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Gov. Cooper seeking improved warning system after deadly tornado

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper says the state must learn from the tornado that struck the community of Ocean Isle Beach with little or no warning, leaving three people dead and 10 injured.

NWS report: EF-3 twister tracks across 22 miles of Brunswick County

New information has been released about a tornado that ripped through Brunswick County late Monday night, killing three people.

Family lucky to be alive after tornado sends trees crashing into their home

An EF-3 tornado ripped through Brunswick County Monday night, killing at least three people and injuring 10 in the Ocean Ridge Plantation Neighborhood. Just down the road, one family is lucky to be alive after the tornado knocked multiple trees on their home.

Gov. Cooper to survey tornado damage in Ocean Isle Beach

Authorities say a ferocious tornado killed three people and injured at least 10 in a coastal community of North Carolina.

VIDEO: EF-3 tornado leaves three dead, 10 injured in Brunswick County

A confirmed tornado ripped across portion of Brunswick County overnight. 

Ocean Isle Beach man drives four hours for vaccine as supply remains low

With another mass vaccination clinic this weekend in Charlotte, thousands are expected to get their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.

Brunswick County detectives investigate string of catalytic converters thefts

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office are investigating multiple car thefts involving catalytic converters.

Virginia Williamson, Ocean Isle Beach pioneer, dies at age 98

According to an obituary provided by her family, Williamson died on Christmas Eve at her home in Ocean Isle Beach, the Brunswick County town she helped name and where she served as mayor from 1969 to 1973.

ATF searches for possible hazardous grenade purchased near Shallotte

The ATF needs your help finding a grenade purchased at an antique mall near Shallotte.

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Lane closures scheduled to preserve Brunswick county bridge

N.C. Department of Transportation plans to work to preserve a Brunswick County bridge is scheduled to begin this weekend and last for several months.

Good Shepherd Center prepares to reopen with full meal service and day shelter

Wilmington's Good Shepherd Center prepares to open its Soup Kitchen doors for full-time weekday breakfast and lunch distribution, and the day shelter will also offer services to homeless people in the Cape Fear.

UNCW issued latest Covid-19 requirements

UNCW will temporarily require face coverings in indoor settings. 

Volunteers needed for clean up at Riverfront Park

Cape Fear River Watch and Island Wildlife - Cape Fear Region are partnering together to clean up Riverfront Park at 10 Cowan St. and the surrounding downtown area on Sunday.