As the academic year begins in many places across the country this week, parents are having to choose whether to send their children for in-person classes or keep them home for remote learning because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Mayor of Surf City Doug Medlin has declared a state of emergency for the coastal town effective at 1 p.m. today. Starting this evening public parks along with beach access will be closed to the public.
The first of four community meetings hosted by the Partnership Advisory Group (PAG) regarding the proposed partnership between New Hanover County Regional Medical Center and Novant Health scheduled for Tuesday has been canceled due to Tropical Storm Isiaias.
After a heated City Council meeting in Wilmington last month that led to Councilman Charlie Rivenbark declaring the phrase ‘Black Lives Matter’ as racist, community activists are once again requesting city leaders allow an art installation in public space --- this time --- with an amended message.