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Southport Fire Department honors 343 firefighters killed in 9/11 attacks

It's been 18 years since September 11, 2001, the fateful day that took the lives of thousands.

Brunswick Co. EMS director reflects on responding to 9/11

Thousands of emergency officials responded to the World Trade Center that day including Brunswick County EMS Director Edward Conrow.

US to commemorate 9/11 as its aftermath extends and evolves

Americans are commemorating 9/11 with mournful ceremonies, volunteering, appeals to "never forget" and rising attention to the terror attacks' extended toll on responders.

Pittsburgh airport’s Airmall opening to non-passengers again

The Airmall at Pittsburgh International Airport is set to open to non-passengers for the first time since security was tightened at airports nationwide after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.

Selfies, ‘we love you’ for pope at NYC school

Latest developments in Pope Francis' visit to the United States

Buffalo Wild Wings ending ads after actor lied about Sept. 11

Buffalo Wild Wings will stop airing TV commercials featuring comedian Steve Rannazzisi, who said this week that he lied about being in the World Trade Center during the Sept. 11 attacks.

WFD honors lives lost on 9/11

videoThe Wilmington Fire Department hosted a ceremony this morning to honor the lives lost 13 years ago on Sept. 11, 2001. Firefighters along with the Wilmington Police Department, New Hanover County Sheriff's Office and members of the community came together to pledge never to forget.

Meet a 9/11 survivor at Brunswick Community College

videoThe Foundation of Brunswick Community College invites you to see 9/11 through new eyes. They've called on a survivor of the attacks to share his inspirational story of victory and life after that terrifying "date with destiny" as he describes it.

Work continues on Wilmington 9/11 memorial

videoCrews continue to work on the September 11 Memorial at Wilmington's Empie Park fire station. Firefighters and other volunteers are working to get the memorial ready for its dedication Wednesday.

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BALLOT MIX-UP: Brunswick County woman told she ‘already voted’

Imagine going to the polls to cast your ballot, only to be told you've already voted. That's exactly what happened to a Brunswick County woman on Wednesday.

Supreme Court leaves NC absentee ballot deadline at Nov. 12

The Supreme Court will allow absentee ballots in North Carolina to be received and counted up to nine days after Election Day.

Dogs say “I do” for a good cause in Sunset Beach

A pair of dogs in Sunset Beach tied a knot stronger than any leash on Wednesday night at Sunset Beach. 

Counties reach 50% turn out during early voting, expect to surpass 2016 numbers

There are still three full days left of early voting, but we're seeing turnout across the state far surpassing numbers in years past. Counties in the Cape Fear are already reaching the 50% mark of ballots cast.