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‘Althea & Arthur’ documentary features Wilmington’s One Love Tennis

Coach Lenny Simpson formed One Love in 2013. He says his vision is to give back to Wilmington's youth through the great sport of tennis.

One Love Tennis bringing the game back to Dr. Eaton’s home

One Love Tennis is close to restoring the tennis court at 1406 Orange Street, where the great Dr. Eaton lived and tennis icon Althea Gibson trained.

CBS Sports Network to premiere “Althea & Arthur” documentary

Arthur Ashe and Althea Gibson are two legends of the sport of tennis. As the first black athletes to cross the color barrier in international tennis, Ashe and Gibson helped to inspire generations of young athletes after them to get involved in the sport.

Serena voted AP Female Athlete of the Year for 5th time

Serena Williams has been voted The Associated Press Female Athlete of the Year for the fifth time.

92-year-old NC tennis champ proves age is just a number

If you venture to the Raleigh Racquet Club, you'll find 92-year-old Tio Campanile running the baseline on a daily basis.

Serena Williams sings, goes topless for breast cancer video

Tennis great Serena Williams goes topless and sings "I Touch Myself" in a video to promote breast cancer awareness month.

NCHSAA adjusts fall championship schedule after impact of Florence

The North Carolina High School Athletic Association Board of Directors and Commissioner Que Tucker have decided to adjust the playoff calendar for fall sports.

4th time’s the charm: Halep tops Stephens to win French Open

Maybe all of those losses in Grand Slam finals helped Simona Halep actually win one.

Congrats, Mom: Serena Williams wins Slam return in Paris

For all that has changed in the 16 months since Serena Williams last played in a Grand Slam tournament — she is now married and a mother — so much was familiar about her at the French Open on Tuesday.

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Carolina Beach boardwalk amusement rides have officially opened to the public

The amusement rides on the Carolina Beach boardwalk are officially up and running for the summer season.

Debris left behind from devastating fire at Paradise Cove Condominiums is being torn down

More than 2 months have passed and today the debris left behind is finally being torn down.

UNCW program hopes to connect Wilmington residents with international students

UNCW is looking to connect its international students with local residents, in an effort to add more comfort to the college experience.

World’s largest swim lesson helps keep kids afloat

As we dive into summer, are area children ready for fun in the sun? With the help of the Nir Family YMCA, they will be. The YMCA partnered with Waves of Wilmington swim team to offer kids across New Hanover County free swim lessons.