Rocky Point neighborhood desperate for state help with roads

A group of neighbors in the Arvida neighborhood of Rocky Point is desperate to get the attention of the Department of Transportation.

  Biden’s virus plan: 100 million shots just the start

Called the “American Rescue Plan,” the legislative proposal would meet President-elect Joe Biden's goal of administering 100 million vaccines by the 100th day of his administration, and advance his objective of reopening most schools by the spring.
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  Biden unveils $1.9T plan to stem virus and steady economy

The Biden plan comes as a divided nation remains caught in the grip of the pandemic’s most dangerous wave yet. So far, more than 380,000 Americans have died.

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New Hanover County expecting 3,900 more vaccines next week

  Comedian Cliff Cash is more than ‘Half Way There’

Gov. Cooper increases NC National Guard troops to 300 for inauguration at US Capitol

N.C. reports more than 100 additional COVID-19 deaths, 8K+ new cases

  Suspect arrested after deputy pursuit ends in multi-vehicle crash near Market St., New Centre Dr.

A law enforcement pursuit ended in a multi-vehicle crash near Market Street and New Centre Drive Friday morning.
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  Trump trial pending, McConnell calls it ‘vote of conscience’

A single article of impeachment — for “incitement of insurrection” — was approved by the House on Wednesday, one week after a violent mob of Trump supporters invaded the Capitol.

Deputies search for missing 15-year-old last seen Monday

NC is top 5 supplier of roosters for cockfighting, group says

  Wilmington woman sentenced to five months in prison after pleading guilty in stabbing

COVID-19 infected lungs damaged more than smoker’s lung, doctor says

Pender County Health Department adjusts vaccination priorities in line with state guidelines

  WPD: Woman hit pedestrian with car about three years after committing similar crime

  Duplin County hosts mass vaccine clinic

  Young actress from Southeastern North Carolina stars in new Disney Channel series

  • National

Global death toll from COVID-19 tops 2 million amid vaccine rollout

The milestone was reached just over a year after the coronavirus was first detected in the Chinese city of Wuhan.

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  UNCW men’s basketball eager to return to play

The UNCW men’s basketball team is looking forward to getting back on the court, the only question is when?

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N.C. troopers put on standby ahead of security concerns at state capitol

Wilmington man faces attempted murder charge after vicious beating on bus, deputies say

  Residents displaced as Wilmington supportive housing development goes up for sale

  NHC estimates 37,000 people 65 years and older now eligible after state updates vaccine guidance

  NCDHHS announces those 65 and older are eligible for vaccinations

North Carolinians 65 and older will soon be able to get a COVID-19 vaccine, Gov. Roy Cooper said Thursday morning.
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  Capitol rioters included highly trained ex-military and cops

An Associated Press review of public records, social media posts and videos shows at least 21 current or former members of the U.S. military or law enforcement have been identified as being at or near the Capitol riot, with more than a dozen others under investigation but not yet named.

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  NCDHHS preparing for “large-scale” vaccine events across the state

  Host of problems slows the rollout of COVID-19 vaccine in NC

  UNCW goalkeeper selected in National Women’s Soccer League draft