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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.

Sunday night baseball games an hour earlier in 2019

Baseball players may get a little more sleep when traveling after Sunday night games next year.

Red Sox top Dodgers for 4th World Series title in 15 seasons

Chris Sale's final pitch for this Boston juggernaut triggered a celebration on the Dodger Stadium infield, among thousands of fans who made their way to California — and even outside Fenway Park back home.

Red Sox stun Yankees 5-4 in 10 for 4-game sweep

Andrew Benintendi's hit bounced a handful of times before finding its way into center field for the winning run and a big four-game sweep over the rival Yankees.

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Bald Head Island officers fired in 2014 awarded $700k in lawsuit

A federal judge has sided with four former Bald Head Island Public Safety Officers who filed a lawsuit after they were fired six years ago.

NC audit questions monitoring of virus funds for education

State Auditor Beth Wood's office says North Carolina’s education department has failed to monitor sufficiently whether over $140 million in federal coronavirus relief money was used properly or met its intended purposes.

Mayor declares Thursday as ACCESS of Wilmington Day

Mayor Bill Saffo has declared Thursday as ACCESS of Wilmington Day.

Lu Mil Vineyard brightens Bladen County with annual Christmas light show

Lu Mil Vineyard is lighting up the night with their annual Festival of Lights.