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The Wilmington Star-News
High School Standout Performers: Oct. 14-20for the fourth straight year. ***VOTE HERE (Voting closes Wednesday at noon)**
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 hours ago
for the fourth straight year. ***VOTE HERE (Voting closes Wednesday at noon)*** BOYS CROSS COUNTRY Tommy Fernandez, New Hanover: Placed ninth at the Mideastern Conference Championship at Olson Park, crossing the finish line with a personal... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
BACK THEN: Wilmington adds bicycle tax in 1942By Scott Nunn StarNews Staff 50 years ago July 21, 1967: Allen Cobb, District
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 hours ago
By Scott Nunn StarNews Staff 50 years ago July 21, 1967: Allen Cobb, District Solicitor for New Hanover County, recommended Napoleon Barefoot for the job of assistant solicitor. Barefoot went on to serve as District Court Judge and Superior Court... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
The high cost of inlet accessbetween Holden Beach and Oak Island. Lockwood Folly isn’t the only inlet strug
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 hours ago
between Holden Beach and Oak Island. Lockwood Folly isn’t the only inlet struggling to stay open. Carolina Beach Inlet in New Hanover County has to be dredged at least three or four times a year to stay navigable, and Mike Britt, president of the... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Student growth at Onslow schools outpacing facility needsschool systems in the state. We’re an attractive area,” Taylor said, noting sur
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 21 hours ago
school systems in the state. We’re an attractive area,” Taylor said, noting surround school systems such as Pender, New Hanover and Brunswick County are growing as well. But even as the growth brings jobs and greater economic development... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Laney volleyball falls in 5 sets; New Hanover earns sweep in 3AKaylie McRostie added 35 assists, 24 digs, 2 aces and 2 blocks for the Buccanee
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
Kaylie McRostie added 35 assists, 24 digs, 2 aces and 2 blocks for the Buccaneers (14-10). NCHSAA 3A First Round No. 6 New Hanover 3, No. 27 Lee County 0 (25-15, 25-11, 25-22) The Wildcats opened the postseason with a comfortable home victory... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
HS Football Rewind: Laney picking up momentumin the regular season, the conference races are beginning to get a little clear
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
in the regular season, the conference races are beginning to get a little clearer. Barring a major upset this Friday, the New Hanover at Hoggard game on Nov. 3 will not only be a battle of unbeatens, but it will also decide the Mideastern... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Library's Halloween both 'G' and 'PG-13'The New Hanover County Public Library will hold two Halloween programs on Oct.
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
The New Hanover County Public Library will hold two Halloween programs on Oct. 28: a children's program at 10 a.m. and a spookier Haunted Basement at 6 p.m. By Ben Steelman StarNews Staff Halloween is traditionally a big deal at the New Hanover... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Yard sales October 21 New Hanover County 7 a.m. - 1 p.m. 612 South College Road, Wilmington (St.
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
New Hanover County 7 a.m. - 1 p.m. 612 South College Road, Wilmington (St. Matthew's Lutheran Church) Fundraiser for Summer mission hurricane relief. Furniture, kitchen items, clothing, baby items, holiday decor, and more... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
LETTERS, Oct. 21: Keep emergency department at Cape Fearof Cape Fear Hospital provided a “home-like” atmosphere. I have been a patient
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
of Cape Fear Hospital provided a “home-like” atmosphere. I have been a patient there both before and after it was part of New Hanover Regional Medical Center. I have always found the staff there very helpful and caring. I served there for almost... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Friday's Scores55, Alleghany County 0 Wilmington Hoggard 50, North Brunswick 0 Wilmington La
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
55, Alleghany County 0 Wilmington Hoggard 50, North Brunswick 0 Wilmington Laney 36, South Brunswick 0 Wilmington New Hanover 37, Wilmington Ashley 0 Wilson Fike 17, Rocky Mount 10 Winston-Salem Atkins 26, Walkertown 16 Winston-Salem... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Passing attack powers Vikings past Scorpionsteams,” said Underwood. “All three units played at a high level and we’re proud
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
teams,” said Underwood. “All three units played at a high level and we’re proud of them.” The Vikings will travel to the other side of Brunswick County next week, taking on South Brunswick in a road contest. North Brunswick will visit New Ha... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
WCA boys soccer advances in NCISAA playoffsScott Holshouser of Sanderson square off against Callah Preti/Karly Fitzgerald
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
Scott Holshouser of Sanderson square off against Callah Preti/Karly Fitzgerald of Cardinal Gibbons. 3A East Regional New Hanover had a doubles team and a singles player advance to the semifinals and book a place at next week's state... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wildcats overcome 14 penalties to shut out Screaming EaglesJunior quarterback Blake Walston surpassed the 300-yard mark for the third cons
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
