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Hundreds attend 4th annual fishing festival for disabled veterans

Giving back to veterans and wounded warriors is what Operation North State is all about.

NC Marine Corps veteran wins $10M in scratch-off game

Marine Corps veteran Monte Hukill and his wife Gage are now millionaires thanks to the Extreme Millions scratch-off game.

WWII vet, 97, takes a knee in support of anthem protests

On a day when NFL teams grabbed the nation’s attention by coordinating demonstrations during the national anthem, a 97-year-old World War II veteran went viral with a solitary show of support for the protests.

Trump promotes technology to improve veterans’ health care

The government wants to make it easier for veterans to get medical care and is promoting new ways to use technology to help.

Watch: 101-year-old man breaks record for skydiving

A 101-year-old D-Day veteran received a surprise military guard of honour on Monday to celebrate his world record breaking sky dive. On 14 May, Verdun...

93-year-old WWII veteran graduates from high school

A special ceremony was held recently at East High School graduation. One honorary graduate left high school decades ago, but finally had a chance to walk across the stage.

Meet ‘Bedouin Bob’ at book signing this week

Veteran, Former AP War Correspondent, and Author Bob Dvorchak says the soldiers of the 82nd airborne gave him and unfettered look at what it was like to be dug in and waiting for Operation Desert Storm to begin.

Volunteers help improve home for Army veteran

Dozens of volunteers came out to help improve the home of a local Army veteran on Thursday. It's all part of a nationwide effort to give back, and now it's going local.

Happening tomorrow: meet veteran and author Julia Maki

Growing up in a small town, to joining the navy, and raising a family, Julia Maki has stories to tell. The veteran and author will be meeting fans at her book signing this weekend.

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Common mistakes to avoid when voting absentee

Nearly 20,000 absentee ballots requested and almost 7,500 ballots returned and approved in Brunswick County with two weeks away from the beginning of early voting.

Carolina Beach requests permit to bring back wheelchair-friendly mats

The Town of Carolina Beach and a local organization are both still pushing to bring back wheelchair-accessible beach mats.

Pender County’s Judicial Annex reopens after COVID-19 cases force shutdown

The Frances Dawson Basden Judicial Annex in Pender County has reopened after being closed for four days following positive coronavirus cases in staff members.

Zac Efron starring in ‘Firestarter’ reboot

Zac Efron is set to star in a new adaptation of Stephen King's Novel "Firestarter," about a girl with pyrokinetic powers.