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Bridge named after late NC State Trooper

Today family and friends of Clarence "Lucky" Swartz got a chance to honor the former Highway Patrol Trooper in a unique way.

Highway back open after log truck overturns

An overturned log truck shut down part of Highway 17 running through Brunswick County this afternoon.

Trooper involved in Wilmington crash

A North Caroina Highway Patrol trooper was involved in a traffic crash this afternoon in Wilmington.

Bridge named for trooper nicknamed ‘Oleander Ranger’

The Bradley Creek bridge on Oleander Drive has been named in honor of the late N.C. Highway Patrol Trooper C.L. "Lucky" Swartz.

Driver OK after accident involving school bus early Friday

New Hanover County Dispatch says no children were on a school bus when it was involved in a crash early Friday morning.

Victim identified in Brunswick Co. 18-wheeler crash

Troopers say a man was killed in an early-morning crash in Brunswick County involving an 18-wheeler and another car.

Accident snarls traffic in Brunswick County

Traffic came to a halt on a section of Highway 133 in Brunswick County late this afternoon.

Patrol charges wrong-way motorists in fatal wreck on I-85

The N.C. Highway Patrol has filed multiple charges after a head-on collision on Interstate 85 that killed three people.

Troopers issue more than 400 impaired driving tickets over holiday

The North Carolina State Highway Patrol along with the Division of Law Enforcement Wildlife Resources Commission released the totals for "On the Road, On the Water, Don't Drink and Drive" campaign for the period of Friday, July 3 through Sunday, July 5.

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Mother thankful for man who saved her 6-year-old son at Kure Beach

A day trip to Kure Beach nearly turned into a tragedy for one North Carolina family, but thanks to the quick actions of a good samaritan that wasn't the case. 

National Hispanic Heritage month and the Coronavirus

Every September 15-October 15, Americans celebrate Hispanic Heritage month, a time set aside to commemorate the histories, cultures, and contributions of the Latinx people. But this year, the Latinx community has had to adapt.

Judge hears lawsuit attempting to delay NHRMC sale

A judge is hearing the Save Our Hospital's request for a restraining order to delay the sale/partnership of NHRMC.