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Parents say ‘goodbye’ and ‘thank you’ to local bus driver in big way

Mr. Thompson is moving out of state with his wife and grandson to go take care of her family. Parents of students he watched over wanted to send him off with a big 'thank you'.

Brunswick Forest, St. James get ‘Best in U.S.’ designation for retirement

A magazine that studies the best retirement regions, towns and master-planned communities across the country has a Brunswick County town as one of the Top 50 places to retire.

Surf City fire chief to retire in March

"Me and my wife are retiring and going to do some traveling," Rivenbark said. "We've got a grand baby on the way and we're going to spoil them."

Growing number of Americans retiring outside the US

A growing number of Americans are retiring outside the United States.

How stricter rules for brokers will affect retirement savers

The Obama administration is going after a host of perceived rip-offs with the new rules it's unveiling Wednesday for brokers who recommend investments for retirement savers.

Brunswick County economic development director announces retirement

"I've thoroughly enjoyed my position here for the past eight years, but it's been something that my wife and I have been talking about especially this year, me turning 63," Bradshaw said. "We both want to have some more free time, so we're looking forward to retirement."

Southport, Sunset Beach and Wilmington top best towns to retire list

Some of the Cape Fear's coastal destinations have topped a list of best places to retire in the Carolinas.

New retirement resort not living the old lifestyle

videoThere are more signs that the Cape Fear region is a retirement destination. Another senior living resort has opened its doors with new ways of turning silver into gold.

SPECIAL REPORT: Turning silver into gold

videoWe went to Brunswick County to do a story on how the growing population boosts the economy. We came back with a story of how retirees are spending their free time. Here is the special WWAY report, "Turning Silver into Gold".

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Wrightsville Beach firefighters raising money for training center in honor of Jeremy Owens

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Southport Howe Street project entering final stages of road construction

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Vaccinated visitors soon can take off masks at Disney World

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