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UNC cancels classes Tuesday over mental wellness concerns

UNC-Chapel Hill has canceled classes for Tuesday saying that it will be a wellness day.

Firefighter raising money for mental health coping classes

According to a national study, last year more first responders died from suicide than in the line of duty. In Wrightsville Beach, firefighter Mo Peacock is trying to change that.

School safety protocols discussed as students prepare to return to NHHS after shooting

Students at New Hanover High School are set to return to the building on Wednesday following a shooting on Monday, and the district is discussing safety protocols.

Students call into shooting mental health hotline, worried to return to school

New Hanover County set up a mental health helpline in response to Monday's shooting. Since then, they've received countless calls from both parents and students.

Local therapists to hold mental health awareness month event

May is mental health awareness month, and Saturday on group will use its resources to help the community.

NC police reform package approved by Senate committee

A state Senate committee has advanced a criminal justice reform package focused on targeting insubordinate and overly aggressive officers while giving more mental health assistance to police and deputies.

How have senior citizens been affected by the pandemic?

The pandemic has created challenges for so many around the world. And right here in Southeastern, North Carolina, senior citizens are among those hit hardest.

Eleanor Health opens addiction treatment center in Wilmington

There has been a steady rise of mental health issues and substance misuse around the Cape Fear over the past several month. A local clinic is stepping in to help. 

Community college to offer course in mental health first aid

College of the Albemarle in Elizabeth City says it will offer a course in first aid for mental health amid the surge of mental health challenges brought on by the coronavirus pandemic.

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Comedian Ron White returning to the Wilson Center in January

The Wilson Center at Cape Fear Community College says Ron White returns to Wilmington on January 8, 2022, at 7:30 p.m.

Michael Jordan’s 1984 sneakers sell for nearly $1.5 million

A pair of sneakers worn by NBA superstar Michael Jordan early in his career sold for nearly $1.5 million on Sunday, setting a record price at auction for game-worn footwear, Sotheby's said.

9-foot gator taken away on ‘leash’ after stroll through Sunset Beach neighborhood

Police along the North Carolina coast had to “walk” a large alligator to the pond after the reptile was spotted roaming a neighborhood.

Sheriff: US soldier killed grandfather; great-grandmother

A U.S. Army soldier has been brought back to South Carolina from Germany to face charges he killed his grandfather and great-grandmother 16 months ago.