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Southport police looking for suspect in Walmart thefts
Southport Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a male subject wanted for larceny that...Posted bySouthport Police DepartmentonTuesday, November 13, 2018
An ‘act of God’ solved Leland’s church sign problem, sort of | Port City Daily
In August, First Baptist– a church that predates the town — was issued a code violation notice. Back in 2013, Leland changed its sign ordinance to reflect several changes. One of the changes includes verbiage that dictates how much changeable copy can be featured in a sign.
Jervay residents forced to leave Wilmington - WWAY TV
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Almost two months after Hurricane Florence hit, one apartment complex in Wilmington is saying their residents must go.
First Alert Forecast: another round of rain and storms looming
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Good Wednesday to you! Hope you're having a good week! Here in the First Alert Forecast Center, a crisp and mostly dry weekend is coming into focus. But, before we get there, we'll have to navigate through a chilly and soggy low pressure system. The system should approach the
Great white shark pings off Cape Fear coast - WWAY TV
OCEARCHtagged the adult male shark, named Nova, in September during their Nova Scotia expedition not far from the town of Lunenburg. It is a 11’6″ shark and weighs more than 1,100 pounds.
Wilmington man injured in morning shooting
According to Linda Rawley-Thompson, a spokeswoman for the Wilmington Police Department, witnesses told officers that several shots rang out just before 10 a.m. near the intersection of Sixth and Meares streets.
Researchers: Blood samples don't detect GenX, but do find newly identified compounds
WILMINGTON, N.C. (WNCN) - Researchers did not detect the chemical compound GenX in blood samples of more than 300 people, but did find other newly identified compounds, they revealed Tuesday.
Restaurant: Impossible chef coming to Wilmington for GLOW fundraiser | WilmingtonBiz
As in past years, three events are scheduled: an exclusive dinner for up to 12 couples in a private home Feb. 7, and breakfast and lunch events to be held Feb. 8 at the Country Club of Landfall. Chef Irvine will plan the menus for each event and work with both Food Network and Wilmington chefs, the
Earth Fare opens Wednesday in Wilmington - WWAY TV
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) —Earth Fare, the authentic specialty natural and organic grocery store, will welcome shoppers to its newest location at starting at 7 a.m. on Wednesday.
Silver Alert issued for missing Wilmington teen - WWAY TV
Santiago is 6’4″ and weighs 170 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black jacket,black boots, and navy blue backpack.
Dozens of Stoney Creek residents ask for a buyout, Leland backs their request | Port City Daily
In a complicated, lengthy and largely unchartered bureaucratic process of seeking a federal and state buyout for flooded homes, Leland plans to stand by 34 Stoney Creek residents in their acquisition request.
Leland community still recovering from Florence
11/13/18– Hurricane Florence ravaged parts of Brunswick County.One of the hardest hit areas was the Stoney Creek Plantation neighborhood in Leland where 44 homes were flooded.Two months after the storm– Houses have been gutted and residents are trying to figure out how to rebuild.So far– Brunswick C
Brunswick will pick up debris on private roads, but Pender won’t. Here’s how the counties compare | Port City Daily
Though Pender county is funding debris pickup in incorporated areas, including Surf City and Topsail Beach, the county spent itself into a bind, leaving its unincorporated residents with no remedy for debris.
Man charged in killing of 3 relatives, friends at their Dunn home
Man shot, Wilmington Police searching for multiple suspects - WWAY TV
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Wilmington Police are investigating a shooting near downtown Wilmington.Police say it happened near 6th and Meares Streets just before 10 a.m. Monday.- Advertisement -Witnesses told police they heard several shots. One man was injured but police say he is in good condition.Po
Weather delays to stretch well past morning commute
Downed trees, weather-related crashes and impassable roads were reported Tuesday following steady, heavy overnight rain.
WPD K-9 units search for suspect near UNCW
K-9 units with the Wilmington Police Department were searching for a suspect along S. College Road near UNCW’s campus Tuesday morning. (Source: WECT)WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - K-9 units with the Wilmington Police Department were searching for a suspect along S. College Road near UNCW’s campus Tuesday m
Over a thousand without power Tuesday morning
According to theDuke Energy outage map, about 1,700 customers are without power. The outages happened around 3 a.m. and are expected to be restored by 5:15 a.m. Tuesday.
A helipad in Leland? Town talks feasibility of developing unmanned landing pad | Port City Daily
Bob Penwell, a member of Leland’s Planning Board and Transportation Oversite Committee, flew helicopters for 18 years in the army. He presented his idea — the cheapest, most practical entry into helicopter aviation — to Town Council during an agenda review meeting Monday.
Food Truck Tracker Nov. 12 – 18: Find your favorite food trucks | Port City Daily
WILMINGTON — The food truck tracker is a place to find where your favorite trucks will be this week. It lists events open to the public, not catering events for offices and private parties. We’ll publish every Monday, and update throughout the week with new information.