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CFCC performance center celebrates curtain opening with ‘Artsplosion’

CFCC performance center celebrates curtain opening with ‘Artsplosion’

Cape Fear Community College’s new performing arts space is starting out with a bang. The college’s Humanities and Fine Arts Center has announced its official opening event, “Artsplosion,”…

Crime notebook: Wilmington man pleads guilty to larceny at Belk

Crime notebook: Wilmington man pleads guilty to larceny at Belk

A Wilmington man has been sentenced as a habitual felon after pleading guilty to drug and larceny charges in New Hanover County Superior Court. Mark Addison Richie, 45, pleaded…

CFCC to host military appreciation event at Surf City Center

Cape Fear Community College will host its first Military Appreciation Day on July 11 at the Alston W. Burke Center in Surf City from 10 a.m. to 4…

Port City Brew Bus adds new beach stops, more tour times

Port City Brew Bus adds new beach stops, more tour times

Beer drinkers rejoice–Wilmington’s brewery touring company has expanded its offerings. Port City Brew Bus recently announced it has added several new tours to its lineup, most notably one…

Wilmington teen sentenced to 10 to 13 years in prison in gang shooting

Wilmington teen sentenced to 10 to 13 years in prison in gang shooting

A Wilmington teen pleaded guilty to multiple charges–including manslaughter–on Friday in connection with a 2014 shooting of an alleged co-conspirator in what was described as an attempted shooting of…

Sports

Wainwright returns to the West Coast under longtime colleague

Wainwright returns to the West Coast under longtime colleague

Former UNCW men’s basketball coach Jerry Wainwright has returned to the college ranks after a…

Johnson hits for cycle for Post 10 in playoff win

Johnson hits for cycle for Post 10 in playoff win

Wilmington Post 10 pounded 19 hits and Max Johnson went for the cycle in a…

Hammerheads draw even with Saint Louis FC

Hammerheads draw even with Saint Louis FC

Wilmington Hammerheads FC stood strong in the final third to turn away several quality scoring…

Highly touted New Hanover football recruit commits to Georgia

Highly touted New Hanover football recruit commits to Georgia

After making final visits to campuses at UNC, N.C. State and The University of Georgia,…

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Local News

Habitat home to be built in honor of Pope Francis

Habitat home to be built in honor of Pope Francis

Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity’s next home will be built in honor of Pope Francis. A first for the local nonprofit, the designation came about due to a…

NOAA issues beach safety tips for holiday weekend

NOAA issues beach safety tips for holiday weekend

To help you and your family have a healthy and safe day at the beach this Fourth of July weekend, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) released…

Crime notebook: Man charged in Kangaroo robbery; two gang members face drug charges

Crime notebook: Man charged in Kangaroo robbery; two gang members face drug charges

Police have arrested a man suspected of robbing a gas station store with a box cutter. A white man reportedly entered the Kangaroo store, 6480 Market St., and…

Downtown Fourth of July: Where to park, watch fireworks (UPDATED)

Downtown Fourth of July: Where to park, watch fireworks (UPDATED)

UPDATE: 7 a.m. July 4 Wilmington police will shut down Front and Water streets–between Red Cross and Dock–at 6 p.m. Saturday. All parking decks–except for the Water Street…

Obituaries

Ruby Katherine Rickard, 93, visited Scotland to find her family’s castle, the Louden Castle

Ruby Katherine Rickard, 93, visited Scotland to find her family’s castle, the Louden Castle

Ruby Katherine Rickard, of Boiling Spring Lakes, died Wednesday, July 1, 2015, at SECU Hospice of Brunswick in Bolivia. She was 93.…

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Business

CoastalCare and East Carolina Behavioral Health join to become Trillium Health Resources

CoastalCare of Wilmington and East Carolina Behavioral Health (ECBH) of Greenville consolidated operations to become Trillium Health Resources – continuing a commitment to effectively manage North Carolina…

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Free Gatorade or Lipton Tea at CVS

Starting Sunday July 5 you can drop by CVS for a fantastic deal on 20 oz. Gatorade or 12 oz. Lipton Sparkling Ice Tea. Both items will…

Crime

Jacksonville man pleads guilty to manslaughter, assault in Sixth Street shooting

A Jacksonville man pleaded guilty on Thursday in connection with a shooting that occurred last August at what has been described as an “unauthorized club” on Sixth…

Hometown

Long-time mental health, substance abuse center director earns Order of the Long Leaf Pine

A long-time public servant in the Cape Fear area has been given the state’s highest civilian honor–the Order of the Long Leaf Pine. Foster Norman, former CEO of…

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