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VIDEO: An officer saved a man in a wheelchair stuck on train tracks

It's the kind of thing you see in the movies. For one California police officer, it was just a day on the job.

2 people on paddle boards rescued during storm in Surf City

Two people on paddle boards were rescued over the weekend on Topsail Island after they reportedly got pushed out to sea during a storm Sunday. 

House fire in Wilmington puts resident and family dog in danger

A resident with smoke-inhalation and a family dog were rescued from a house fire in Wilmington this morning.

Police: Carpenter saved 6-year-old from drowning in lake

Police in North Carolina are praising carpenters who worked to rescue a child from downing in a nearby lake.

More than 35 water rescues reported on Wrightsville Beach

NWS was informed this afternoon by Wrightsville Beach Ocean Rescue that more than 35 water rescues happened due to rip current conditions.

Heroic efforts by Raleigh father and son save drowning 74-year-old on the NC coast

The early July rescue has led to families now being friends and planning out trips to the Brunswick Co. beach annually.

Coast Guard members rescue man from drowning

Two Coast Guard members helped rescue a man from drowning 20 yards off of Wrightsville Beach on Monday night. Petty Officer 3rd Class Forrest Jones and Fireman Kyle Boeckmann were standing on the station pier around 8:30 p.m. when they heard shouts for help.

Triangle woman reunites with man who rescued her from flooded car

Anthony Matula, 18, saved Dajah Gladden's life after her car was stuck during a flash flood. On Sunday, ABC11 reunited the two a day after the rescue. Gladden visited Matula at Granite Falls Athletic Club where he works.

Columbus County first responders attempting to reach flood victims

Rising flood waters across Columbus County continue to hamper efforts as first responders attempt to rescue and distribute supplies to people who are impacted by flood as a result of Hurricane Florence.

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Mystery solved: Offshore vessel identified by Northstar Marina

We have an update on a story we brought you yesterday. The mystery of the strange barge near access four has finally been solved. 

Board of Education votes ‘no confidence’ in member Judy Justice

The New Hanover County Board of Education voted in favor of a 'no confidence' motion against board member Judy Justice.

After months of work, repairs still needed at downtown Wilmington’s River Place

In recent months, the luxury apartments and condos at River Place, a long-awaited $80 million development on Wilmington's riverfront, have turned into temporary construction sites as workers wearing safety vests and hard hats have repaired building-wide defects.

Target plans for zero waste, emissions by 2040

Retail giant Target is pledging to reach zero waste and emissions by 2040.