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Belville celebrates Veterans Day at Riverwalk Memorial

The coronavirus pandemic put Veterans Day celebrations on hold across the Cape Fear, but the Town of Belville still found a way to honor the United States Military on this special day.

Retired Army General speaks at Leland Veterans Day ceremony

Members of the VFW Post 12196 and American Legion Post 68 held their annual Veterans Day Memorial Service on Wednesday. 

Cape Fear Honor Flight to take off again in spring 2021

The Honor Flight is returning to the Wilmington area.

North Carolina veteran celebrates Veterans Day with million-dollar win

Yaheem Jones of Creswell, a former combat engineer in the U.S. Marine Corps, was cleaning up when he stumbled upon a surprise in the form of a scratch-off ticket worth $1 million.

ENC veteran runs 100 miles with coffin to raise PTSD awareness

An eastern North Carolina veteran is in the process of running 100 miles in a little over 24 hours in honor of Veterans Day.

Despite parades being cancelled, Cape Fear full of Veterans Day activities

The annual Veterans Day parade in downtown Wilmington has been cancelled due to the coronavirus, but there are still plenty of ways to honor Veterans in the Cape Fear this year. 

Card parade taking over the Cape Fear to celebrate Veterans Day

Veterans Day is usually celebrated in November with a big parade in downtown Wilmington, but with the coronavirus the committee has had to get creative in 2020. 

North Carolina town hangs banners to honor service members

The Town of Cape Carteret is honoring service members in a unique way for the second year in a row.

Belville unveils Veterans Memorial at Brunswick Riverwalk

Veterans Day commemorates the extraordinary lives of those in service to the nation.

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