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Red Sox to call up Ashley grad Trevor Kelley

The Boston Red Sox are expected to call up Ashley High School graduate Trevor Kelley to join the big league club in Toronto on Tuesday. 

Whiteville alum MacKenzie Gore selected for MLB All-Star Futures Game

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY)--Whiteville High School graduate MacKenzie Gore continues to shine in the Minor League baseball ranks. Friday it was announced that Gore had...

Cape Fear represented in 2019 MLB Draft

The 2019 MLB draft concluded on Wednesday evening. The Cape Fear area had nine products selected in the amateur draft between the high school and college baseball ranks. 

Rays pick UNCW’s Greg Jones 22nd overall in MLB Draft

UNCW shortstop Greg Jones made history on Monday night by being the highest Seahawk every drafted. The Tampa Bay Rays selected the sophomore with the 22nd overall pick in the MLB Draft.

Fantasy sports regulation advances in North Carolina House

A repeat effort to regulate popular fantasy sports games in North Carolina advanced through a House panel on Wednesday, two years after a similar effort was derailed.

Gore named to MLB Pipeline’s Prospect Team of the Week

MacKenzie Gore dominated on the mound for the Lake Elsinore Storm this week, earning himself a spot on the MLB pipeline prospect team of the week.

AP source: Trout, Angels close to record $432M, 12-year deal

Mike Trout and the Angels are "finalizing" a 12-year, $430 million contract that breaks all kinds of records, according to ESPN's Jeff Passan. 

Mets’ great Tom Seaver diagnosed with dementia at 74

Hall of Fame pitcher Tom Seaver has been diagnosed with dementia and has retired from public life.

Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe has died at 92

Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died. He was 92.

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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 .