The Cape Fear River is vital to our area from the massive environmental aspect all the way to it being a factor in the tourism industry. Our Extraordinary Person of the Week is making sure all of those benefits are protected.
You can support efforts to help the Cape Fear River and have a good time in downtown Wilmington this weekend at the 8th Annual StriperFest.
The event brings together anglers, analysts and scientists for a 2 day event that is fun and educationals for the whole family.
Starting tonight you can reel in a good time with the Cape Fear River Watch as they kick off the 7th Annual StriperFest. At 6 p.m. tonight the festivities begin with a banquet at the Coastline Convention Center.