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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 remembers Jeremy Owens

Hundreds of fire fighters, ocean rescue members, family, and friends descended on Wrightsville Beach to celebrate the life of Jeremy Owens.

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.

Community mourns loss of well-known Wrightsville Beach lifeguard

People in Wrightsville Beach are mourning the loss of the captain of the ocean rescue team.

Local first responders assist in search for missing NC man

A few local first responders recently assisted in a missing person search near the North Carolina and Virigina border.

Local beach town fire department hosts first open house

Well, one local fire department opened up it's doors for the first time to the public this weekend for the "One Day Citizens Fire Academy."

UPDATE: Wife says husband died attempting to rescue children off Wrightsville Beach

Rescue crews worked on the man for a while on the beach, there is no official word yet on his condition.

Wrightsville Beach ‘Civilian Drone Academy’ explains the law of the air

If you ever have any questions about drones, feel free to contact Wrightsville Beach Fire Department.

Drone ready and able to help with rescues in Wrightsville Beach

Wrightsville Beach Fire Department is testing the possibilities of using a drone to deliver life vests to struggling swimmers.

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Nonprofit assistance grant program

The nonprofit grant program will provide $700,000 in assistance to the nonprofit community in New Hanover County, allocated through grants of no less than $10,000 and up to $50,000 per organization.

AP-NORC poll: Most unvaccinated Americans don’t want shots

Those findings underscore the challenges facing public health officials as soaring infections in some states again threaten to overwhelm hospitals.

Search for bodies concludes at Florida condo collapse site

Firefighters have officially ended their search for bodies in the debris of the collapsed Surfside condo building.

Wilmington Police investigating shooting on Metting Road

A Wilmington Police spokesman said officers responded to a call about a shooting in the 3600 block of Metting Road just before 3 p.m. this afternoon.