Firefighters from Carolina Beach, Kure Beach and the Wilmington Fire Departments took off from Air Wilmington Monday morning, heading to the Bahamas in an effort to help the recovery efforts after Hurricane Dorian.
Professional fundraisers are for-profit companies that contract with charities to solicit donations by telephone or through the mail. The industry is loosely regulated and can keep as much as 100% of donated dollars.
Cucalorus, a film festival marking 25 years in Wilmington, features a documentary that examines the death of Lennon Lacy, 17, who died in Bladen County in 2014. 'Always in Season' is a documentary that follows his mother’s search for justice.