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Wilmington man running 100 miles backwards to raise money for Boys and Girls Club

One Wilmington athlete is about to take on a challenge you and I would never think of doing. Starting tomorrow at Wrightville Beach Tracy McCullen will run 100 miles and not in the way you may think. 

41st annual YMCA Wrightsville Beach Sprint Triathlon happening this weekend

The 41st annual YMCA Wrightsville Beach Sprint Triathlon will take place on Saturday.

New Wisconsin justice sworn in during ultramarathon

New Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Jill Karofsky has finished her 100-mile ultramarathon after being sworn in mid-run.

Wilmington boy runs for 6 hours in backyard to raise money during coronavirus outbreak

7-year-old Steven Burgess has been at home for several weeks with schools being out across the country. Like any kid he had been looking for a reason to get outdoors, all it took was seeing a story on television for him to find the perfect idea.

NC firefighter’s runs spelling out an inspiring message

At a time when everyone is forced to stay at home a Greensboro firefighter is making his way outdoors. Ian Trent's weekly runs are spelling out an inspiring message during this difficult time.

WATCH: Teen runs 100-meter dash in 9.98 seconds

A high school senior in Texas just ran a 100-meter dash in 9.98 seconds — that's fast enough to be an Olympic final.

Runners gear up for another wet Boston Marathon

Runners were focused on staying dry Monday morning as they awaited the start of the 2019 Boston Marathon.

NYC Marathon sets record with nearly 52,000 finishers

The New York City Marathon has set a record for the most finishers of any marathon worldwide — 51,812.

Wilmington runners receive college scholarships

Cape Fear Academy students may be out for the summer, but Wednesday marked a special occasion for one senior who is about to make her way to the Ivy League.

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Lane closures scheduled to preserve Brunswick county bridge

N.C. Department of Transportation plans to work to preserve a Brunswick County bridge is scheduled to begin this weekend and last for several months.

Good Shepherd Center prepares to reopen with full meal service and day shelter

Wilmington's Good Shepherd Center prepares to open its Soup Kitchen doors for full-time weekday breakfast and lunch distribution, and the day shelter will also offer services to homeless people in the Cape Fear.

UNCW issued latest Covid-19 requirements

UNCW will temporarily require face coverings in indoor settings. 

Volunteers needed for clean up at Riverfront Park

Cape Fear River Watch and Island Wildlife - Cape Fear Region are partnering together to clean up Riverfront Park at 10 Cowan St. and the surrounding downtown area on Sunday.