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Want to become a storm spotter? NWS to hold series of virtual SKYWARN training

The National Weather Service office in Wilmington will be holding a series of virtual SKYWARN training and weather safety presentations through March.

NWS addresses concerns over lack of warning time ahead of EF-3 twister

Monday night's devastating storm formed in a matter of minutes, claiming lives and destroying homes.

NWS report: EF-3 twister tracks across 22 miles of Brunswick County

New information has been released about a tornado that ripped through Brunswick County late Monday night, killing three people.

Daylight shows the extent of destruction left behind by destructive tornado

The tornado that struck a portion of Brunswick County Tuesday morning left a path of destruction through the woods and into the Ocean Ridge Plantation. 

Tornado leaves path of destruction in Alabama, killing 1

Search and rescue efforts continue in Alabama, where officials say a tornado killed a 14-year-old boy sheltering with his family in the basement of their home.

Doppler radar in Shallotte undergoes upgrades to increase its longevity

The National Weather Service office in Wilmington is making upgrades to the Doppler radar located in Shallotte.

Snow, ice expected in parts of South, with storms in others

Forecasters say a storm system will bring snow to some parts of the South and potentially severe thunderstorms to others.

‘Unbelievable’ snowfall blankets parts of the Northeast

The Northeast's first major snowstorm of the season buried parts of upstate New York under more than 3 feet of snow and broke records in Massachusetts and Pennsylvania.

With winter two weeks away, now is the time to prepare

This is winter weather preparedness week here in North Carolina. Governor Roy Cooper is urging everyone to begin planning. 

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New Hanover County School Board votes unanimously to rename Laney High Stadium

The New Hanover County School Board voted unanimously to remove Dr. Rick Holliday's name from the E.A. Laney High School's football stadium.

NCDHHS discusses the North Carolina impacts from the Johnson & Johnson vaccine

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services held a press conference today to discuss the recent reports of rare blood clots related to the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. 

Local reaction to Johnson and Johnson vaccine hold

The CDC and FDA recommended a pause on the Johnson and Johnson vaccine Tuesday morning. According to both, the vaccine has been connected to six cases of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis.

Lewis Strawberry Nursery & Farm begins strawberry picking season

After months of anticipation, the Lewis Strawberry Nursery now has thousands of ripe red strawberries ready for you to pick and enjoy.