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Union Elementary teacher Tara Cumbee named VFW NC Teacher of the Year

Union Elementary School teacher Tara Cumbee is the VFW NC Teacher of the Year in the Elementary School category.  She is the second Brunswick county teacher to be named this year.
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Sessions interviewed by Mueller team in Russia investigation

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has been interviewed in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.
Best Western in Boone, where three people died from carbon monoxide poisoning in 2013. (Photo: WSOC)

Family of boy killed by carbon monoxide settles suits

Attorneys say the family of a boy who died from carbon monoxide poisoning at a North Carolina Best Western hotel in 2013 has agreed to settle wrongful death and injury lawsuits.

Governor: 1 dead, many wounded in Kentucky school shooting

Authorities are reporting one person was killed and many were wounded in a high school shooting in rural Kentucky.
Rendering of the design NCDOT has chosen to elevate MLK Parkway/Eastwood Road over Market Street in Wilmington. (Photo: NCDOT/StarNews)

Overpass coming to MLK-Market intersection

Work on a long-planned major overhaul to one of the city’s most congested intersections could start this year.
Surveillance images of a larceny suspect at the Leland Walmart on Jan. 13, 2018. (Photos: Leland Police Department)

Leland Police ask for help identifying Walmart theft suspect

Leland Police are looking for help identifying a man they say stole from Walmart earlier this month.

90th annual Oscar nominations are announced

'The Shape of Water' leads Oscar nominees with 13 nods.

Alaska hit by 7.9 earthquake; tsunami warning canceled

A 7.9 magnitude earthquake struck off Alaska's Kodiak Island early Tuesday, prompting a tsunami warning for a large swath of the state's coast and sending some residents fleeing to higher ground.

Pet Pals: Meet Nuki

If you're a fan of the outdoors, running or have a lot of energy, this pup could be the perfect addition to your family!

Support college scholarships at Port City Rip the Runway

Enjoy a fashion show, music and fun for the whole family while supporting a great cause this weekend at Port City Rip the Runway.

Russian spy ship spotted 100 miles off North Carolina coast

The Russian spy ship, the Viktor Leonov, was spotted 100 miles south east of Wilmington, North Carolina, in international waters, according to a US military official, just days after the vessel was seen leaving the capital of Trinidad and Tobago, Port of Spain.

What’s with the newest mural in downtown Wilmington?

A mural is at the corner of 2nd and Princess and says "I believe in Wilmington" with an image of the state flag and the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge.

UPDATE: President signs spending bill to end government shutdown

The House approved the bill, 266-150, hours after the Senate backed it, 81-18. President Donald Trump is expected to quickly sign the measure to fund government operations through Feb. 8.

Top gymnastics board members resign in wake of abuse case

The chairman, vice chairman and treasurer of USA Gymnastics have resigned.

CFPUA addresses water overage concerns with new meters

CFPUA addressed some customer concerns about high water bills at Monday's New Hanover County Commission meeting.

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