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Oak Island firefighter fired after DWI charge

videoAccording to personnel records, an Oak Island firefighter/EMT has been fired a week after a DWI charge.

Flames destroy Oak Island home after neighbors call for help

Flames destroyed an unoccupied, Oak Island home Thursday night.

FIRST ON 3: Lightning strike believed to cause Oak Island house fire

videoIt was a scary situation for police on Oak Island after spotting flames shooting from the roof of a house Monday night. No one was home when fire crews responded around 9:30 and quickly put out flames in the back of the home's attic.

ONLY ON 3: Fire destroys vacation home on Bald Head Island

video Bald Head Island officials say fire destroyed a vacation home on the island early this morning. No one was in the five bedroom, five bath house, valued at more than $1.5 million, at the time.

Embattled fire chief fired

video John House had been the Oak Island Fire Chief since 2005. He says town manager Jerry Walters offered him the opportunity to resign, but House refused. Walters couldn't comment on the firing because it's a personnel matter.

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Bars open indoor spaces Friday night

Downtown Wilmington looked a whole lot different Friday night. Starting at five o'clock, bars could open indoors at 30 percent capacity.