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The Wilmington Star-News
Volunteers sought for county boardsSpots are available on the county’s adult home care community advisory committe
Volunteers sought for county boards
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 11 hours ago
Spots are available on the county’s adult home care community advisory committee, the board of examiners of electricians, the juvenile crime prevention council, the board of mechanical examiners, nursing home community advisory committee,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Olympics were special to cheerleaderKatherine Neal, 31, and the New Hanover County Shining Stars Cheer Team, to whi
Olympics were special to cheerleader
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
Katherine Neal, 31, and the New Hanover County Shining Stars Cheer Team, to which, she belongs were cheering at the Special Olympics World Games. Neal, who goes by by "Kat," has a rare condition that prevented her from being able to communicate... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Carolina Beach gets its own appTown government recently partnered with developer AppyCity to create the free C
Carolina Beach gets its own app
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
Town government recently partnered with developer AppyCity to create the free Carolina Beach app, which lets users access town departments and services from their smartphones. Through the app, users can view town council meetings, read about events... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
CFCC to tweak job skills courses based on employer inputIf you’re in the job market, Cape Fear Community College can help you brush up
CFCC to tweak job skills courses based on employer input
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
If you’re in the job market, Cape Fear Community College can help you brush up your skills. And as employers’ needs change, the school wants to make sure its courses reflect the job market. “If we are the people that are instructing the community on... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Fine reduced in case involving Champions resident deathChampions now owes $5,500, instead of $17,000, and contends it "did not violate
Fine reduced in case involving Champions resident death
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
Champions now owes $5,500, instead of $17,000, and contends it "did not violate any law or rule governing the operation of the Facility," according to documents. The facility has until Aug. 9 to pay the fine cq. 30 days from July 10. The resident,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Hillcrest community hosts Youth ExtravaganzaKeeping kids active during the summer is important. Today, the Hillcrest Commun
Hillcrest community hosts Youth Extravaganza
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
Keeping kids active during the summer is important. Today, the Hillcrest Community came together for a Youth Extravaganza. A collaboration between, The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office, New Hanover Regional Medical Center, and other youth focused... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Court case in fatal wreck continuedMatthew Deans, 29, appeared briefly before Judge Sandra Ray in Pender County Di
Court case in fatal wreck continued
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
Matthew Deans, 29, appeared briefly before Judge Sandra Ray in Pender County District Court on Thursday. Deans, who attended the hearing alone and without counsel, signed a waiver of defense indicating he will hire his own attorney. He declined to... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Rob Zapple - Medicaid’s vital role in our countyFor StarNews Media Fifty years ago today, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed t
Rob Zapple - Medicaid’s vital role in our county
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
For StarNews Media Fifty years ago today, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the landmark legislation that created Medicaid. It was a different world then - gas was 31 cents a gallon, the Dow was at 969, there was no I40 to Wilmington and what would... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Teenage girl airlifted to NHRMC after boating accidentA teenage girl fractured her skull in a boating accident Tuesday at Ocean Isle
Teenage girl airlifted to NHRMC after boating accident
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
A teenage girl fractured her skull in a boating accident Tuesday at Ocean Isle Beach. According to NC Wildlife Officers, an unidentified girl and another teen were being pulled on a tube by a boat. When the driver made a turn, the tube reportedly... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Teenage girl airlifted to NHRMC following boating accidentA teenage girl fractured her skull in a boating accident Tuesday at Ocean Isle
Teenage girl airlifted to NHRMC following boating accident
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
A teenage girl fractured her skull in a boating accident Tuesday at Ocean Isle Beach. According to NC Wildlife Officers, an unidentified girl and another teen were being pulled on a tube by a boat. When the driver made a turn, the tube hit a... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wilmington man found not guilty of murder by reason of insanityStarNews Staff WILMINGTON -- A Wilmington man has been found not guilty of kil
Wilmington man found not guilty of murder by reason of insanity
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
StarNews Staff WILMINGTON -- A Wilmington man has been found not guilty of killing his father by reason of insanity, according to a news release from the New Hanover County District Attorney's Office Monday. Corey Eugene Roberts, 22, stabbed his... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Man seriously hurt after hit-and-run crashWILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Wilmington Police investigators are trying to find the
Man seriously hurt after hit-and-run crash
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Wilmington Police investigators are trying to find the driver accused of hitting a pedestrian Sunday evening. The incident was reported in the 4200 block of Market Street just before 9 p.m., police said. A 57-year-old male... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Woman taken to hospital after shooting in WilmingtonWilmington police are investigating a shooting that sent a woman to the hospita
Woman taken to hospital after shooting in Wilmington
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
