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Tuesday, May 11, 2021
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Wilmington Fire Department: Lightning strike sparks house fires

Strong storms Saturday afternoon produced lots of lightning which was the cause of two fires at two Wilmington homes.

At least 7 dead as storms hit Oklahoma, Texas and Louisiana

Severe weather is moving through southern Mississippi and Alabama after apparent tornadoes tore through parts of Oklahoma, Texas and Louisiana.

Thousands without power as strong storms move into Cape Fear

Duke Energy is reporting more than 1,000 people without power Monday morning. 

Powerful storm interrupts nation’s busiest travel weekend

A powerful storm making its way east from California is causing major disruptions during the year’s busiest travel weekend.

Storms kill 2, knock out power, downs trees on East Coast

Storms that began on Halloween killed at least one person, caused flooding, down trees and power lines and damaged homes from the Deep South to the Northeast on Friday.

Storms precede season’s first freeze across South

Storms raked across the central United States from the Gulf Coast to the Great Lakes ahead of an arctic blast that forecasters say could bring record cold to the South.

Microburst causes damage to parts of Pender in weekend storms

Strong storms rolled through parts of Pender County Sunday. After several reports of damage, the National Weather Service sent a crew out to surveyed it Wednesday morning, determining it wasn't caused by a tornado.

Toddler hurt when tree falls onto house during storm

Sumter County Officials say a toddler was badly hurt after a tree fell on his home.

Storms cause damage in Alabama, heads to the Carolinas

A strong storm moving across northeast Alabama knocked down power lines and caused scattered damage in a retail district early Monday and forecasters said more bad weather was on the way.

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NC bill demands family access to bodycam footage in 5 days

North Carolina senators are interested in altering parts of the state's 2016 police body camera law in light of what's happened recently following the fatal police shooting of Andrew Brown Jr. in Elizabeth City.

Texas man seen with tiger arrested after high-speed chase

After a high-speed chase, Texas law enforcement arrested the man seen taking in a tiger spotted roaming loose in a Houston neighborhood Sunday. However, the tiger is still missing.

Get jazzed about live music returning to the Bellamy Mansion

After being cancelled last year, the annual Jazz at the Mansion returns to the Bellamy Mansion and Museum in Wilmington starting Thursday May 13 and running every second Thursday through September.

West Brunswick High football player, his brother identified as victims in fatal boating incident

A coroner has identified the two boaters found in the Intracoastal Waterway on Monday after they went missing Sunday night.