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MLK Parade moving downtown today to Front Street

video The Martin Luther King Jr. Parade is moving from Castle Street to Front Street this year to hopefully attract a bigger crowd.

McCrory attends his 1st NC employee King service

Gov. Pat McCrory says North Carolina can achieve the goals of equality that the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. sought through education and unleashing the potential of each individual.

CFCC offers free tickets to MLK Day game

video Cape Fear Community College is giving away tickets to its annual men's basketball game in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

ONLY ON 3: Wilmington business closed in honor of Robert E. Lee’s birthday

Many businesses and schools were closed in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday. Today at least one Wilmington business was closed in remembrance of another American leader.

Crowds turn out for annual MLK Day Parade in Wilmington

People of all races and ages joined together to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. in Wilmington at the annual parade in his honor.

Obama campaign registers voters at MLK Day Parade

While Republican presidential candidates get ready to debate tonight in Myrtle Beach, President Obama's campaign used this MLK Day to register voters.

Little rain on parade to honor MLK

video Today is a day to remember and celebrate the man who raised awareness for social change, peace and justice.

MLK march celebrates equality and unity

video Folks in Southport say it's never too early to celebrate the many accomplishments of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. "We honor a great American," says Ivory Parker. "We honor a great person."

CFCC to give away free basketball tickets in honor of MLK Day

Cape Fear Community College will give away free tickets to the Saturday, Jan. 15 basketball game in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Day. The game starts at 5:00 p.m. and the Sea Devils will take on Mount Zion Academy in the Schwartz Center in downtown Wilmington.

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Nonprofit assistance grant program

The nonprofit grant program will provide $700,000 in assistance to the nonprofit community in New Hanover County, allocated through grants of no less than $10,000 and up to $50,000 per organization.

AP-NORC poll: Most unvaccinated Americans don’t want shots

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