WPD: Man severely injured in assault on Greenfield St.

According to the Wilmington Police Department, officers responded to the 1300 block of Greenfield Street at approximately 8:15 a.m. in reference to a verbal dispute between two men that turned violent.

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High-scoring senior guard Jordan Roland poured in 17 of his game-high 27 points in the first half to help Northeastern earn a split of the regular season series with UNCW in a 71-63 victory over the Seahawks on Thursday night at historic Matthews Arena.

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New Hanover County’s Public Health Department will operate out of the new Health and Human Services building on Greenfield Street beginning Monday, Feb. 17.
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