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VIDEO: Pushy alligator knocks over kayaker in Waccamaw River

A local kayaker's peaceful journey down a North Carolina river gets interrupted by a very close encounter with an alligator.

Two men charged after deadly boat collision on Waccamaw River

Two people were killed and another is still missing after two boats crashed into each other over the weekend, according to the NC Wildlife Resources Commission.

Divers recover body of man who fell off boat on Waccamaw River

Divers have recovered the body of a man who fell out of a boat on the Waccamaw River Monday evening, according to officials.

Hurricane Florence breaks 28 streamflow records in Carolinas

A federal report shows Hurricane Florence broke records in a key flooding measure at more than two-dozen stream gauges in the Carolinas.

Is Conway getting an outdoor amphitheater?

It's exciting news for residents in Conway: the city is exploring the idea of an outdoor amphitheater.

New Florence flooding forecasts are good news for South Carolina

A week ago, firefighters in Conway went to a neighborhood and told surprised residents their houses would flood from Hurricane Florence even though they had never had water in them before.

‘It’s just devastation’: Some areas remain accessible only by boat

Record flood levels still impacting parts of Brunswick County a week after Hurricane Florence hit our region.

Update on Hurricane Florence aftermath in Brunswick County

An update briefing on Hurricane Florence aftermath in Brunswick County was held in Leland Wednesday morning.

FIRST ON 3: Columbus Co. hog farm pleads guilty to dumping waste into stream

Freedman Farms, Inc. and its president, William B. Freedman, pleaded guilty yesterday in federal court in New Bern to violating the Clean Water Act when they discharged hog waste into a stream that leads to the Waccamaw River.

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Meet Tabitha “Too Shoes”: a two-legged dog with a big heart

She may be small, she may be different, but that doesn't stop her from encouraging people to vote.

President Donald Trump delivers remarks at Robeson County Fairgrounds

This comes shortly after Trump declared his support for a bill that would federally recognize the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina.

Health department issues order banning church’s in-person events after COVID-19 outbreak

Mecklenburg County leaders have issued an order barring the church from holding in-person gatherings for the next two weeks.

Jerry Jeff Walker, Texas singer and songwriter, dies at 78

Walker died Friday of cancer after battling throat cancer and other health issues for several years.