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Calabash Turkey Trot to debut Thanksgiving morning

Thanksgiving morning runs are traditions in many places across the country. Now folks in Brunswick County are getting in on the action.

5K Run for Preservation

videoHundreds of runners crowded the streets of Downtown Wilmington Thursday night for the 5K run for Preservation.

10th annual Steve Haydu St. Patrick’s Day Lo Tide Run

video Annual 5k and 10k continue aiding uninsured young people fighting cancer. Folks got together for the 5k and 10k run benefiting local cancer patients. The event in was created in 2005 by Tim Reilly after his dear friend, Steve Haydu was diagnosed with cancer.

WWAY’s Tuesday night sports – January 14

videoHoggard and New Hanover both had dominant performances in boys basketball action on Tuesday night. Hoggard cooled off Ashley while New Hanover clubbed Laney. In girls action Laney & Ashley both won. The Trask boys got back on the winning track with a victory over archrival Pender. Check out our game highlights. Plus more!

Triathlon attracts athletes nation-wide

videoAthletes from all over the country started a long day of swimming, biking, and running at Wrightsville Beach Saturday morning for the PPD Beach2Battleship iron distance and half iron distance triathlon.

Fit Minute – How to train for a 5K

video Thanks to the economic bust, running has become very popular again. It's one of the most inexpensive forms of exercise and you can do it virtually anywhere. Many beginner and expert runners like to work up to something like a 5K.

Back home, area runners recount marathon bomb experience

video In the wake of the marathon bombing runners from New Hanover County are back from Boston. Eleven marathoners from around the area took part in the race. After all that's happened, several we spoke with say they are glad to be home.

Donut Dash April 25

Join us for the second Wilmington Donut Dash presented by Young Life. This is an exciting event for serious runners, doughnut lovers and those looking to have a good time.

Quintiles Marathon Weekend sets registration record

Organizers of the 4th annual Quintiles Wrightsville Beach Marathon and Half Marathon presented by Landfall Realty on behalf of the community announced today that 3,000 runners have registered for the Full Marathon, Marathon Relay and Half Marathon.

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Governor Cooper appoints new general counsel

Fletcher replaces William McKinney, who served as the Governor’s Legal Counsel from January 2017 until July 2021 and has returned to private practice.

‘Christmas in Harmony’ filming next week

Even though it's the dog days of August, a new movie production is making the Cape Fear think about the yuletide season.

‘American Idol’ to hold virtual auditions for NC, SC on Friday

You must be a legal U.S. resident born on or between June 2, 1992 and September 15, 2006 to participate this season.

‘There are only so many beds’: COVID-19 surge hits hospitals

Florida hospitals slammed with COVID-19 patients are suspending elective surgeries and putting beds in conference rooms, an auditorium and a cafeteria.