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FBI joins investigation into two bodies found on Fort Bragg

The FBI is joining with the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command in seeking information from the public in connection with two bodies being found on Fort Bragg last year.

New program allows soldiers to innovate from the bottom up

A new competition launched by the U.S. Army hopes to harvest innovative ideas from the bottom up.

WWII veteran rings in 100 years with car parade

One U.S. army veteran was joined by the community in Wilmington Thursday to celebrate her 100th birthday!

Soldier, former Hoggard student from Wilmington killed in Syria

A U.S. Army soldier from Wilmington was killed yesterday in an accident in Deir ez Zor Province, Syria.

82nd Airborne Division to train with Colombian paratroopers

This week, paratroopers with the U.S. Army's 82nd Airborne Division will fly to South America to train with their Colombian counterparts.

Pentagon identifies 2 Fort Bragg soldiers killed in Afghanistan

The Pentagon has announced the names of two U.S. soldiers who were killed in Afghanistan on Monday.

Trump touts July 4 military ‘salute;’ critics see politics

Under White House direction, the Pentagon was scrambling to arrange for an Air Force B-2 stealth bomber and other warplanes to conduct flyovers of the celebration on the National Mall. There will be Navy F-35 and F-18 fighter jets , the Navy Blue Angels aerial acrobatics team, Army and Coast Guard helicopters and Marine V-22 Ospreys.

Ex-commando to be arraigned in death of suspected bomb-maker

A former U.S. Army commando will be arraigned this week in a long-simmering legal case that accuses him of killing a suspected bomb-maker in Afghanistan.

Brunswick deputies honor veteran who died alone

The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office shared a bittersweet story on their Facebook page after deputies responded to a home in reference to a cardiac arrest Tuesday.

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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.