Wilmington police are investigating a shooting that sent a woman to the hospital early Saturday. According to the Wilmington Police Department, the 30-year-old woman was taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center with non-life-threatening... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Suspect identified in early Sunday shootingA woman has been charged in connection to a shooting early Sunday that resulted
Suspect identified in early Sunday shooting
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
A woman has been charged in connection to a shooting early Sunday that resulted in one person being taken to the hospital. According to New Hanover County dispatch, Wilmington police responded to the 100 block of 11th Street just after 3:30 a.m.... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Pedestrian taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries after accidentA pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries after being hit by a truck Sund
Pedestrian taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries after accident
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
A pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries after being hit by a truck Sunday night. New Hanover County dispatchers say the accident happened in the 4200 block of Market Street near a Sonic restaurant around 8:54 p.m. According to Corporal... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Pedestrian transported to hospital with life-threatening injuries after accidentOne subject is suffering from life-threatening injuries after a car accident Su
Pedestrian transported to hospital with life-threatening injuries after accident
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
One subject is suffering from life-threatening injuries after a car accident Sunday night. New Hanover County Dispatchers said the accident happened at the 4200 block of Market Street near a Sonic restaurant. The call came in around 8:54... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Woman charged with Sunday morning shootingNyasia Baskerville, 25, has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon, inf
Woman charged with Sunday morning shooting
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
Nyasia Baskerville, 25, has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon, inflicting serious injuries, and discharging a firearm within city limits. She is in the New Hanover County jail under a $25,000 secured bond. Wilmington police officers... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Suspect in custody after early Sunday morning shootingNyasia Baskerville, 25, has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon, inf
Suspect in custody after early Sunday morning shooting
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
Nyasia Baskerville, 25, has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon, inflicting serious injuries, and discharging a firearm within city limits. She is in the New Hanover County jail under a $25,000 secured bond. Wilmington police officers... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Suspect identified in early Sunday morning shootingA woman has been charged in connection to an early morning shooting that result
Suspect identified in early Sunday morning shooting
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
A woman has been charged in connection to an early morning shooting that resulted in one person being taken to the hospital. Wilmington Police officers were called to the scene in the 100 block of 11th Street just after 3:30 a.m. Sunday. According... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Suspect in custody after early Sunday morning shootingOfficer responded to a call of a reported shooting around 3:30 a.m. Sunday in t
Suspect in custody after early Sunday morning shooting
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
Officer responded to a call of a reported shooting around 3:30 a.m. Sunday in the 100 block of South 11th Street. There they found a male victim who had been shot, according to police spokeswoman Cpl. Leslie Irving. The victim was transported to New... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
In Case You Missed It - Top stories from the past weekWILMINGTON -- Thunderous applause followed a Wilmington City Council decision T
In Case You Missed It - Top stories from the past week
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
WILMINGTON -- Thunderous applause followed a Wilmington City Council decision Tuesday to oppose oil drilling off the North Carolina coast. Attendees against offshore drilling ��-- some waving "Don't drill N.C." signs �� filled seats, lined the walls... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Workers adjust, find upsides to after-hours shiftsBut beware the night shift. “Truth is, we're a bunch of vampires” laughs Brown
Workers adjust, find upsides to after-hours shifts
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
But beware the night shift. “Truth is, we're a bunch of vampires” laughs Brown, 58, into her second decade running with much of the same crew at Jimbo's, Wilmington's iconic pancake house. “And if we don't get out of here before the sun comes up,... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Archdale shark attack victim is back home after recovering in the hospitalKiersten Yow (Image: Kiersten Yow Support) ARCHDALE, N.C. — The 12-year-old Ar
Archdale shark attack victim is back home after recovering in the hospital
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 10 days ago
Kiersten Yow (Image: Kiersten Yow Support) ARCHDALE, N.C. — The 12-year-old Archdale girl who was attacked by a shark last month has returned home after recovering in the hospital. Kiersten Yow returned home on Friday, according to a Facebook page... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
WPD: Woman in the hospital after being shot early SaturdayWILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Wilmington Police are looking for a shooting suspect. S
WPD: Woman in the hospital after being shot early Saturday
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 10 days ago
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Wilmington Police are looking for a shooting suspect. Saturday around 2:00 am police responded to a shooting at the 900 Block of South 12th Street. Police say when officers arrived they found a 30 year old woman with gunshot... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Woman shot during overnight shooting, taken to hospital with non life-threatening injuriesWilmington Police are investigating a shooting that took place early Saturday m
Woman shot during overnight shooting, taken to hospital with non life-threatening injuries
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 10 days ago
