According to a Facebook post by the sheriff’s office, scammers call up potential victims and claim to be a law enforcement officer, saying they have a warrant for their arrest because they missed jury duty or federal court, or that they owe money to the IRS.
Wilmington hit 41 on a gloomy Monday, 49 on a brighter Tuesday, and, here in the First Alert Forecast Center, we expect the warming trend to deliver toastier 50s and 60s for rest of the week into the weekend. Much colder changes from there!
More than 150 people packed the Pender County Commissioners chambers on Tuesday night for an acquisition buyout workshop. If approved, the FEMA Hazard Mitigation Grant Program can include money for a home’s elevation, acquisition buyout, or mitigation construction.
Four months after Hurricane Florence, some business owners are still rebuilding their shops. Some of those business owners showed up at a meeting Tuesday with state and local leaders telling them less talk and more action when it comes to flooding in Whiteville.
A member of the family that owns Purdue Pharma told people at the OxyContin launch party that it would be “followed by a blizzard of prescriptions that will bury the competition,” according to court documents.
We’ve seen more than our fair share of rain over the past year and it’s really taken a toll on farmers in southeastern North Carolina.Prime harvest time for the grapes was right around the time when Hurricane Florence hit our coast causing some farmers to lose up to half of their crop.
As cold weather continues, many may find themselves facing winter illnesses, but if you have symptoms you cannot seem to shake, one Wilmington health professional wants you to be aware of an unexpected potential cause.