Junior quarterback Blake Walston surpassed the 300-yard mark for the third consecutive week to keep New Hanover's record unblemished It will go down as another lopsided victory, but New Hanover was far from its best Friday night. The Wildcats... Read more
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The Star
N.C. High School Football Scores57, West Columbus 0 Wilmington Hoggard 50, North Brunswick 0 Wilmington Laney
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
57, West Columbus 0 Wilmington Hoggard 50, North Brunswick 0 Wilmington Laney 36, South Brunswick 0 Wilmington New Hanover 37, Ashley 0 Wilson Fike 17, Rocky Mount 10 Winston-Salem Atkins 26, Walkertown 16 Winston-Salem Mt. Tabor 17,... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Friday's Scores57, West Columbus 0 Wilmington Hoggard 50, North Brunswick 0 Wilmington Laney
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
57, West Columbus 0 Wilmington Hoggard 50, North Brunswick 0 Wilmington Laney 36, South Brunswick 0 Wilmington New Hanover 37, Wilmington Ashley 0 Wilson Fike 17, Rocky Mount 10 Some high school football scores provided by... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Auto shop owners report break-ins on Castle Hayne RoadThe New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is investigating several break-ins repo
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is investigating several break-ins reported by auto repair shop owners on Castle Hayne Road. Bonnie Narron owns First Quality Imports, and said that someone broke into her shop twice, smashing the door and... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Ashley teacher named finalist for regional teacher of the year honorfor the state's top teacher award, which will be announced in May. The Southea
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
for the state's top teacher award, which will be announced in May. The Southeast region is composed of the following 12 counties: Brunswick, Carteret, Craven, Duplin, Greene, Jones, Lenoir, New Hanover, Onslow, Pamlico, Pender, and Wayne cou... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Neon Fox Studio brings a bit of Brooklyn cool to WilmingtonNights, a self-guided tour of downtown Wilmington art studios and galleries org
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
Nights, a self-guided tour of downtown Wilmington art studios and galleries organized by the Arts Council of Wilmington and New Hanover County. Each Fourth Friday, Tyndall plans to feature a guest artist and exhibit her own abstract resin art.... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Despite oceanfront spot, aquarium makes its own salt water -- for nowand several pallets of crystal salt. It might surprise you to learn that the a
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
and several pallets of crystal salt. It might surprise you to learn that the aquarium, situated at the southern tip of New Hanover County and with an ocean of salt water roughly 1,500 feet away, has to make about 700,000 gallons of salt water... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Garden Smart: Skip the herbicides and pull out those weedswhere you can post your questions via the ‘Ask an Expert’ link, or contact your
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
where you can post your questions via the ‘Ask an Expert’ link, or contact your local Extension office. If you live in Pender County, call 910-259-1235. In New Hanover County, call 910-798-7660. In Brunswick Coun... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Developer hopes to build hotel on Porters Neck Roadinclude a patio/pool area and 161 parking spaces. The project will require a C
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
include a patio/pool area and 161 parking spaces. The project will require a Conditional Zoning District Approval from New Hanover County. Per county requirements, the developer is holding a meeting for all property owners within 500 feet of... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Project aims to launch more local businessesor utilize the resources available. Our job is to connect those individuals wit
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
or utilize the resources available. Our job is to connect those individuals with the current resources that exist here in New Hanover County." Q: Bryant, you own a staffing agency in Atlanta now, why did you decide to start this project in... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
EDITORIAL, Oct. 20: Want to honor the flag? Votethe other 23 percent pick their leaders. In Pender County, 78 percent of regist
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
the other 23 percent pick their leaders. In Pender County, 78 percent of registered voters sat things out. Folks in New Hanover were even more trusting -- a whopping 89.5 percent left it up to the rest of us to decide who would set tax... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Topsail girls, Hoggard boys win MEC cross country titleswith a time of 16:04.49 with Dahlgren crossing the finish line in 16:12.22. So
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
with a time of 16:04.49 with Dahlgren crossing the finish line in 16:12.22. South Brunswick's Jason Hudson (16:28.77), New Hanover's Aidan Flynn (16:36.34) and Laney's Patrick Shields (17:03.60) finished out the top five. VOLLEYBALL NCHSAA... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Family, friends react to death of teenage shooting victimsaw a male running from the parking lot. There is no other suspect information
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
saw a male running from the parking lot. There is no other suspect information at this time. According to officials with New Hanover County Schools, White was attending the alternative school program housed at the Moseley Performance Learning... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
HS Football Week 10: Rise of the Titansand defense." - Reporter Tim Hower can be reached at 910-343-2366 or Tim.Hower
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
