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Mental illness an increasing problem for military members

videoThe treatment and diagnosis of mental health problems in the military has been making headlines since the untimely death of Commander Keith Springle, the Navy social worker who was gunned down by a patient at a mental health clinic in Iraq last month. Now legislators and mental health experts are citing the incident as a call to action.

Strict involuntary committment for mentally ill makes need for meds more vital

videoOne in four adults in the US will suffer from a mental health problem, ranging from mild depression to severe schizophrenia. Many patients rely on medication alone to keep them on track. Mental health experts say it's when a patient neglects to take their medication, that problems can take place.

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Local Israelis and Palestinians on Netanyahu ousting

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Wrightsville Beach firefighters raising money for training center in honor of Jeremy Owens

Wrightsville Beach Volunteer Firefighters are raising money to honor a member of the team who died in November.

Southport Howe Street project entering final stages of road construction

Road construction is still ongoing along Howe Street in Southport, six months after the sewer line replacement project began. 

Vaccinated visitors soon can take off masks at Disney World

It will soon be a lot easier to see smiles again at Walt Disney World in Florida. Starting Tuesday, face masks will be optional for theme park visitors who are vaccinated.