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Man runs 100 miles…backwards

A local runner finished running 100 miles Sunday... backwards.

Local bar collects more than 1,000 bikes for Toys for Tots

1,046 bikes filled Wrightsville Beach's sidewalks Saturday, when Jimmy's at Red Dogs completed its Toys for Tots bike collection.

Coastal North Carolina cities fed up with boat abandonment, working on a solution

One problem has plagued North Carolina's waterways for years, particularly after Hurricane Florence: abandoned boats.

Wrightsville Beach first responders name new boat in honor of late lifeguard captain

Wrightsville Beach first responders recently received a boat donation and have decided to name it in honor of a lifeguard captain that died last month.

Wrightsville Beach gets into the spirit with Christmas Kick-Off & Tree Lighting

Thanksgiving is now in the rear view mirror and the focus is now shifting to Christmas across the Cape Fear. Wrightsville Beach was the place to be tonight for their annual Christmas Kick-Off and Tree Lighting ceremony.

NC Holiday Flotilla has a different look in 2020

The annual North Carolina Holiday Flotilla held at Wrightsville Beach was canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic, but that didn't stop residents from still having a good time. 

Memorial service to be held Saturday for Wrightsville Beach lifeguard

Jeremy Owens, a well-known lifeguard in Wrightsville Beach, died earlier this week. The community is asked to come together Saturday to celebrate his life.

WATCH: Wrightsville Beach native surfs some of the largest waves in the world

When Wilmington native Mason Barnes heard there would be a historic swell coming to one of the world's best surf spots, he hopped on a plane to Portugal.

More than 100 SUP surfers to shred waves at Wrightsville Beach this weekend

A major surf competition originally scheduled in April will be held this weekend at Wrightsville Beach.

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Pender County couple describes rabid bobcat attack

A rabid bobcat attack in Pender County has gone viral online, and now the victims of the attack are sharing their story.

Raul Castro resigns as Communist chief, ending era in Cuba

Castro made the announcement Friday in a speech at the opening of the Eighth congress of the ruling party, the only one allowed on the island.

Rabid bobcat attack in Burgaw

WWAY will have much more on this story in an exclusive interview later tonight.