Medal of Honor recipient, Dakota Meyer, to speak at Coastal Horizons’ annual luncheon

Sergeant Dakota Meyer, a recipient of the nation’s highest military honor, will be the keynote speaker at Coastal Horizons’ annual luncheon.Meyer is the second-youngest living Medal of Honor recipient.

Patriots release Antonio Brown after another accusation

Brown has been accused of rape in a lawsuit by a former trainer. He is also accused of exposing himself to a painter he had hired. He has denied the allegations.
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Study: Drinking tap water may pose risk for cancer

You might want to think twice about filling your glass from the sink because a new report indicates there may be cancer-causing products in tap water.


Leland fire, police plan ahead to keep community safe amidst growing population

  Topsail Elementary students give assist on basketball court to classmate in wheelchair

  First Alert Forecast: despite the cool start, temperatures trend warmer heading into the weekend

  Man killed in motorcycle crash Thursday morning

Deputies searching for missing Robeson County man believed to be suffering from dementia

Robeson County deputies are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing 74-year-old man.
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  Imelda leaves 2 dead in Texas, others stranded and trapped

The slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda flooded parts of Texas, left at least two people dead and forced rescue crews with boats to scramble to reach stranded drivers and families.

  Porters Neck Country Club files for bankruptcy protection

  Deputies arrest suspect following chase on Carolina Beach Road

  Sunset Beach police looking for man whose boat allegedly damaged bank awning

  Pender Co. Animal Shelter under quarantine due to Parvo

  “You’re never too young to start a business”: Southport-Oak Island Chamber of Commerce hosts Youth Business Fair

Hurricane Jerry strengthens, Humberto and Imelda fade, watching other waves

  Family displaced by Florence says Red Cross money came as a surprise

  Free concerts at Wrightsville Beach Brewery to benefit Hurricane Dorian survivors in the Bahamas

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2 killed, 7 injured in pair of Washington DC shootings

Nine people were shot Thursday night in two separate incidents in the nation’s capital, one of whom died.


Carolina’s Rivera not ready to name starting QB vs Arizona

Panthers coach Ron Rivera isn't ready to name Kyle Allen his starting quarterback for Carolina's game at Arizona.


  UNC Charlotte shooter pleads guilty to murder, gets two consecutive life sentences

One Year Later: Owners unsure of Surf City business’ future after hurricane

  Commissioner Kusek responds to claims of secrecy surrounding possible hospital sale

  Pender County students now have restaurant style lunch options

  River Place developer submits $90M ‘Gateway’ project for downtown Wilmington

A $90 million project could transform the northern part of downtown Wilmington.
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Fla. teen survives anchor getting lodged in his head

Doctors call the recovery "one in a million."

  After going public with concerns, NHCS employee says she was asked to sign backdated evaluation

North Carolina AG praises law to end rape evidence backlog

  TRAFFIC ALERT: Temp. traffic light installed ahead of six-month River Road closure

  Little Pink Houses of Hope hosts retreat for breast cancer survivors and their families