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Jewish doctor treats COVID-19 patient covered in Nazi tattoos

The surge in coronavirus cases is proving very challenging for frontline health care workers and especially for one Northern California emergency room doctor.

Church that defied stay-at-home order hosts weeklong event in Charlotte

A church that reportedly held packed services in Charlotte during Gov. Roy Cooper’s stay-at-home order earlier this year is under scrutiny again for hosting a weeklong convocation amid a surge in coronavirus cases.

Baptist couple ask court to ban book from son’s school

A North Carolina couple is trying to get a novel they describe as an “affront” to their Christian beliefs removed from a public charter school.

Pro-Trump messages painted on headstones at Jewish cemetery

Police are investigating vandalism that left several headstones at a Jewish cemetery in Grand Rapids spray-painted with “TRUMP” and “MAGA” before President Donald Trump held his final campaign rally in the western Michigan city.

Amid pandemic challenges, houses of worship show resiliency

The coronavirus pandemic has posed daunting challenges for houses of worship across the U.S., including large financial losses and suspension of in-person services. It also has sparked moments of gratitude and wonder.

Authorities investigating ‘Zoom bombing’ of North Carolina church

Authorities are investigating after someone committed a so-called “Zoom-bombing” of a North Carolina church’s virtual worship service.

Wayfair pulls towel depicting deity after Hindus object

Online home goods retailer Wayfair has pulled a beach towel depicting the Hindu deity Lord Ganesha.

Apt Bible passage at Catholic Mass coincides with earthquake

A Catholic church in North Carolina which had a portion of 1 Kings for the Bible for its reading during an early Sunday morning Mass found the verse unusually timely.

Man leaves scripture in the sand at Wrightsville Beach

One local man is leaving more than footprints in the sand at Wrightsville Beach. He's spreading a powerful message.

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Deputy in hospital after being struck by SUV on Carolina Beach Road

The vehicle is described as a dark in color 2004 Chevy SUV with a missing front headlight and side mirror.

UNCW calls fall semester a success, will test students for COVID-19 more frequently in spring

Students at UNCW are getting ready to head home for the holidays as the school watches rising numbers of COVID-19 cases around the country.

New Hanover & Topsail changing classes in latest NCHSAA realignment plan

Two Cape Fear area high schools are set to move up a classification after the North Carolina High School Athletic Association announced its first draft for realignment in the next four year cycle. 

Despite challenges Seaside Chapel Living Nativity open in Carolina Beach

It's been a tough week for Seaside Chapel in Carolina Beach. Last Sunday part of their Living Nativity set came toppling to the ground because of a storm, but with help from the community they were ready for opening night on Friday.