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Deputies and locals prepare for busiest Fourth of July in years

According to the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office, this Independence Day weekend will be one like no other.

Local organization seeks volunteers, funding for Masonboro Island July 4 cleanup

Volunteers and donors needed for cleanup on Masonboro Island after July 4th festivities.

Masonboro.org seeking volunteers for annual July 4 clean-up

The red shirt volunteers of Masonboro.org are seeking volunteers for their annual July 4 clean-up of the island just off the coast of Wrightsville Beach.

Coast Guard looking for owner of kayak found near Mansboro Island

The Coast Guard needs your help finding the owner of a kayak found on the south end of Masonboro Island on Tuesday.

UNCW assistant professor awarded $265K grant to study barrier islands

A UNCW assistant professor has been awarded a grant to study barrier island.

State asks for help with collecting marine debris on Masonboro Island

While paid crews of commercial fishermen are hard at work removing large scale debris along our coast, the N.C. Coastal Federation and N.C. Division of Coastal Management needs your help.

Masonboro.org collects record low amount of trash after July 4th celebrations

Bright eyed and bushy tailed, the Masonboro.org volunteers went out to clean up after July 4th celebrations on the barrier island Sunday morning.

Patrols during a pandemic; sheriff’s office prepares for crowds on the water

Masonboro Island is a hotspot for Fourth of July celebrations every year, but coronavirus is posing safety concerns this year as the holiday weekend can draw thousands of people to the small island. 

Masonboro.org changes plans for July 4th cleanup due to COVID-19

Local non-profit organization Masonboro.org needs your help next month.

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Military training jet crashes in Texas, injuring both pilots

A military training jet crashed Sunday in a neighborhood near Fort Worth, Texas, injuring the two pilots and damaging three homes but not seriously hurting anyone on the ground, authorities said.

Police vehicle procession to Battleship NC kicks off the national police dog K-9 trials

This evening, you may have seen dozens of blue lights caravanning down Carolina Beach Road, with multiple law enforcement agencies K-9 units from across the country in town, for a chance to compete for top dog.

Stars begin arriving for ‘good time’ Emmys after bleak year

Emmy Awards host Cedric the Entertainer and the show's producers promise it will be a celebration for all. But it could be much more rewarding, even historic, for some.

Unidentified body found near area of search for Gabby Petito

An unidentified body has been discovered in the Bridger-Teton National Forest in Wyoming, near the general area police have been searching for Gabby Petito, the 22-year-old woman who went missing while on a cross-country road trip with her boyfriend, authorities said.