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Leland VFW to host Vietnam War Veterans Commemoration ceremony

Leland VFW Post 12196 will host a Vietnam War Veterans Commemoration ceremony Monday evening.

Cape Fear Honor Flight to take off again in spring 2021

The Honor Flight is returning to the Wilmington area.

Foundation: Damage to historic copter hit by car exceeds $6M

A South Carolina aviation foundation says a Vietnam War-era helicopter hit by a car sustained millions of dollars in damage.

Vietnam vet reunited with beloved dog in hospice care

When Vietnam War veteran John Vincent was admitted to hospice care with limited time left to live, he only had one request: to see his dog one final time.

Best friends reunited for first time 43 years after serving in Vietnam

More than 40 years after two best friends saw each other for the last time while serving in the Vietnam War, they reunited for the first time in Leland this week.

Veteran searches for names of childhood friends on memorial wall

History tells a fair share of war stories with men and women, who sacrificed their lives so we could now be free. One veteran tells us why he chose not to talk of the war for years following his return. 

Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall stops in Wilmington for first time in 10 years

The Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall is making a stop in Wilmington.

Medal of Honor recipient speaks on Vietnam War experiences

Marm was impressed not only with the turnout of the event, but the facility itself.

Medal of Honor recipient who fought in Vietnam to speak in Pender County

A Medal of Honor recipient who was involved in the bloodiest fight of the Vietnam War will be sharing about his experience at Moores Creek National Battlefield during a noon luncheon Saturday.

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New Hanover County 4-H holds annual award ceremony virtually

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