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Brunswick Co. Schools to live Tweet first day of school

Brunswick County Schools' are preparing for the first day of school with a live tweeting event.

‘Wilmington Idiot Spotter’ creator speaks out

Last week we told you about a new Facebook page that is calling people out on their less than perfect driving right here in the Port City. Now the creator of the 'Wilmington Idiot Spotter' Facebook page is speaking out.

‘Wilmington Idiot Spotter’ publicly shames drivers

There's a Facebook page for publicly shaming so-called "idiots" in the Port City. It's called 'Wilmington Idiot Spotter.'

More than 70 teens charged with trespassing after social media tips deputies

According to a New Hanover County Sheriff's Office spokesman, more than 70 teens were cited for an incident in June that all started over social media.

Connor Barth launches app in Wilmington to help people connect socially

Wrightsville Beach resident Connor Barth is one of the best kickers in the NFL. We've known that for awhile, but did you know Barth is now a social media entrepreneur?

Photo of altercation between student, SRO shared on social media

The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a picture of an altercation between an Ashley High School student and a school resource officer this morning was shared on social media.

President Obama gets his own Twitter account

President Barack Obama is embracing short-form communication. Twitter has a new POTUS account.

WWAY INVESTIGATION: UNCW Snaps: Social media gone wild

Letting it all hang out, as they say, is nothing new on college campuses, including right here at UNC Wilmington. But nowadays students are using social media to let it all hang out for anyone to see. Sometimes quite literally through apps like Snapchat and Yeti.

Lost photo card returned thanks to social media

video They say a picture is worth a thousand words, and apparently it's worth more than 2,400 shares on Facebook. A Wilmington man found a memory card with pictures on it, and he used social media to find the owner.

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Kure Beach council passes ordinance opposing wind energy leases within 24 miles of shoreline

The first year of paid parking wrapped up in the Town of Kure Beach and the council is reporting how much was made and taking a stand against wind energy too close to its shoreline.

Preparations begin for the 2021 Cape Fear Fair and Expo

Signs of the 2021 Cape Fear Fair and Expo are now visible near the Wilmington International Airport, where workers began preparations on Sunday. 

Leland celebrates long-awaited completion of a multi-use path along Old Fayetteville Road

Dozens of people turned out Monday for an event years in the making, celebrating the completion of a path connecting Founders Park to North Brunswick High School. 

Commissioners clash over community violence prevention plans

Monday's New Hanover County Commissioner meeting grew tense when the conversation turned to violence prevention in the Cape Fear.