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Documentary examining mysterious death of teen wins award at Sundance

A new documentary examining a Bladen County teenager's mysterious death won an award at the Sundance Film Festival.

Bladen Co. teen’s death to be featured in Sundance documentary

The death of a Bladen County teen that made national headlines is the subject of a new documentary.

Justice Ginsburg, 84, signals intent to work for years more

In different circumstances, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg might be on a valedictory tour in her final months on the Supreme Court. But in the era of Donald Trump, the 84-year-old Ginsburg is packing her schedule and sending signals she intends to keep her seat on the bench for years.

Utah sheriff says he can still ticket Uber helicopter pilots

A Utah sheriff says he plans to keep a cease-and-desist order in place for Uber helicopters at the Sundance Film Festival, despite a judge's ruling that would allow the choppers to keep landing through the weekend.

Contest winner heads to Sundance for film about her beach litter crusade

Recently we told you about Danielle Richardet, a Wilmington woman who spends about 20 minutes a day picking cigarette butts off Wrightsville Beach. Her mission was filmed by a crew last month to be shown at the Sundance Film Festival in Utah this weekend.

Film focuses on beach butts

video We told you last month about a local woman who won a contest to make a movie about cleaning up Wrightsville Beach. This week, she and her family have been filming with an award-winning director.

Butts on Wrightsville Beach

video 20 minutes. That’s all the time it takes Danielle Richardet and her daughter to collect 526 cigarette butts from Wrightsville Beach bringing their 21 day total of butts collected from the shore to 9,253.

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President Donald Trump delivers remarks at Robeson County Fairgrounds

This comes shortly after Trump declared his support for a bill that would federally recognize the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina.

Health department issues order banning church’s in-person events after COVID-19 outbreak

Mecklenburg County leaders have issued an order barring the church from holding in-person gatherings for the next two weeks.