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Vacant Oak Island home sustains major damage during evening fire

The Oak Island Fire Department responded to a house fire Tuesday evening. 

Firefighters responding to fire at home in Oak Island

The Oak Island Fire Department is responding to a fire at a home in Oak Island. 

Sand finally moves out of Oak Island streets as full dune restoration project underway

With everything that has happened in 2020, Hurricane Isaias may feel like just another blip on the radar. However for the people of Oak Island, its effects are still very apparent.

Coast Guard lights LED upgrade to Oak Island Lighthouse

The Coast Guard lit a first of its kind LED-based rotating beacon at Oak Island Lighthouse on Caswell Beach on Monday.

Oak Island Lighthouse to replace beacon for first time in more than 60 years

The Oak Island Lighthouse is set to get an updated look. It was built in 1958 and was once the brightest lighthouse in the country.

Restaurant Week: See who is cooking up specials in Southport-Oak Island area

Residents and visitors can enjoy the culinary artists in the Southport-Oak Island area this week.

Oak Island’s annual Christmas parade still on but with a twist

The 2020 Christmas by the Sea Parade in Oak Island will be held in early December but organizers have had to get creative to meet the challenges of COVID-19 safety. 

Swimming advisory issued for portion of Oak Island

State recreational water quality officials today advised beachgoers to be aware of the floodwaters being pumped to the ocean surf in Oak Island.

Man rescued from ocean at Oak Island Pier

A man was rescued from the ocean Wednesday morning after they fell off the end of the Oak Island Pier, according to Oak Island Water Rescue. 

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Parents concerned about systemic racism, gender identity being taught in schools

About a dozen people protested outside Monday night's Bladen County Board of Education meeting with concerns about a new social studies curriculum they believe is harmful to their children.

New Hanover girls tennis outlasts Hoggard in matchup of unbeatens

The New Hanover High School girls tennis team used a fast start on Monday afternoon to take down rival Hoggard in a matchup of unbeaten teams, 6-3. 

Hoggard names John Lucas as new head volleyball coach

Hoggard High School announced their new head volleyball coach on Monday afternoon. John Lucas was hired to take over the Viking program headed into the fall. 

UNCW’s Trevor Marsh awarded CAA Baseball Player of the Week

Trevor Marsh was named Colonial Athletic Association Player of the Week after leading UNCW to a weekend sweep of the College of Charleston and clinching the South Division title.