When the Columbus County Sheriff’s Office conducted a raid of a Hallsboro home searching for an alleged drug dealer, they instead found four children home alone with a loaded shotgun and illicit drugs at arm’s reach, officials say.
Consistent with the CDC’s recommendations, the department’s updated guidance reinforces that all schools K-12 should be open to in-person instruction while still maintaining all mitigation measures, including the requirement for six feet of social distancing for middle and high school students only.
The NC Coastal Federation typically looks at ways to protect the Carolina coast, but it is now teaming up with The Pew Charitable Trusts on a variety of projects that can keep the floodwaters and pollutants at a minimum.
People in Kure Beach might think that a the area of land behind Settlers Lane that was recently cleared makes for a perfect trail to walk dogs or to ride bikes, but the town is warning people from doing just that.
Roadside litter has become an ever-present problem along streets in the Cape Fear Region which is why the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office along with Keep Brunswick County Beautiful are teaming up to reduce litter with the Lock up Litter program.
The New Hanover County Board of Education discussed a petition from the New Hanover County NAACP to end school suspensions among elementary schools during their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, March 2.
Approval of resolutions means improvements to the Buck Hardy Field at Legion Stadium, repairs to the Wilmington Convention Center, progress with the Greenville Loop Road Trail and in-person programming for at-risk youth to curb youth violence.