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Mortgage company donates nearly $19K to non-profit paws4people

Area non-profit paws4people has received a large donation thanks to a local mortgage company.

Wilmington service dog certified in ‘red vest’ ceremony

A service dog named Trent became certified with paws4people, a nonprofit organization designed to give people with physical, mental and emotional disabilities assistance through canine companionship.

Service dog vs. emotional support dog: Incident leaves one dog injured, another labeled dangerous

How many times have you been in a store or a restaurant and seen a dog inside? Some, of course, may be legitimate service dogs.

Anything is pawsible when it comes to NC Azalea Festival

Huge crowd and their furry friends support paws4people and the Azalea Festival

NC Azalea Festival announces new furry event

The North Carolina Azalea Festival will be partnering with paws4people for a new festival event - Paws on Parade. It's the official dog party of the Azalea Festival.

Service dog helps put children at ease when visiting the dentist

We may not all love going to the dentist, but for some, that trip may feel almost impossible. Some dentists are using man's best friend to ease human anxiety.

New service dogs celebrated at paws4people graduation ceremony

It was a proud day for some pets and their owners Saturday. Paws4people held its graduation ceremony for new service dog teams in Kenan Auditorium at UNCW.

Service dog honors fallen New Hanover Firefighter

Terri Smith and William Heath are two people who now share one connection a golden retriever.

Legislator aims to tighten laws on flying with service animals

North Carolina Senator Richard Burr introduced legislation earlier this year that he says will protect the ability of people with disabilities travelling with trained service animals.

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NCDHHS says 50% of NC adults vaccinated against COVID-19

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services says more than 50% of adults 18 and older in the state have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine.

Part of River Road closed due to gas leak in New Hanover County

A portion of River Road in New Hanover County is closed due to a gas leak. 

Hoggard High’s spirit rocks repainted after controversial statements appear on it

Controversial statements recently painted on the spirit rock at Hoggard High School in Wilmington raised concerns for some parents, which were brought up during a school board meeting this week.

Law enforcement increases patrols at Wilmington park following shooting

People are returning to a popular Wilmington park and law enforcement is stepping up patrols where shots rang out Wednesday evening on a basketball court.