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National Hispanic Heritage Month and the coronavirus

Every September 15-October 15, Americans celebrate Hispanic Heritage month, a time set aside to commemorate the histories, cultures, and contributions of the Latinx people. But this year, the Latinx community has had to adapt.

Manhunt for man accused of sexual assault on underage girl

The Pender County Sheriff's Office is requesting the public's assistance in locating Vicente Sanchez, a 43-44 year old Hispanic resident of Rocky Point.

Heide Trask soccer standout signs letter of intent

The coronavirus pandemic has been tough on high school athletes around the country. Today, however, there was reason to celebrate for one local athlete in the Cape Fear. 

Pender Co. man accused of trying to set two people, home on fire

A Pender County man is charged with attempted murder after he allegedly tried to set two people and their home on fire.

North Carolina Bacon Festival called off due to COVID-19

The North Carolina Bacon Festival has been canceled.

Rocky Point man accused of setting home on fire

A Pender County man is charged with arson after he allegedly set a home on fire with people inside on Sunday morning.

Local motocross star qualifies for the U.S Amateur Nationals

The saying goes "it's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get back up." That's exactly what 15-year old Regan Fowler has done when it comes to the sport of motocross. 

Summer workouts underway for Cape Fear area high schools

The 2020-2021 high school sports season is still up in the air with the unknown of covid-19, but athletes across the Cape Fear are beginning to prepare should games resume to normal this fall.

Heide Trask High School lays out plan for athletics to resume

High Schools across the Cape Fear are still trying to figure out when and how they will return to sports. Heide Trask High School in Pender County however, is ahead of the curve with a detailed plan already in place. 

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UK economy slump not as bad as feared but still a record

The Office for National Statistics said Wednesday that the British economy contracted by 19.8% in the April to June quarter from the previous three-month period, slightly less than its previous estimate of 20.4%.

European evaluators visit Vatican mired in financial scandal

For the next two weeks, the Council of Europe’s Moneyval team will be checking the Vatican’s compliance with international norms to fight money laundering and terror financing.

Disney to lay off 28,000 at its parks in California, Florida

Officials said Tuesday that two-thirds of the planned layoffs involve part-time workers but they ranged from salaried employees to hourly workers.

Sheikh Nawaf sworn in as Kuwait’s new ruling emir

At age 83, Sheikh Nawaf is not expected to deviate from the diplomatic path charted by his predecessor, the late Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah. But his accession has touched off speculation about who will become the next crown prince.