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Red Cross honors life saving heroes

The American Red Cross held a special ceremony during Wednesday's Topsail Beach town council meeting to honor a few heroes.

Volunteers, businesses honored for helping after deadly Brunswick County tornado

It's been more than four months since a deadly tornado ripped through southern Brunswick County, and those who helped with the recovery effort are now being recognized.

Red Cross issues urgent appeal for donations during “severe” blood shortage

The American Red Cross sends out a call for blood donations, now that nationwide supplies have reached severely low levels.

Red Cross sees a decrease in blood donors

The Red Cross says they've seen a drop in the number of donors.

Community shows outpouring of support for fire victims in Carolina Beach

Several people were left without a home after a fire broke out at a Carolina Beach condominium complex last Friday. The community has since wrapped their around the victims. 

Red Cross asks for blood donations in honor of late judge

The Red Cross is partnering with the Wilmington East Rotary Club to hold a special blood drive this week.

More than 90 donate blood in honor of Wilmington girl with rare form of cancer

There was an overwhelming outpouring of support from people donating blood on Wednesday in honor of a local girl battling a rare disease.

Red Cross volunteers needed in eastern North Carolina

Every year thousands of volunteers with the Red Cross head to disaster areas around the country. 

Volunteers needed for Red Cross ahead of hurricane season

The American Red Cross is in need of volunteers amid the COVID-19 pandemic to prepare for and help with hurricane season as it approaches.

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Many people gather in downtown Wilmington for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival

Today you may have seen a sea of green in downtown, where many people gathered for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival to celebrate "Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day".

The first coding center for kids in Wilmington holds an open house

 The first coding center for kids in the area has officially opened up shop, and today it welcomed parents and kids to check out a fun way to learn about coding.

‘Love Me, Don’t Hurt Me’ event held to tackle issue of children’s safety in schools

Keeping children safe at school is a growing concern around the country and the Cape Fear. An event was held Saturday at the Derick Davis Center at Maides Park to take on the issue, with the theme being 'Love Me, Don't Hurt Me'.

Hundreds turn out for the annual Dragon Boat Regatta in Carolina Beach

Dozens of people competed for the top trophy and bragging rights in the annual Dragon Boat Regatta race Saturday afternoon.