Wilmington teen headed for DC to lobby for type 1 diabetes
"I've known many people who have said, 'I would just love love love to have that technology, but my insurance company just doesn't cover it,'" Medlicott said. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 5:41pm
Wrightsville Beach
Beach businesses buckle down for a busy weekend
Some Wrightsville Beach businesses are preparing for the busiest weekend of the year. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 4:11pm
Jim Sprecher
UNCW track & field coach accepts position at Lynchburg College
The wear and tear of trying to save the UNCW track and field program was apparently too much for Jim Sprecher. On Thursday Sprecher announced he's leaving UNCW after 19 years. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 3:45pm
Coast Guard cracking down on illegal ferries
The coast guard is cracking down on enforcement this holiday weekend. Their focus is illegal ferries to and from Masonboro Island, which they say are dangerous If not done correctly. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 4:47pm
Apple Annies
Sweet and tasty way to help save the Battleship
Do you have a sweet tooth? Well this weekend you will have a chance to put it to good use. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 3:50pm
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NC lawmakers go home for 1-week break despite criticism
The North Carolina General Assembly has gone home for a weeklong break even as the House and Senate face a chasm between their proposals on the already overdue state budget. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 3:28pm
One person has died in connection with a salmonella outbreak at this restaurant. (Photo courtesy: WSOC-TV)
1 death reported from salmonella outbreak at NC restaurant
State health officials say one person has died in connection with a salmonella outbreak at a North Carolina barbecue restaurant. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 3:24pm
Right: Taylor Yakowenko at the Boardwalk
Left: Vacationer in 1920 at the Boardwalk
TBT: Over the Moon for the Carolina Beach Boardwalk
It's Throwback Thursday again! This week we're going back in time with the Carolina Beach Boardwalk. For almost 100 years the boardwalk has been a place for locals and visitors alike to get away and relax. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 2:54pm
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Dominique Gibbs (Photo courtesy: WPD)
Wilmington teen pleads guilty to murder charges
A Wilmington teen pleaded guilty Thursday in the death of her friend who was caught in friendly fire as she and others shot into a home containing rival gang members. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 2:27pm
Mayor Bill Saffo (Photo courtesy: City of Wilmington)
Wilmington mayor to seek re-election
Wilmington Mayor Bill Saffo plans to file for re-election Monday, according to a flier being circulated by Louise McColl, who has managed past mayoral campaigns for Saffo. Thu, 07/02/2015 - 2:04pm