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‘It feels normal’: Boardwalk restaurants busy on first weekend reopen

Restaurants on the Carolina Beach Boardwalk were bustling during their first weekend open (photo: Sydney Bouchelle/WWAY) CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Local restaurants kicked off the unofficial start to summer by reopening their dining rooms. Phase two of reopening North Carolina allowed

Trash left on beach strand over the weekend frustrates many

Trash left on the beach over the weekend leaves many disappointed. (Photo by: Kathy Fluta / WWAY Viewer) NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — At Carolina Beach, many businesses are opening again as well as hotels, and short-term rentals. This weekend throngs

Three weekend ocean rescues across east-facing coast

Beachgoers walk in the sand after the Town of Wrightsville Beach reopens beaches April 20, 2020. (Photo: Matt Bennett/WWAY) NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) –Dangerous rip currents and nice warm weather at local beaches made for a potentially life-threatening situation along

Police ID man’s body found along shore in Carolina Beach

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Carolina Beach. (Photo: Kylie Jones/WWAY) CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — The Carolina Beach Police Department has identified the man whose body washed up along the shore over the weekend. Police say 23-year-old Kenric Joseph Jermaine Brown,

Car wash fundraiser for co-founder recently diagnosed with cancer

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Carolina Beach Bar Club hosts 'Dad Bod Car Wash' fundraiser on Saturday. (Photo: Monique Robinson/WWAY) CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Coronavirus restrictions is putting creativity to the test. The Carolina Beach Bar Club is trying