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Adorable 2-year-old stands in for his Marine brother in viral prom photos

A little boy was invited to pose in an adorable photo shoot last week after his brother was unable to attend a high school prom with his girlfriend.

Police remain quiet on Marine’s shooting death in Wilmington

More than three weeks after an active-duty Marine corporal was shot to death in downtown Wilmington, few details have been released by WPD.

$300,000+ now raised for homeless man who gave last $20 to stranger

A woman has raised over $300,000— and counting— for a homeless man who spent his last $20 to help her when she ran out of gas in Philadelphia.

Whale euthanized after getting stranded close to shore at Oak Island

A whale that got stranded close to shore near East 22nd Street in Oak Island Thursday morning has been euthanized.

Marine runs 31 marathons in 31 days for wounded veterans

Rob Jones, a Marine who lost his legs in 2010 to an explosion in Afghanistan, is traveling the country to run 31 marathons in 31 days for wounded veterans.

Ex-Marine pleads guilty in 38-year-old Jacksonville homicide

A man has been sentenced to between 20 and 35 years in prison after pleading guilty to second-degree murder in a 38-year-old North Carolina homicide.

Camp Lejeune Marine commander latest to be relieved of duties

The U.S. Marine Corps announced Thursday evening a commander has been relieved of duties.

Marine recruit at Parris Island dies, was found unconscious

Officials say a Marine recruit at Parris Island has died just a week after another recruit was injured there. It's also the second fatality of a recruit at Parris Island this year.

Former Marine pleads guilty to sex offense with 13-year-old

A former Marine gunnery sergeant has been sentenced to more than seven years in prison on sex offense charges as part of plea deal reached just minutes before the victim was supposed to testify.

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Matsuyama becomes first Japanese in Masters green jacket

The victory comes 10 years after the Japanese star was low amateur in the Masters as a teenager.

New Hanover County 4-H holds annual award ceremony virtually

On Sunday, the New Hanover County 4-H held its annual award ceremony celebrating and recognizing the achievements of New Hanover County 4-H members, volunteers, and friends of 2020.

Cape Fear churches continue to adapt worship services during the pandemic

More than one year into the COVID-19 pandemic, and local churches continue to adapt as the pandemic alters their Sunday services.

Deadly shooting near Duke University

People who live in the area say it’s a mostly quiet community made up of families and Duke students.