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WILMINGTON, NC Members of the St. Luke AME Zion Church are reaching out to the community and trying to make a difference.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
Easter pets more high-maintenance than would-be buyers may know
Before sending one of her purebred bunnies home with a prospective adopter, Lee Gushman asks a series of screening questions about basic rabbit care.
Multiple crews battling structure fire
NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC Multiple fire crews are responding to northern New Hanover County off of Middle Sound Loop Road to a mobile home fire.
CFPUA board approved May rate increase
The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority Board unanimously approved the 4.4 percent rate increase during an April 9 meeting at the New Hanover County Government Center.
Take advantage of upcoming library programs
New Hanover County Public Libraries offer a variety of free services year-round.
Sand at hand for Wrightsville Beach
Best case scenario, pipes will pump the first batch of sand on the stretch between Arrindale Street and the Blockade Runner Beach Resort by Easter weekend.
Absentee voting an option for all
A ballot can be requested by the voter or an immediate family member, including in-laws and stepfamily.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Dogs abandoned, dead at New Hanover Co. home
NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC New Hanover County Sheriff's Office Animal Services Unit seized several abandoned dogs from a home in New Hanover County.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Online Update: Group discusses alternative renourishment funding
Future funding of Coastal Storm Damage Reduction projects was the topic of conversation during a joint meeting called by Carolina Beach Mayor Dan Wilcox on Tuesday, April 15. Present at the meeting were representatives from the three beach towns in New Hanover County, New Hanover County, the city of Wilmington, and the Wilmington and Beaches ... (more)
Friday's double murder-suicide victims' names released
The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is releasing more information on the three people killed in the Plantation Village Retirement Community Friday.
Beach towns maintain sense of urgency in nourishment process
Representatives from the beach towns in New Hanover County met Tuesday morning to discuss beach nourishment, something they consider an urgent topic.
ABC Board approves funding for safety task force
The New Hanover County ABC Board voted Tuesday to keep full funding for Wilmington's Downtown Task Force in the 2014-2015 fiscal year.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
VOTE 2014: 2 Democrats, 3 Republicans run to replace McIntyre in US House
This fall someone new will win the 7th District seat in the US House of Representatives representing much of southeastern North Carolina.
Panic buttons in North Carolina schools to add more security
Schools across the state will soon have panic alarms installed for an extra layer of security.
Evidence indicates murder-suicide in Porters Neck deaths
New Hanover County Sheriff's detectives continue investigating after three people were found dead at a home on Meadowlark Lane Friday.
New Details: Detectives investigate armed robbery at Papa John's in Ogden
Authorities are investigating an armed robbery that happened late Friday night at the Papa John's off Market Street in Ogden.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
School system to begin investigation into death of 6th grader
The New Hanover County School system is investigating what happened after a sixth grade student at Roland Grise Middle School died after he was hit by a line drive during baseball practice on Friday.
The Sampson Independent
White: Common sense needed in Washington
Woody White believes he will bring a strong skill set to the 7th District seat being vacated by Congressman Mike McIntrye, along with a drive to unify what he calls a disjointed group of lawmakers bent more on getting re-elected than fixing the country he loves.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
New Details: Student dies after batting practice accident
A Laney High School coach confirms Alex Newsome was throwing at batting practice when he was hit by a line drive around 4:00pm Friday.
DEVELOPING: Ogden Papa Johns armed robbery, investigators looking for suspect
New Hanover County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of an armed robbery at the Papa John's Pizza in Ogden around 11:25 Friday evening.