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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.

One Love Tennis moves to iconic Wilmington home

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- History is about to come full circle for one man and his organization in Wilmington. One Love Tennis is restoring the...

Seahawks capture sixth CAA tennis title

It’s déjà vu all over again for the UNCW men’s tennis team. And in a good way.

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Llamas help disc golfers in Carolina Beach by serving as caddies

The Southeast Llama Rescue held a fundraiser Saturday in Carolina Beach to help abused, neglected or unwanted llamas. 

Volunteer brings neighborhood together to collect food for Mother Hubbard’s Cupboard

One man brought his Wilmington neighborhood together Saturday to collect bags of food for Mother Hubbard's Cupboard. 

Traffic to shift on Market Street

An N.C. Department of Transportation contractor is planning to shift traffic on a major Wilmington street.

Carla Wallenda, member of famed high-wire act, dies at 85

Wallenda was the daughter of Karl Wallenda and began appearing in the family's act at an early age. She began topping the family's seven-person pyramid at age 15.