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Vendors set up shop on Mondays for Wrightsville Beach Farmers Market

The Wrightsville Beach Farmers Market is back on for another year.

People gather at Wrightsville Beach to celebrate Mother’s Day

Dozens of people lining the shore of Wrightsville Beach with their families for mom's special day.

Wrightsville Beach native competes on ABC’s new summer series ‘The Ultimate Surfer’

A surfer from Wrightsville Beach is riding his way onto a national TV show.

Area tourism leaders hope for successful summer after industry takes hard hit due to COVID-19

On Tuesday, New Hanover County and North Carolina tourism directors held a webinar on the pandemic's effect and tourism's potential recovery.

Wrightsville Beach Ocean Rescue starts first season without Jeremy Owens

The annual hunt for lifeguards in Wrightsville Beach has begun, but this time Ocean Rescue is doing it without a local icon and beloved friend.

Wrightsville Beach captains assist in late night rescue at Masonboro Inlet Jetty

Two boaters are okay on Monday thanks to the help of Wrightsville Beach captains.

Community remembers beloved assistant fire chief

In Wrightsville Beach, community members gathered to remember one of their own.

Vacationers lobby Wrightsville Beach for beach rental equipment services

Residents and vacationers in Wrightsville Beach have started an email campaign petitioning the town to allow private companies to deliver and set up rented umbrellas, chairs, and other equipment.

New Hanover County beach towns in need of lifeguards for upcoming season

As summer approaches and the beaches get busier, area beach towns are getting ready by hosting annual lifeguard tryouts. 

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To wear, or not to wear? Businesses decide whether to continue requiring masks

After Governor Cooper took away the mask mandate, maximum capacity and social distancing requirements Friday, small businesses were given a choice. After taking the weekend to decide, many are thrilled to have a say.

Making up for lost time: Siblings find one another through DNA website after decades apart

Four siblings in the Cape Fear are making up for lost time after finding one another in late 2020.

North Carolina police officer injured during hit-and-run

Authorities say a North Carolina police officer was injured when his cruiser was hit by a man who was driving while impaired and fled the scene of the accident.

Prosecutor to discuss probe into fatal shooting of NC man

A North Carolina prosecutor says he is ready to discuss the results of a state investigation into the fatal shooting of a man by sheriff’s deputies.