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The Belle of Topsail to become dredge, marine construction vessel

According to a post on the Belle of Topsail Facebook page, The Belle left Surf City Monday to the boatyard.

Autumn with Topsail to go on despite concerns from hurricane

"Hurricane Florence was no match for the volunteers from the Historical Society of Topsail Island."

Surf City beach accesses closed to public, town hall inoperable

As of Monday afternoon, a town spokesman said only property owners, NC state licensed general contractors and insurance adjusters with a pass are allowed on the island.

Topsail Island towns to reopen Thursday morning

The three towns on Topsail Island, Topsail Beach, Surf City and North Topsail Beach, will reopen Thursday to anyone with a re-entry pass or decal.

BIRDS-EYE VIEW: Aerial look at areas affected by Hurricane Florence

As floodwater continues to rise in the wake of Hurricane Florence, many areas are inaccessible. That makes getting a true gauge of Florence's impact difficult.

After Florence, barrier islands still doomed by rising sea

Richard Barnett spent his week boarding up the windows of million-dollar homes perched precariously at the northern tip of Topsail Island, a narrow spit of North Carolina ringed with sandbags to offer some armor against the pounding surf.

Traffic moving again as Surf City Swing Bridge reopens

Traffic is backed up in Surf City after a problem has closed the swingbridge between the mainland and Topsail Island.

Missile museum ready to take off after building repairs

The Missiles and More Museum on Topsail Island reopened on May 22 after the Assembly Building, which is where the museum is housed, underwent $150,000 worth of repairs.

‘The Raven’ pirate ship for sale after The Belle of Topsail retires

After The Belle of Topsail announced it is retiring in April, The Raven is now for sale.

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Coastal Christian High School sees largest COVID-19 outbreak in state

Coastal Christian High School is currently experiencing the largest coronavirus outbreak of any school or childcare facility in the state according to new data from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.

2020 set up to be the busiest mailing holiday season ever

The coronavirus pandemic has put a damper on the 2020 holiday season, with many people changing their plans this year. It is setting up to be an even busier year for those looking to send and receive packages. 

Wilmington Mustaches for Kids wraps up November fundraiser

You've probably heard of No-Shave November and their fight against cancer, but it's the Mustaches for Kids cause that's taking the Cape Fear by storm.