Phone pals help local seniors cope with loneliness

  Tips for a festive yet safe Fourth of July

  Highway 6: Blueberries produce huge health benefits


  Oak Island Water Rescue gets new, life saving equipment

NC man dies after Oak Island wave breaks his neck

Mother warns about dangers of heat after son dies from heat stroke

On a hot August day in 2008, when the heat index was 94 degrees, 15-year-old Max Gilpin, was at football practice.