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NC lawmakers react to Afghanistan situation

Former President Donald Trump said, "It's not that we left Afghanistan. It's the grossly incompetent way we left!"

Both NC senators vote for $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill

The Senate passed President Joe Biden's $1.2 trillion infrastructure proposal on a 69-30 tally, with 19 Republicans joining all Democrats and independents in supporting the measure.

Sen. Tillis co-introduces bill to audit CDC mask guidance decision making

Tillis' office says the CDC made the recommendation without providing a clear, verifiable justification for why the science on the Delta variant in July 2021 is supposedly different from the data in May 2021.

Beasley outpacing Jackson in fundraising for U.S. Senate primary race

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Cheri Beasley of North Carolina has raised nearly $1.3 million in little more than two months since entering the race in April.

Law signed creating one federal district court for Fort Bragg

Depending on where on Fort Bragg an infraction occurred, an individual would have previously been required to appear in court 20 minutes away or up to 2 hours away. 

Gov. Cooper resists calls from GOP Senators to end ‘excessive federal benefits’

People who qualify are currently receiving an additional $300 per week in addition to the amount they receive in state unemployment benefits. When added together, the maximum amount is $650.

North Carolina lieutenant governor won’t run for Senate in 2022

North Carolina Lt. Gov. Mark Robinson says he won't seek the Republican U.S. Senate nomination in 2022.

Another Trump on the ballot? Lara Trump eyes Senate seat

The race to replace one of the seven Republican senators who voted to convict former President Donald Trump for inciting the Capitol riot is shaping up to be a key test of Trump’s staying power amid a fierce inter-party debate over how much to embrace him going forward.

New Hanover County party leaders react to possible Lara Trump senate run in 2022

North Carolina Senator Richard Burr is under fire after voting to convict Former President Donald Trump in his second impeachment trial, resulting in his censure on Monday.

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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.