and defense." - Reporter Tim Hower can be reached at 910-343-2366 or Tim.Hower@StarNewsOnline.com. GAMES TO WATCH New Hanover (8-0, 4-0 Mideastern) at Ashley (3-5, 1-3) When: Today, 7 p.m. Last game: New Hanover defeated West Brunswick... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Food Truck Rodeo Sunday, Oct. 29 at Hugh MacRae ParkProceeds from the event will benefit New Hanover County Parks By Ashley Morris
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
Proceeds from the event will benefit New Hanover County Parks By Ashley Morris StarNews Staff A food truck rodeo will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 29 at Hugh MacRae Park. A number of local food trucks will serve their famous dishes... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Teen shot at Jungle Rapids diesis saying they believe the victim knew the shooter and that detectives are "pur
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
is saying they believe the victim knew the shooter and that detectives are "pursuing strong leads." According to New Hanover County Schools, White was a a student, but was withdrawn from the district on December 20, 2012. He was 14 years... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
What community issues should be addressed?distributed that asks interested citizens what they believe is the most importa
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
distributed that asks interested citizens what they believe is the most important issue facing the City of Wilmington and New Hanover County. “The community is facing some tough issues and these conversations are essential so that all voices are... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Teen shot at Jungle Rapids diesfun park off Oleander Drive, according to a release from the Wilmington Police
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
fun park off Oleander Drive, according to a release from the Wilmington Police Department. The victim was transported to New Hanover Regional Medical Center. No one else was injured in the shooting. Police are asking anyone with information on... Read more
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The News & Observer
NCHSAA volleyball playoffs, 201713-Western Alamance vs 20-West Johnston 3-Cleveland vs 30-South Brunswick; 14-
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
13-Western Alamance vs 20-West Johnston 3-Cleveland vs 30-South Brunswick; 14-Northwood vs 19-Gray’s Creek 6-New Hanover vs 27-Lee County; 11-J.H. Rose vs 22-Southwestern Randolph 7-Asheboro vs 26-Southeast Guilford; 10-Cape Fear vs... Read more
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The News & Observer
‘They . . . let him lay in there and die.’ Families question jail health care.in correctional facilities across the country, including four other North Carol
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
in correctional facilities across the country, including four other North Carolina jails, Durham, Forsyth, Mecklenburg and New Hanover. Cheney said the company goes beyond providing “day to day” health care, with initiatives such as quarterly... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Sheriff's deputy involved in car crash; roads reopenedNEW HANOVER/BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) - A sheriff’s deputy was involved in a
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
NEW HANOVER/BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) - A sheriff’s deputy was involved in a car crash on Hwy. 421 near the intersection of the Isabel Holmes Bridge on Wednesday night. Sgt. Cannady with the State Highway Patrol said a Brunswick County deputy was... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Shooting at Jungle Rapids leaves teen in serious conditionfun park off Oleander Drive, according to a release from the Wilmington Police
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
fun park off Oleander Drive, according to a release from the Wilmington Police Department. The victim was transported to New Hanover Regional Medical Center. One witness told police a man was seen running from the parking lot after the shooting,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Brunswick County Opioid Task Force asks county commissioners for more resourcesfacilities in the county. Flattery said people struggling with addiction in Bru
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
facilities in the county. Flattery said people struggling with addiction in Brunswick County often need to seek help in New Hanover County, or travel to South Carolina. Flattery added that lack of accessible public transportation creates a... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Military official says Tuesday night’s explosion sound likely caused by artillery firehear a loud explosion sound, do not hesitate to call 911, said Matt Langley, tr
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
hear a loud explosion sound, do not hesitate to call 911, said Matt Langley, training coordinator with emergency management and 911 in New Hanover County. Loud explosion sounds in the future may or may not be accompanied by an advisory, Sawyer s... Read more
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The News & Observer
Gator hunting could return to NC for the first time in decadescounties – spanning the central and southern coastal region – are Hyde, Pamlico
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
counties – spanning the central and southern coastal region – are Hyde, Pamlico, Craven, Carteret, Jones, Onslow, Pender, New Hanover, Brunswick and Columbus. Hunting would not typically be allowed in the secondary zone – all remaining counties,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
First Presbyterian to mark bicentennialdaughter churches, representatives of other area Presbyterian churches and memb
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
