the parking lot

Port City Community Church  held a drive thru communion Friday, hoping to reach out to church members who still feel unsafe coming to in-person services.