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Repairs to Paradise Cove Condos may have revealed structural problems existing before devastating fire

CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Months after a devastating fire at Paradise Cove in Carolina Beach, residents are raising concerns over the work being done to repair the buildings damaged by the fire. A resident, who would like to remain anonymous,

Coast Guard medevacs 50-year-old man 20 miles off the coast of Carolina Beach

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a man from an 18-foot boat more than 20 miles off the coast of Carolina Beach on Wednesday. Watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector North Carolina command center received notice via VHF

Carolina Beach Ocean Rescue competing in National Lifeguard Championships

CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — The Carolina Beach Ocean Rescue team is looking for your support as members head to nationals for this year’s lifeguard competition. The team is asking for donations to help fund their trip to the national competition. At

Death investigation underway in Carolina Beach after man found unconscious in water

CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — One man is dead after an incident in the water in Carolina Beach on Monday. According to Carolina Beach Ocean Rescue, someone near beach access 19 waved down lifeguards around 9:45 a.m. before the started their

Former Carolina Beach Mayor Joe Benson announces bid for Town Council

CAROLINA BEAHCH, NC (WWAY) — Former Carolina Beach Mayor Joe Benson announced Friday that he will see a term on Town Council this year. Benson left office two years ago and has since penned his first novel, but says he has