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Hoggard High School special needs teacher recognized as ‘Teacher of the Week’

The coronavirus pandemic has posed a number of challenges for students and teachers during the last eight months.

Burgaw Elementary exceptional children’s teacher wins ‘Teacher of the Week’

Tiffany Hansley-Jones teaches exceptional children or students with special needs at Burgaw Elementary School.

Walmart is getting rid of greeters, worrying the disabled

As Walmart moves to phase out its familiar blue-vested "greeters" at some 1,000 stores nationwide, disabled workers who fill many of those jobs say they're being ill-treated by a chain that styles itself as community-minded and inclusive.

Student with Down syndrome nails half-court buzzer beater in basketball game

A student with special needs delighted his school when he scored what looked like a hail mary shot from half-court.

Chick-fil-A opens on Sunday for boy with special needs

A boy with special needs fulfilled a dream thanks to the manager and owner at an Alabama Chick-fil-A. 

Horry County mom looking to create special needs-focused school

Like any other 8-year-old, Kenadi Watts boards the bus for school every day.

‘If I can surf, I can do anything’: Camps for all abilities at IndoJax

A local surf charity is in its 11th season of giving back to the community and there's still opportunities to get involved!

Teacher of the Week: Nicole Coley

Nicole Coley is a Special Needs teacher at New Hanover High School who says her students are more like family.

Hundreds put on their dancing shoes for a Night to Shine

For the second year in a row the Port City dimmed the lights and turned up the music to put on a perfect evening celebrating those with special needs.

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‘I just remember hearing shot after shot:’ Ten Pin Alley shooting witness talks about frightening moments

The investigation continues into shots fired at a Wilmington bowling alley Friday night. And Wednesday, one anonymous witness spoke out about her terrifying experience.

Wilmington-based Bitty and Beau’s Coffee expands to two more states

 Bitty and Beau’s Coffee Shop has recently announced two more locations -- Bethlehem, PA and Auburn, AL.

Can you choose which COVID-19 vaccine you get? And other questions answered

Though vaccinations have been underway for a few months now, many still have questions about the process and the vaccines themselves.

Thousands give feedback to Wilmington PD about their pilot cruise lights program

The Wilmington Police Department says they have received thousands of responses to a survey about their "cruise light" pilot program.