daughter churches, representatives of other area Presbyterian churches and members of the Wilmington City Council and New Hanover County Commissioners. A multimedia program will follow the procession at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary, detailing the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Blue Cross Blue Shield Customers see health insurance premiums doublesaying their already steep monthly health insurance premiums will close to doub
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
saying their already steep monthly health insurance premiums will close to double in many cases starting January 1st. New Hanover County resident Deborah Conard said she got one of those notices on Tuesday, and the premiums for her and her... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
North Carolina deputy hit by car while directing trafficbus, but didn't see the deputy. The patrol said Jones was knocked onto an emban
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
bus, but didn't see the deputy. The patrol said Jones was knocked onto an embankment. He's listed in good condition at New Hanover Regional Medical Center. A man identified by authorities as Thomas Pu is charged with driving on a suspended... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
North Carolina deputy hit by car while directing trafficbus, but didn't see the deputy. The patrol said Jones was knocked onto an emban
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
bus, but didn't see the deputy. The patrol said Jones was knocked onto an embankment. He's listed in good condition at New Hanover Regional Medical Center. A man identified by authorities as Thomas Pu is charged with driving on a suspended... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
North Carolina deputy hit by car while directing trafficbus, but didn't see the deputy. The patrol said Jones was knocked onto an emban
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
bus, but didn't see the deputy. The patrol said Jones was knocked onto an embankment. He's listed in good condition at New Hanover Regional Medical Center. A man identified by authorities as Thomas Pu is charged with driving on a suspended... Read more
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The News & Observer
Gator hunting could return to NC for the first time in decadescounties – spanning the central and southern coastal region – are Hyde, Pamlico
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
counties – spanning the central and southern coastal region – are Hyde, Pamlico, Craven, Carteret, Jones, Onslow, Pender, New Hanover, Brunswick and Columbus. Hunting would not typically be allowed in the secondary zone – all remaining counties,... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Talking transportation improvements in Hampstead$152.2 million project up by five years, officials have said. The southern hal
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
$152.2 million project up by five years, officials have said. The southern half of the bypass, from N.C. 210 south into New Hanover County, remains unfunded. If built, that segment would link with an extension of Military Cutoff Road -- which is... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Talking transportation improvements in Hampstead$152.2 million project up by five years, officials have said. The southern hal
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
$152.2 million project up by five years, officials have said. The southern half of the bypass, from N.C. 210 south into New Hanover County, remains unfunded. If built, that segment would link with an extension of Military Cutoff Road -- which is... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
New Hoggard gymnasium dedicated to sports pioneer Sheila Boleseight times. In 1999, Boles was appointed athletic director at Hoggard, becomi
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
eight times. In 1999, Boles was appointed athletic director at Hoggard, becoming the first female to hold that job in New Hanover County. Now her name will never be forgotten since Hoggard named its gym the Sheila E. Boles Gymnasium. “I... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Hoggard holds ribbon cutting for Sheila Boles Gymnasiuma handful of Boles' former players. It capped the end of a busy three year proc
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
a handful of Boles' former players. It capped the end of a busy three year process that began when voters approved the 2014 New Hanover County Bond Referendum for Education. "It was tough to get through those few words I said without breaking down,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
StarNews buries time capsule for 150th anniversarytwo time periods. In addition to the Sept. 23, 2017, newspaper and 150th anniv
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
two time periods. In addition to the Sept. 23, 2017, newspaper and 150th anniversary special section, local officials from New Hanover, Brunswick and Pender counties wrote letters to their future counterparts. Fifth graders from Winter Park... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Duplin County deputy airlifted after being hit by car8 a.m. A man taking his children to school struck the deputy with his vehicle,
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
8 a.m. A man taking his children to school struck the deputy with his vehicle, Tripp said. The deputy was airlifted to New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington with internal injuries. The DCSO deputy was identified as a school... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Early voting starts Thursdaymany of which feature crowded fields vying for what has traditionally been a sl
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
many of which feature crowded fields vying for what has traditionally been a sliver of the eligible voting population. New Hanover, Brunswick and Pender counties will each operate a single early voting location from Oct. 19 until early voting... Read more
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