Wilmington Police are investigating a shooting that took place early Saturday morning. A 30-year-old woman was shot and taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center with non life-threatening injuries, according to Wilmington Police. The extent of... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wilmington ranks high as place to work as paramedicGoodCall considered factors like average EMT/paramedic salaries, housing afford
Wilmington ranks high as place to work as paramedic
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
GoodCall considered factors like average EMT/paramedic salaries, housing affordability, area amenities and employment attractiveness. At 66th, the average salary for Wilmington EMTs and paramedics is $35,130 and GoodCall listed the city's housing... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Female shot during overnight shooting, taken to hospital with non life-threatening injuriesWilmington Police are investigating a shooting that took place early Saturday m
Female shot during overnight shooting, taken to hospital with non life-threatening injuries
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 10 days ago
Wilmington Police are investigating a shooting that took place early Saturday morning. A female was shot and taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center with non life-threatening injuries, according to Wilmington Police. At this time, police are... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Man shot to death in WilmingtonWILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - Police in Wilmington are still looking for the person r
Man shot to death in Wilmington
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - Police in Wilmington are still looking for the person responsible for a man's shooting death earlier this week. Cpl. Leslie Irving told local reporters that 25-year-old Carlton Walker Whitley died after being shot at an... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Man shot to death in WilmingtonWILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - Police in Wilmington are still looking for the person r
Man shot to death in Wilmington
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 days ago
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - Police in Wilmington are still looking for the person responsible for a man's shooting death earlier this week. Cpl. Leslie Irving told local reporters that 25-year-old Carlton Walker Whitley died after being shot at an... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Man remains in hospital after shooting; person of interest releasedWilmington police are investigating a shooting that left one man injured Wednes
Man remains in hospital after shooting; person of interest released
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 12 days ago
Wilmington police are investigating a shooting that left one man injured Wednesday evening. According to Wilmington Police Department officials, an 18-year-old man was shot in the 4700 block of Greentree Road near North Kerr Avenue just after 5... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Man taken to hospital after shooting, suspect in custodyWilmington police are investigating a shooting that left one man injured Wednes
Man taken to hospital after shooting, suspect in custody
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 12 days ago
Wilmington police are investigating a shooting that left one man injured Wednesday evening. According to WPD officials, an 18-year-old man was shot in the 4700 block of Greentree Road near North Kerr Avenue just after 5 p.m. The victim was taken to... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
NHRMC has trained tomorrow's surgeons for five decadesDr. Thomas Clancy (second from left), director of the surgical residency progra
NHRMC has trained tomorrow's surgeons for five decades
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
Dr. Thomas Clancy (second from left), director of the surgical residency program at New Hanover Regional Medical Center, teaches residents during...StarNewsOnline.comJuly 22, 2015 8:13 PM

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The Wilmington Star-News
Wilmington man shot to death in parking lotCarlton Walker Whitley, 25, died as a result of the shooting in the parking lot
Wilmington man shot to death in parking lot
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
Carlton Walker Whitley, 25, died as a result of the shooting in the parking lot of an apartment complex at the corner of Darlington and Metting roads, said Wilmington Police Department Cpl. Leslie Irving. According to Irving, officers were... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Teen shot following dispute near Greentree ApartmentsThe man was shot multiple times in the chest and was transported to New Hanover
Teen shot following dispute near Greentree Apartments
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
The man was shot multiple times in the chest and was transported to New Hanover Regional Medical Center, said Lt. Rodney Dawson with the Wilmington Police Department. Police located the victim outside, said Cathryn Lindsay, WPD spokeswoman. The... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
One man taken to the hospital after shooting in WilmingtonWilmington police are investigating a shooting that left one man injured Wednes
One man taken to the hospital after shooting in Wilmington
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
Wilmington police are investigating a shooting that left one man injured Wednesday evening. According to WPD officials, an 18-year-old man was shot in the 4700 block of Greentree Road near North Kerr Avenue just after 5 p.m. The victim was taken to... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
NHRMC proposes to add 40 acute care bedsNew Hanover Regional Medical Center has filed an application with the Healthcar
NHRMC proposes to add 40 acute care beds
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
New Hanover Regional Medical Center has filed an application with the Healthcare Planning and Certificate of Need Section of the N.C. Division of Health Service Regulation to develop 40 acute care beds in a 68,000-square-foot addition to the... Read more
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The News & Observer
CON law: Reforms would lower health costs through competition | News & Observer July 21, 2015 North Carolina has one of the most restric
CON law: Reforms would lower health costs through competition
The News & Observer / Posted 14 days ago
| News & Observer July 21, 2015 North Carolina has one of the most restrictive Certificate of Need laws in the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Calls describe fight before Kure Beach shootingIn a call from a man who drove away from the scene with his family, he describe
Calls describe fight before Kure Beach shooting
