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A juvenile and a man in his 20s both drowned at Atlantic Beach on Tuesday.
Most kids can't wait for their senior prom, but Ian Lewis' family will never get to see that day. The teen drowned in Emerald Isle last week.
Paige Merical, a Wake Forest High School student who got caught in a rip current while swimming in Emerald Isle while on spring break, may soon be taken off life support.
Emerald Isle police recovered the body of the 18-year-old swimmer from Wake Forest who went missing on Friday.
As temperatures get warmer, we'll see more people hitting the beach, and while having fun is important, safety is the number one priority.
It's spring break and many people were out on the area beaches Wednesday to enjoy the beautiful weather, but one trip to the coast almost turned deadly.
Officials in a North Carolina beach town say seven members of a Virginia family were pulled from the surf on the first day warnings had been lifted for swimmers.
With the threat of rip currents still present along most of the North Carolina coast - Emerald Isle leaders are issuing a warning to those who ignore the posted red flags.
According to the Town of North Topsail Beach, fire crews responded to a water rescue at Topsail Dunes around 5:15 p.m. Sunday.