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US-based pro sports leagues monitoring coronavirus outbreak

Professional sports leagues in North America are in touch with health officials and teams about the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.

Former Seahawk Ryan Jeffers invited to Twins big league camp

Former UNCW baseball standout Ryan Jeffers will have his opportunity to impress the Minnesota Twins this spring. Jeffers was one of the non-roster players to receive a invite to big league spring training. 

Trot Nixon to be inducted in NC Sports Hall of Fame

Former MLB player and Wilmington resident Trot Nixon will soon be recognized for his athletic achievements.

Whiteville’s Mackenzie Gore invited to Padres Big League Camp

Former Whiteville High School baseball standout Mackenzie Gore tore up the minor leagues a year ago and now he will have the opportunity to impress the big league club. Gore is one of 27 non-roster players receiving invitations to the Padres’ big league camp.

Ashley standout Trevor Kelley claimed off waivers by Phillies

Former Ashley High School baseball standout Trevor Kelley made his MLB debut this past summer for the Boston Red Sox. Now, he will spend the 2020 season with a new organization. 

Nationals top Astros in Game 7 to win 1st World Series title

Kendrick and Rendon homered in the seventh inning as the Nationals overcame a two-run deficit, rocking the Houston Astros 6-2 Wednesday night to win the first title in franchise history.

Former Seahawk Greg Jones named Hudson Valley team MVP

Former UNCW shortstop Greg Jones shined in his first season of minor league baseball. Earlier this week the Hudson Valley Renegades named Jones the team MVP for the 2019 season. 

Trevor Kelley selected as recipient of Lou Gorman Award

BOSTON,MA (WWAY)-- Ashley High School graduate Trevor Kelley continues to get awarded for his play on the field. The Boston Red Sox announced Kelley was the recipient of the 2019 Lou Gorman Award. 

White Sox, Yankees to play at ‘Field of Dreams’ in 2020

The Chicago White Sox will play a game against the New York Yankees next August at the site in Iowa where the movie "Field of Dreams" was filmed.

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Man dies in single vehicle accident on Highway 17

The accident occurred on Saturday, Apr. 10, around 1 p.m. roughly two miles south of Bolivia.

Sixth person shot in York County mass shooting dies at hospital

His family reported Friday that Shook was out of surgery and stable, but wasn’t out of the woods quite yet. Hours later, the coroner’s office released the news that Shook has lost his battle.

The Salvation Army holds spring fundraiser during the Azalea Festival

This is the second year the Salvation Army of the Cape Fear Women's Auxiliary is not holding its annual "Spring Fling", traditionally held during the Azalea Festival, and like last year, it's been canceled because of the pandemic.

NHRMC and Novant Health partner with Cape Fear Habitat to build their 11th home

Novant health and New Hanover Regional Medical Center partnering with Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity to sponsor a home for a local mother of two .