School officials say that Alex Newsome, a 12-year-old pitcher, was throwing batting practice when he was hit in the head.
A crack in a sewage pipe in Wilmington has resulted in about 1,000 gallons of wastewater reaching a ditch leading into a nearby creek.
Investigators say a woman has been shot during a confrontation with police in Wilmington.
A teenager has been charged with second-degree murder in the stabbing of a man in what police say was a domestic dispute at a Wilmington home.
A former New Hanover County sheriff’s lieutenant faces 122 charges following his indictment by the county grand jury.
Teachers and principals in New Hanover County schools are being told they cannot wear “Red for Ed” t-shirts as a protest against actions earlier this year by the North Carolina General Assembly.
Police in South Carolina have arrested a teen that authorities say posted a threatening message online directed at a Delaware high school.
Wilmington police and New Hanover County sheriff’s deputies are creating a new team to battle gang violence.
Marine biologists say tissue samples from two dolphins that washed ashore in southeastern North Carolina tested positive for a disease that has killed almost 600 dolphins along the East Coast.
A proposal to ban gang members from parks in Wilmington is being delayed after the American Civil Liberties Union raised questions.