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Wilmington man caught with $200k cash and 39k bags of heroin sentenced to prison

A Wilmington man responsible for importing and dealing more than 5 kilograms of heroin will spend at least 12 years in federal prison.

Pender County mother leaned on faith to rebuff crowd

A North Carolina woman whose home was targeted by an angry crowd looking for a missing girl said she used her faith and devotion to her son to keep them from storming her home.

Armed masked man robs New Hanover gas station overnight

The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery that took place early Monday morning.

New Hanover County man charged with child sex crimes

A New Hanover County man is in jail facing charges in an alleged crime that happened in 2004.

Suspect killed in officer-involved shooting had ties to Wilmington

The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office confirms Kyle Horton, who was wanted in both Charlotte and Myrtle Beach has ties to the Wilmington area

DOJ: United Blood Nation gang members sentenced in heroin investigation

Two Wilmington gang members are heading to prison after pleading guilty to distributing heroin.

Wilmington man pleads to heroin trafficking

A Wilmington man pleaded guilty Wednesday to tracking heroin.

Sex offender arrested on new child porn charges

A man convicted in another state on child pornography charges in 2008 is now facing charges in New Hanover County.

Online threat against Laney High prompts added security

An online threat against students at Laney High School prompted the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office to boost security at the school Thursday morning and the school district to send a phone call notification to parents.

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Full Court Press: January 22, 2021

The high school basketball season is heating up across the Cape Fear. Friday night featured big time plays, close games, and so much more on the Full Court Press.

Finding their tune: Local artists navigate through the pandemic

Whether playing softly in the background as you manuever through your day or full volume while you're singing in the shower, music is a part of so many lives every single day.

Former local standout & MLB star Trot Nixon remembers the life & career of Hank Aaron

Hank Aaron's death has lead to an outpouring of reactions from many active and former Major League Baseball players, including one right here in the Cape Fear. 

WPD: Rape victim found by officers following welfare check

Police say a man has been arrested after officers conducted a welfare check at a Wilmington home, finding a person who had been tied up, beaten, and raped.