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Eight years later, Brandon Smith’s family and friends gather for a vigil to remember him

Eight years ago, Brandon Smith was shot 27 times in Wilmington by the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office.

Community holds vigil for 14-year-old killed, still looking for answers

It's been four years since a 14-year-old Wilmington boy was shot and killed while walking home. Friends and family say they're still looking for answers.

For the fourth year, families and friends gather to remember loved ones lost to gun violence

For four years now Wilmington Faiths Against Gun Violence has held the vigil to shed light on the issue of gun violence nationally while giving families a moment to remember and pray for their lost loved ones.

Students, community gather for vigil remembering synagogue shooting victims

Monday evening those in the Jewish community and more came together at UNCW to remember the victims.

Memorial shows growth in awareness in the case of Paitin Fields

The vigil comes as many wait the autopsy report, which is expected to be complete in mid-May.

UNCW students, faculty hold vigil for Florida shooting victims

Students gathered for a vigil to remember the students killed in the Parkland, Florida shooting.

Wilmington vigil held for Florida shooting victims

Several people took part in a candlelight vigil in downtown Wilmington remembering the 17 victims of a mass school shooting in Parkland, Florida.

2 candlelight vigils, public visitation to be held this week for Mariah Woods

Neighbors of Mariah Woods, the formerly missing child whose body was found in a creek after she had been missing for days, will hold a candlelight vigil this weekend.

Vigil held for men and women killed by law enforcement four years ago

Each officer involved case was investigated and each officer or Sheriff's deputy was found to be in the right.

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Strike dodged with deal between film and TV crews, studios

An 11th-hour deal was reached Saturday, averting a strike of film and television crews that would have seen some 60,000 behind-the-scenes workers walk off their jobs and would have frozen productions in Hollywood and across the U.S.

Hundreds of people gather at the New Hanover County Arboretum for Pumpkin Palooza

Today, hundreds of people gathered at the New Hanover County Arboretum for the 4-H Pumpkin Palooza yesterday evening.

One national retail chain held a hiring event at all of its Wilmington locations to prepare for the holiday rush

Today one national retail chain held at all of its locations in the local area, ahead of the holiday season rush.

Veg-Out Festival held in Wilmington’s Riverfront Park showcased vegan and vegetarian vendors

Today, a festival held in downtown at the Riverfront Park gave attendees a chance to learn about vegan and vegetarian lifestyles.