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 14 days ago
In a call from a man who drove away from the scene with his family, he described two men who were "trying to fight the girl" in a black SUV near the pier. Tonya Michelle Jones, 38, of Hope Hills was charged with assault with a deadly weapon... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
‘Night of Hope’ to benefit cancer patientsThe community event, featuring the band Building 429, will take place Aug. 24 a
‘Night of Hope’ to benefit cancer patients
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 14 days ago
The community event, featuring the band Building 429, will take place Aug. 24 at Port City Community Church, 250 Vision Drive. The concert is sponsored by New Hanover Regional Medical Center and the NHRMC Foundation. All proceeds will benefit... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
UNCW right on human servicesTo start with, our government has made a certain level of health care a right u
UNCW right on human services
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 15 days ago
To start with, our government has made a certain level of health care a right under law, regardless of citizenship, legal status or ability to pay. That began with the passage of the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act in 1986. The law... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Woman charged in Kure Beach shootingTonya Michelle Jones, 38, is charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicti
Woman charged in Kure Beach shooting
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 15 days ago
Tonya Michelle Jones, 38, is charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury. William J. Cheney, 27, of Alamance County, was shot in the leg during a 4:30 p.m. shooting in the 100 block of K Avenue near the Kure Beach Pier, said... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Marine dies after being wounded at Onslow County gun rangeA Camp Lejeune Marine died over the weekend after sustaining a gunshot wound at
Marine dies after being wounded at Onslow County gun range
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 days ago
A Camp Lejeune Marine died over the weekend after sustaining a gunshot wound at an Onslow County gun range. According to a news release, the incident occurred Saturday, July 18 at Flatwoods Outfitters Gun Range in Hubert, NC. LCpl. Joshua Gilliam... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Onslow gun range death under investigationThe Marine, whose identity has not been released, was airlifted Saturday at app
Onslow gun range death under investigation
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 15 days ago
The Marine, whose identity has not been released, was airlifted Saturday at approximately 4 p.m. from Flatwoods Outfitters gun range in Hubert to New Hanover Regional Medical Center to be treated for an injury. He died later at the hospital,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Police identify dirt bike rider killed in crash, seek driver of 4-wheelerWilmington police have identified the rider of a dirt bike who died after colli
Police identify dirt bike rider killed in crash, seek driver of 4-wheeler
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 days ago
Wilmington police have identified the rider of a dirt bike who died after colliding with a Jeep Cherokee just before 9 p.m. Saturday. According to Cathryn Lindsay with the Wilmington Police Department, Damiel Devane, 34, was thrown off his dirt bike... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Victim of fatal Castle St. wreck identifiedDamiel Christopher Devane, 35, died of injuries he sustained in the 8:54 p.m. c
Victim of fatal Castle St. wreck identified
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 15 days ago
Damiel Christopher Devane, 35, died of injuries he sustained in the 8:54 p.m. collision at 10th and Castle streets, said Cathryn Lindsay, Wilmington Police Department spokeswoman. According to Lindsay, Devane was driving a dirt bike that appeared to... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Suspect charged in Kure Beach shooting; victim identifiedA woman has been arrested and charged for shooting a man in the 100 block of K
Suspect charged in Kure Beach shooting; victim identified
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 days ago
A woman has been arrested and charged for shooting a man in the 100 block of K Avenue in Kure Beach Sunday. According to the Kure Beach Police Department, investigators arrested Tonya Michelle Jones, 38, for shooting William J. Cheney in the upper... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Police identify dirt bike rider killed in crashWilmington police have identified the rider of a dirt bike who died after colli
Police identify dirt bike rider killed in crash
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 days ago
Wilmington police have identified the rider of a dirt bike who died after colliding with a Jeep Cherokee just before 9 p.m. Saturday. According to Cathryn Lindsay with the Wilmington Police Department, Damiel Devane, 34, was thrown off his dirt bike... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Witness saw dirt bike racing before deadly crashA dirt bike rider died after colliding with a Jeep Cherokee just before 9 p.m.
Witness saw dirt bike racing before deadly crash
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 days ago
A dirt bike rider died after colliding with a Jeep Cherokee just before 9 p.m. Saturday. According to the police report, witnesses reported the dirt bike and a 4-wheeler appeared to be racing westbound on Castle Street at a high speed without any... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Man shot in the leg in Kure BeachA man was shot in the leg in the 100 block of K Avenue in Kure Beach Sunday. A
Man shot in the leg in Kure Beach
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 days ago
A man was shot in the leg in the 100 block of K Avenue in Kure Beach Sunday. According to 911 dispatchers, a call came in at 4:26 p.m. of a man on a bench in front of Jack Mackerel’s Restaurant who had been shot. Crews with the Kure Beach Police... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Shooting reported in Kure Beach; camper's body found in Freeman ParkOn a sunny weekend in the heart of summer, two separate incidents at each end o
Shooting reported in Kure Beach; camper's body found in Freeman Park
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 16 days ago
On a sunny weekend in the heart of summer, two separate incidents at each end of the island brought emergency responders to the tourist getaway. Two of the island's most popular spots – Freeman Park on the north end and the main intersection in Kure... Read more
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