Kelly Read, a first grade teacher at Winter Park Elementary School is asking for Multi-Sensory Phonics through the Donors Choose website, an online charity that helps teachers get funding for class project.
Starting Wednesday, a section of Montgomery Avenue, between Princess Place Drive and Market Street, will be closed to thru-traffic as crews make repairs to an underground drainage pipe damaged during Hurricane Florence.
For years, students in New Hanover High School’s Lyceum Academy took delight in scaring people to raise money for various charities. This year, however, the Haunted House fundraiser has been discontinued.
Novant Health is utilizing new technology to help physicians detect and treat a specific type of stroke faster. By cutting down the time to diagnose the stroke, they hope to see patients make better recoveries.
Efforts to push back against the opioid crisis have seen some success, but House said he believes there is still a long road ahead — one that, like the recovery road of an individual struggling against substance abuse, will require a variety of remedies and a shift in perspective.
Wilmington has been called the ‘opioid capital of the world.' The city, county, and region have been working to combat this epidemic for years. New Hanover County was the first county in the state to join a lawsuit looking to hold major drug companies accountable.“It’s origins stem from the under
Wilmington Mayor Bill Saffo and city attorney John Joye traveled to Cleveland, OH last week to take part in ongoing discussions related to a lawsuit filed by the city in 2017 against several drug companies accused of profiting off the opioid crisis in the region.
As southeastern North Carolina felt the affects of Post-Tropical Cyclone Nestor throughout the weekend, that didn’t stop the town of Topsail Beach from holding the 31st annual Autumn with Topsail Festival.
Clouds have continued to increase through this afternoon, as Post-Tropical Cyclone Nester moves ENE toward the Cape Fear Region. The system will continue to weaken, and the remnants from the storm will move through the area late tonight through midday Sunday.
It was a $20 bet with his cousin that first got Basile Katsikis on stage to tell jokes. Since that night in 1986, ‘Basile the Comedian’ has entertained audiences around the world with his unique brand of humor, often sharing stories of growing up as the son of Greek immigrants.
The research and advocacy director of a Muslim civil liberties group will discuss findings about the funding of national networks supporting anti-Muslim hate groups during a town hall in North Carolina.
New Hanover County commissioner Woody White met with other government representatives Friday to talk about lawsuits filed by across the country to take a stand against the parties responsible for contributing to the opioid epidemic.
Local governments and state agencies in a dozen more eastern North Carolina counties can get help from the federal government to pay for debris removal and infrastructure repairs from Hurricane Dorian last month.