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Camp Lejeune certifies new live-fire range

In time, according to Smith, conducting company-sized night live-fire assault training may become a consistent reality of this new range.

Wilmington Police Chief discusses downtown assaults

After 11 men are allegedly assaulted, some of them sexually, the Wilmington Police Chief is finally speaking out.

16 Marines arrested in human smuggling investigation

An investigation into troops smuggling immigrants into the United States illegally led to the arrest Thursday of 16 Marines at California's Camp Pendleton, a base about an hour's drive from the U.S.-Mexico border.

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.

Ordnance found on North Carolina beach, placed in garden

Police in a North Carolina beach town are warning people to be careful after a resident picked up military ordnance from the beach.

Camp Lejeune reiterates warning about island trespassing

Camp Lejeune officials are reminding people of a no trespassing policy in place for an island that the Marine base uses for live-fire training.

Marines’ deployment training spreads across North Carolina

Marine Corps troops gearing up for an overseas deployment are seeing some variety as they train on terrain around North Carolina.

Marine Corps says $3.6B for storm repairs at Camp Lejeune

U.S. Marine Corps leaders say it will cost around $3.6 billion to repair the extensive damage to Camp Lejeune in North Carolina from Hurricane Florence.

Marine rescued after 2 military aircraft crash off coast of Japan

Two military aircraft crashed early Thursday while refueling in the air during a training mission off the coast of Japan, the U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) said Wednesday.

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Law enforcement increases patrols at Wilmington park following shooting

People are returning to a popular Wilmington park and law enforcement is stepping up patrols where shots rang out Wednesday evening on a basketball court. 

NCDHHS says 50% of NC adults vaccinated against COVID-19

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services says more than 50% of adults 18 and older in the state have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine.

Part of River Road closed due to gas leak in New Hanover County

A portion of River Road in New Hanover County is closed due to a gas leak.