Trial date set in disputed Columbus Co. sheriff’s race

A Wake County judge has set a Feb. 11 trial date in former Columbus County Sheriff Lewis Hatcher’s case against the recently elected sheriff.

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It’s a combination of three separate things – a super moon, a wolf moon and a lunar eclipse.
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Hotel dishwasher awarded $21 million after ex-employer made her work on Sundays

Marie Jean Pierre, 60, a former employee at Conrad Miami said the company violated her civil rights.

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Real estate best buys in the Cape Fear region

North Carolina elections board let green card holder vote

Four arrested in connection to armed robbery that resulted in shooting

MISSING: Woman last seen at Wilmington shelter post-Florence

  MISSING: Woman last seen at Wilmington shelter post-Florence

The Wilmington Police Department is asking for the public’s help to locate a woman who went missing in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.
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  Amid shutdown spat, Pelosi cancels Afghanistan trip, cites Trump ‘leak’

It was the latest twist in what has become a Washington game of brinkmanship between Pelosi and Trump, playing out against the stalled negotiations over how to end the partial government shutdown.

  GLOW Academy set to open in August

County exceeds goal in per-student spending; leaders set target for 2019-20 fiscal year

‘Buy flood insurance’: FEMA specialists share advice about preparing for natural disasters

Four months after Florence, some areas just beginning to rebuild

  Sunset Beach hopes to help environment with living shoreline project

As partial government shutdown continues, affordable housing concerns rise

Government shutdown impacting area farmers just before planting season

Restrooms still an issue at Port City Marina two years later

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  Disabled woman raped, impregnated in care facility in Florida, lawsuit says

The family says she was in no position to give consent because of her profound intellectual disabilities, a neurological disorder called Rett syndrome and other physical ailments. A multi-agency investigation has been launched into Pensacola Cluster, an intermediate-care facility.

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  New Hanover players rally around Muslim teammate

Kadeem Allen fills stat sheet in first game since signing new contract

Former New Hanover High School standout Kadeem Allen filled up the stat sheet in his first game since signing a two-way contract with the New York Knicks.

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Man wanted for sex crimes in Alamance Co. arrested in New Hanover County

Pender, Laney boys teams to miss state basketball playoffs

2 Robeson County deputies off the job following investigation

Celebrating the life of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Wilmington gang member charged with trafficking heroin

A validated gang member is behind bars after he was arrested and charged with trafficking heroin following a month-long investigation, according to the Wilmington Police Department.
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  Those who helped Jayme Closs want her to get $50,000 reward after making own escape

The couple who called 911 for Jayme Closs, after she escaped and was brought to their house, are pointing out that she rescued herself.

  TRAFFIC ALERT: Wreck near Brunswick Forest causes traffic delays

First Alert Forecast: two fronts... a baby Thursday night and a beast Sunday night

UNC Board of Governors member says chancellor broke law by authorizing removal of remnants of Silent Sam

University of Missouri students lend Wilmington a helping hand in rebuilding efforts