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‘Play A Round Downtown’ during the Wells Fargo Tournament

WILMINGTON --- Downtown Wilmington will be bustling with a range of free, family friendly activities this May to coincide with the golf tournament and other events including...
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Wilmington’s new splash pad opens Saturday

NEW HANOVER COUNTY --- New Hanover County Parks and Gardens, in partnership with Trillium Health Resources, will hold a grand opening for the county’s new...
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UNCW’s Peyton Jordan named CAA Pitcher-of-the-Week

WILMINGTON --- University of North Carolina at Wilmington senior Peyton Jordan has been named the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) Softball Pitcher-of-the-Week for the week...
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Wilmington 8th grader to compete in National MathCounts Competition in Florida

WILMINGTON --- Owen Deen is an eighth grader at MCS Noble Middle School in Wilmington. A few weeks ago, the Noble MathCounts team competed...
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Shagging, the historic ‘Dance of the South,’ to return to Azalea Festival

WILMINGTON --- The North Carolina Azalea Festival is bringing back the popular Shag Contest for the 70th North Carolina Azalea Festival. Known as the “Dance...
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The trial for arson: The once grand Carolina Beach Hotel (part III)

CAROLINA BEACH --- The trial for hotel owners H.T. Ireland and J.L. Byrd was slated to begin on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 1928, but was...
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Set to open this fall, work begins at Southport Christian High School

SOUTHPORT--- In 1995, the vision of the original planning committee for Southport Christian School was to offer a preschool through high school curriculum. On March...
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This Week in History: March 27-31, 1988

This Week in History is compiled each week for Local Shout by Wilmington resident Mike Hack. This Week in History: March 27-31, 1988 The number one...
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Record setting donors support UNCW’s annual ‘Give More in 24’ Challenge

WILMINGTON --- UNCW surpassed its goal as 1,369 donors participated in the university's fourth 24-hour giving challenge -- its most ambitious challenge to date...
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Roman Gabriel III and Brunswick COommunity College baseball team

‘Opening the Doors for Opportunity’ at the Brunswick Community College 7th annual Luncheon

BOLIVIA --- Success stories of community college graduates always bring inspiration to our Brunswick Community College (BCC) community, but those stories are even more...
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