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Wednesday, May 12, 2021
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Local charities hold a bike giveaway

It was like Christmas morning. Kids ran from their homes to see a truck set up outside, full of bikes and helmets of all colors and sizes to go around.

New Hanover Co. Sheriff’s Office donates never claimed bikes

The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is getting things rolling for homeless people and children in need, literally!

Switchin’ Gears setting up emergency shelter to keep the homeless warm

As the temperature continues to drop across the Cape Fear, the more dangerous it is for people living on the streets. That is why Wilmington non-profit Switchin' Gears and The Anchor church are teaming up to make sure those folks have somewhere safe and warm this weekend.

Emergency shelter opens in response to freezing temperatures

The Hope Center and Switchin' Gears have come together to host an emergency shelter on Chestnut Street for anyone who needs a place to sleep or eat with temperatures below freezing in the Port City.

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Late inning herorics lifts Hoggard Softball back into the Class 4A State Champioship

The Hoggard softball team is once again on their way to the Class 4A State Championship series. The Vikings scored two runs in the bottom of the 7th inning on Tuesday night to knock off Fuquay-Varina in the East Finals, 3-2. 

Cape Fear Academy boys lacrosse advances to state title game with win over SouthLake Christian

The Cape Fear Academy boys lacrosse team jumped out to the early 3-0 lead against SouthLake Christian Academy on Tuesday night. The Hurricanes were able to use that momentum to pick up the 8-6 win and advance to the NCISAA DII State Championship game.

Holcomb finishes second as Cape Fear golfers compete in the state championship

Laney High School senior Grace Holcomb was one of the many golfers from across the Cape Fear that competed in the state tournament this week. Holcomb wrapped up her prep career for the Buccaneers on Tuesday by finishing Runner-Up in Class 4A. 

Coach, teammates remember West Brunswick football star killed in boating accident

A Brunswick County high school football star and his older brother are dead after an accident on the water in South Carolina over the weekend.