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Candidates for the 18th House District Seat

videoOn Tuesday, voters in parts of New Hanover and Pender counties will select a permanent representative for the 18th House District Seat formerly held by Thomas Wright.

What’s Happening: October 31st – November 2nd

videoIt is a scary start to the weekend. Halloween is Friday night and there are plenty of places to take your little ghosts and goblins.

Early voting numbers for Brunswick, Pender and New Hanover counties

videoEarly voting began in North Carolina a little more than a week ago. New Hanover County has already exceeded the total number of early voters from the entire 2004 election, and surrounding counties have also been busy.

What’s Happening: October 17th – 19th

videoDid someone say festival? The are numerous events going on this weekend in Pender and New Hanover counties.

One-Stop voting still an option

Today was the last day to register to vote for the general election November 4th. If you missed the 5:00 p.m. deadline, there is another option.

Differing views on school uniforms

videoIt is that time of year again. Parents and students are shopping for all those back-to-school necessities. But, while some will be shopping for the latest fashions, others will keep it simple, with school uniforms.

Sarus Festival kicks off Monday

A big event kicks off Monday. It is the Sarus Festival -- a two week long celebration that offers up a variety of entertainment.

911 hang-ups jam emergency dispatchers

911 dispatchers are supposed to get help to people in need, but dispatchers in our area say their call centers are getting jammed with hang-ups.

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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.

Bald Head Island officers fired in 2014 awarded $700k in lawsuit

A federal judge has sided with four former Bald Head Island Public Safety Officers who filed a lawsuit after they were fired six years ago.

NC audit questions monitoring of virus funds for education

State Auditor Beth Wood's office says North Carolina’s education department has failed to monitor sufficiently whether over $140 million in federal coronavirus relief money was used properly or met its intended purposes.

Mayor declares Thursday as ACCESS of Wilmington Day

Mayor Bill Saffo has declared Thursday as ACCESS of Wilmington Day.