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Wrightsville Beach native competes on ABC’s new summer series ‘The Ultimate Surfer’

A surfer from Wrightsville Beach is riding his way onto a national TV show.

UNCW professor calculates height of likely record breaking wave surfed by Wrightsville Beach native

A Wrightsville Beach native is up for the Guinness World Record for the largest wave ever surfed and he's recruited some help from a local professor to calculate how big the wave really was.

Wrightsville Beach native surfs wave that could be a world record

Mason Barnes, a Wrightsville Beach native, gained international attention after surfing one of the biggest waves in the world last October.

Wilmington surfer nominated for Wipeout of the Year

Local surfer gets nominated for World Surf League's Wipeout of the Year Award after falling on a massive wave in Hawaii.

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Preparations begin for the 2021 Cape Fear Fair and Expo

Signs of the 2021 Cape Fear Fair and Expo are now visible near the Wilmington International Airport, where workers began preparations on Sunday. 

Leland celebrates long-awaited completion of a multi-use path along Old Fayetteville Road

Dozens of people turned out Monday for an event years in the making, celebrating the completion of a path connecting Founders Park to North Brunswick High School. 

Commissioners clash over community violence prevention plans

Monday's New Hanover County Commissioner meeting grew tense when the conversation turned to violence prevention in the Cape Fear.

New Hanover County Commissioners pass stop gap funding to increase affordable housing

Monday morning, New Hanover County Commissioners unanimously approved a measure that could create more workforce housing in the region.