An information session for the Cross Creek community on Wednesday night will include representatives from FEMA, the Small Business Administration (SBA), and the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) to answer any residents' questions.
Attorney General Josh Stein spoke in Wilmington on Wednesday afternoon about two new price gouging lawsuits involving four out-of-state companies. He also offered advice for how people can avoid getting victimized.
The total amount the city of Wilmington has allotted for Hurricane Florence recovery grew to $17.5 million Tuesday night, as the Wilmington City Council approved an additional funding mechanism in response to the storm.
A Pender County woman, and horse owner, Jennifer Witkowski, saw the need for pet supplies in Southeastern, NC and opened a distribution center in New Hanover County called Eastern NC Equine Emergency Assistance where people can get pet supplies.
This week’s Community Classroom features Mrs. Spivey’s project called Rise, Grind and Grow.Mrs. Spivey is a teacher at Leland Middle School. Through Donors Choose, the 6th grade instructor is hoping to prepare her students to become future entrepreneurs.
A swimming advisory has been issued for part of Topsail Island after water quality testing showed “levels of bacteria exceeding the state’s and Environmental Protection Agency’s recreational water quality swimming standards,” state officials announced Tuesday.
Zanaido Pablo Jacinto Martinez, 54, was arrested by the Pender County Sheriff’s Office early Tuesday morning and charged with sexual battery, sex offense with a child and two counts of indecent liberties, according to online records.
The sharp partisanship that’s typified North Carolina’s government was buried temporarily on Monday as legislators approved spending $400 million to quickly help people and communities reeling from flooding left by Hurricane Florence and setting aside another $450 million for upcoming needs.