63 F
Wilmington
Sunday, September 26, 2021
Tags Record

Tag: Record

South Carolina sets new record for absentee ballot voting

More than half a million South Carolinians have cast absentee ballots for the Nov. 3 election.

Records on the rise

Americans are dropping the needle at the highest rate in decades. For the first time since 1986, vinyl records have outsold CDs, and are only second the streaming music.

Professional female driver and TV host dies attempting to break record

Professional driver and TV host Jessica "Jessi" Combs died in a jet car while attempting to break a land speed record in Oregon, officials said.

The Latest: Sea turtles break North Carolina nesting record

Add North Carolina to the Southeastern states where rare sea turtles are nesting in record numbers.

NWS reports whopping 100° sets new record in Wilmington

The National Weather Service reports Sunday's daytime high temperature was 100° Wilmington. 

Corner of South Carolina had 123 inches of rain last year

The northwestern corner of South Carolina appears to be a record for rainfall in the state.

Rains from monster Hurricane Irma begin hitting Puerto Rico

Heavy rain and historic, 185-mph winds lashed the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico's northeast coast Wednesday as Hurricane Irma roared through Caribbean islands on its way to a possible devastating hit on Florida.

Most Read

Wilmington Police searching for missing teen

The Wilmington Police Department is asking for the public's help finding a missing teen who was last seen getting into an Uber.

‘Moulin Rouge!’ leads Tonys; ‘The Inheritance’ is best play

“Moulin Rouge! The Musical,” a jukebox adaptation of Baz Luhrmann’s hyperactive 2001 movie, took an insurmountable lead at the Tony Awards, earning nine trophies with the best new musical still up in the air. “The Inheritance” by Matthew Lopez was named the best new play.

Americans win Ryder Cup in a rout, send Europe a message

Steve Stricker hoisted the Ryder Cup, gold and glorious, for all to see. Then, he quickly huddled his young American team together to make sure all 12 players had their hands on it.

US has enough COVID-19 vaccines for boosters, kids’ shots

With more than 40 million doses of coronavirus vaccines available, U.S. health authorities said they're confident there will be enough for both qualified older Americans seeking booster shots and the young children for whom initial vaccines are expected to be approved in the not-too-distant future.