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‘Downtown Alive’ project thrives as business alliance asks for extension

It has been nearly two months since the 'Downtown Alive' project kicked off in Wilmington and businesses say it has been a hit.

Residents concerned about Wrightsville Avenue’s safety

The section of Wrightsville Avenue between Southerland Avenue and Allens Lane has concerned residents for years.

Wahine Classic Surf Competition held at Carolina Beach

he competition has been a New Hanover County staple since 1997, and was started to promote the physical, mental, and emotional well being of women and girls.

Ogden Baptist Church holds backpack drive-thru

NEW HANOVER COUNTY (WWAY) -- A local church is helping kids get ready for school. Ogden Baptist handed out 240 backpacks filled with notebooks, pens,...

NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher feeling the financial impacts of COVID-19

Aquariums across the State of North Carolina haven't seen business in nearly five months, after they were shut down due to Covid-19. The North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher has had their doors closed since March 17th.

Filling a need, local organizations offer up educational based child care

Starting next week, students all across the State of North Carolina will be back to learning. School may be back in session, but most of that learning will happen remotely. So, local organizations in New Hanover County are doing what they can to provide a safe learning environment. 

Salvation Army of the Cape Fear hands out food to those in need

The Salvation Army of the Cape Fear handed out over a hundred boxes of food and produce on Wednesday to families in need.

YMCA offers extended learning program this fall

The YMCA is offering a program to help kids with their online classes and take care of them while their parents are at work.

Warrant: Woman puts chemical cocktail in family’s sweet tea

The suspect in an attempted poisoning case appeared in court for the first time on Wednesday.

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New Hanover County health expert gives guidance on Halloween celebrations

On Tuesday the CDC released guidance on Halloween during COVID-19, discouraging families from trick-or-treating. Now a local health expert is weighing in.

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.