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State unemployment reaches lowest rate in six years

Unemployment in North Carolina has hit its lowest rate since 2008, the year of the global financial crisis that led to the Great Recession. The latest jobless numbers from the…

Area unemployment decreased in October

Area unemployment decreased in October

Area unemployment followed a downward trend from September to October, according to the latest jobless numbers from the North Carolina Department of Commerce. The numbers, which are not seasonally adjusted,…

Port City Daily’s third annual holiday haiku contest underway

Sweater with three sleeves Dentures on the mistletoe Grandma loves eggnog That was last year’s winner of the Port City Daily holiday haiku contest as penned by Tucker Harbour. If…

Vertex Rail CEO: ‘We can’t wait to be successful here’

Vertex Rail CEO: ‘We can’t wait to be successful here’

If what Don Croteau is hearing proves true, more than 2,000 people, maybe 3,000, will converge on his company’s new home in Wilmington tomorrow, for a much-anticipated job fair and…

Representative-elect Rouzer appointed to two congressional committees

Representative-elect Rouzer appointed to two congressional committees

U.S. Rep.-elect David Rouzer, recently elected to represent North Carolina’s 7th District in the U.S. House of Representatives, has been appointed to two congressional committees. Rouzer will represent southeastern North…

Hometown Wilmington Media, South State Bank team up for Packages from Home collection drive

Hometown Wilmington Media, South State Bank team up for Packages from Home collection drive

Hometown Wilmington Media and South State Bank have teamed up to support Step Up for Soldiers’ winter collection drive, Packages from Home. Step Up for Soldiers is an all-volunteer nonprofit…

Minor traffic delays expected Sunday as Warrior Ride rolls through Surf City

The Warrior Ride will roll through Surf City on Sunday. An opening ceremony will begin at 1:30 p.m. at the Surf City Baptist Church, 304 Wilmington Ave., Surf City, according…

Draft guidelines released for film grant program

Draft guidelines released for film grant program

Guidelines for how the state’s film grant program will work in the coming year are becoming more apparent, though the bottom-line concern of how much money is in the program…

Recount confirms Zapple over Hickey in New Hanover election

Recount confirms Zapple over Hickey in New Hanover election

No changes resulted from a recount of ballots by the New Hanover County elections office Thursday, though some vote totals were altered slightly. Rob Zapple maintained his narrow victory over…

DA’s office to host 19th annual candlelight memorial for homicide victims

The 19th Annual Candlelight Memorial to honor victims of homicide will take place Friday night. The memorial will take place 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the First Presbyterian Church, 135…

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