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Former addict addresses opioid awareness presentation in Duplin County

A former opioid addict was among those sharing his story at an opioid awareness presentation Thursday sponsored by the Duplin County Sheriff's Office.

Hotels closed long-term could impact tourism, Mumfest in New Bern

Two hotels located in Downtown New Bern could take months to repair after historic flooding in the area, which could have a major impact on the city's annual Mumfest celebration.

Houses high and dry but surrounded by floodwaters in Vanceboro

Previous floods forced residents of Streets Ferry Road in Vanceboro to raise their homes to get them out of harms way, but they still have a problem.

New Bern family begins the long process of recovery from Florence

As the water recedes and people are able to make it back home, they have the long road ahead of trying to rebuild.

Seven Springs dealing with major flooding

Seven Springs in Wayne County continues to deal with major flooding after Hurricane Florence.

Beaufort church steps in to help Hurricane Florence victims

Like many of our eastern Carolina communities, power is still out in parts of Beaufort and belongings and debris are piled high along the streets. But here one church has made it it's mission to help others and lift spirits.

Water slowly receding in Pollocksville and Maysville​

Highway 17 between Pollocksville and Maysville is still closed due to several feet of water over the road, and Pollocksville Mayor Jay Bender says it is still unknown when the road will be able to re-open.


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"It's like they're closing doors for Jews and Muslims, that they're not welcome," one Muslim community leader said.

Brexit at breaking point? E.U., U.K. fail to resolve border issue as deadline looms

Despite reports of a friendly spirit at a summit in Austria on Thursday, E.U. Council President Donald Tusk said key parts of British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plan simply "will not work."

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Five hurt, including 8-year-old, in Syracuse, N.Y., shooting

"This is a very tragic event," Police Chief Frank Fowler said. "This is something that cannot occur in our community."