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NC State graduate among those killed after Ukrainian plane shot down in Iran

An NC State graduate was among the 176 passengers and crew killed on Wednesday, Jan. 8 when Iran claimed it accidentally shot down a Ukranian jetliner in Tehran, the university said.

NC State grad, NASA astronaut Christina Koch sets record for longest single spaceflight by a woman

NC State alum and NASA astronaut Christina Koch has set a new record for longest single spaceflight by a woman.

NC State player fled from cop, hid under car, warrants say

Arrest warrants show a North Carolina State football player is facing multiple charges after he allegedly ran from a police officer and hid under a parked car after obtaining a fake ID to try to buy alcohol.

Former NC State basketball player Grundy dies after stabbing

Former North Carolina State basketball player Anthony Grundy died Thursday from stab wounds suffered as the result of a domestic dispute in Kentucky, authorities said.

NC State students launch GoFundMe to help fund 3D printing of prosthetic devices for children in need

An NC State student-run organization, The Helping Hand Project, started a GoFundMe with a goal of $2,000. The funds would help them continue their mission of using 3-D printing to provide recreational prosthetic devices to those in need.

Chucky Brown to speak at Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame luncheon

Chucky Brown, who starred at North Brunswick and N.C. State before playing for a record-tying 12 NBA teams, is set to be the guest speaker on Friday at the Greater Wilmington Sports Club luncheon at City Club at DeRossett  at 23 South Second Street.

UNC, NC State announce plans for alcohol sales during football games

Following a law change in North Carolina, NC State and UNC announced plans to sell alcohol to the public inside their football stadiums.

NC State official resigns in wake of Twitter comments against Republicans

A North Carolina university official has resigned from his post in the wake of complaints by conservative activists about his Twitter posts that made disparaging comments about Republicans.

NC State corpse plant expected to bloom by end of the week

It's a sight to see and smell. Three years ago about 5,000 people came to check out NC State's massive corpse flower. By the end of the week, it's expected to bloom again.

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Kure Beach council passes ordinance opposing wind energy leases within 24 miles of shoreline

The first year of paid parking wrapped up in the Town of Kure Beach and the council is reporting how much was made and taking a stand against wind energy too close to its shoreline.

Preparations begin for the 2021 Cape Fear Fair and Expo

Signs of the 2021 Cape Fear Fair and Expo are now visible near the Wilmington International Airport, where workers began preparations on Sunday. 

Leland celebrates long-awaited completion of a multi-use path along Old Fayetteville Road

Dozens of people turned out Monday for an event years in the making, celebrating the completion of a path connecting Founders Park to North Brunswick High School. 

Commissioners clash over community violence prevention plans

Monday's New Hanover County Commissioner meeting grew tense when the conversation turned to violence prevention in the Cape Fear.