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New plans for Carolina Beach hotel damaged by Florence

The Surfside Lodge is being demolished nearly a year after it was damaged by Hurricane Florence. (Photo: Matt Bennett/WWAY) CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — A longtime staple of Carolina Beach is no more.The Surfside Lodge was forced to close after it was

Carolina Beach enforces new downtown parking regulations

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Carolina Beach will start new enforcing parking regulations. (Photo: Town of Carolina Beach) CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — The town of Carolina Beach has new parking regulations in the downtown area. A spokesperson says the town

Steve Matthews, ‘The Walkin’ Man’s Friend’ dies

Steve Matthews during a live interview in December 2017 (Photo: Hannah Patrick/WWAY) NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — The community is mourning the death of a well-known business owner in Wilmington. Family and friends have confirmed Steve Matthews, the president of Matthews

Possible drowning in Carolina Beach

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Carolina Beach Police say they are on scene of a possible drowning in New Hanover County. Police say it happened in the 200 block of Florida Avenue in Carolina Beach. -

Carolina Beach town council to look at beach nudity laws

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Carolina Beach (Photo: WWAY) CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — The Town of Carolina Beach is considering making changes to its nudity laws after receiving a complaint about beach goers. One resident said he is seeing too