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Wilmington community celebrates annual MLK Banquet

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is more than just one day of celebration.

Flight 22 Basketball set to host Chatlee MLK Jam

There will once again be high school basketball on Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Rocky Point. Flight 22 Basketball will be hosting the Chatlee MLK Jam at Heide Trask High School. 

Keynote speaker for MLK event reflects on message and controversial Tweet

Sellers talked about the need to continue Dr. King's work to address injustice anywhere.

MLK Celebration Committee holds Battle of the Bands

In honor of MLK Day Monday, Wilmington's MLK Celebration Committee has been putting on events all week long.

Trump marks King day out of view, buffeted by race claims

President Donald Trump marked his first Martin Luther King Jr. national holiday Monday largely out of sight, buffeted by accusations that he used a racially tinged word to describe African countries and scoffed at the suggestion of admitting more Haitians to the U.S.

Southport plans MLK, Jr. Day events

Southport's ​Martin​ ​Luther​ ​King​ ​Celebration​ ​Committee has planned a two day celebration of the Martin Luther King holiday.

MLK, Jr. Celebration to be biggest ever

To mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. the Southeastern North Carolina Celebration committee has planned the biggest week of events ever for the Cape Fear.

National host Roland Martin to speak at UNCW MLK event

TV One’s Rowland Martin will be the guest speaker at the UNCW MLK Celebration Event on Thursday.

Week-long MLK celebrations end Monday with parade in Wilmington

Southeastern North Carolina's week-long Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration wraps up Monday with the downtown parade.

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UNCW holds parking lot pep rally for NHRMC healthcare workers

The Novant parking lot filled with bubbles, pom poms, and support as UNCW nursing and health staff members surprised NHRMC medical staff with a pep rally.

Organizations to host Wilmington municipal candidate forum

The League of Women Voters of the Lower Cape Fear, New Hanover County NAACP, and Cape Fear Housing Coalition are hosting a City of Wilmington Mayoral & Municipal Candidate Forum on Tuesday, September 28 at 6 p.m. via zoom. 

Pfizer booster shots available in New Hanover, Brunswick counties for eligible patients

Pfizer's COVID-19 booster shots are now available in New Hanover and Brunswick counties, days after receiving FDA approval.

Video game design studio opens up shop in downtown Wilmington

A game design company which develops software, game content, and gaming systems for lotteries and charitable gaming opened a new studio in Wilmington on Monday.