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Flooding continues to be a problem along Canal Drive in Carolina Beach

CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — Flooding is always a major concern along the coast during hurricane season. In Carolina Beach, occasional flooding has been happening over the past several years when there isn’t a cloud in the sky. Town Manager Bruce

PHOTOS: Crews demolishing old Carolina Beach store

CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — An old beach store on Pleasure Island is being torn down. The building at the corner of Cape Fear and S. Lake Park boulevards was heavily damaged from the past two hurricane seasons.

Car wrecks into Carolina Beach fire station, causes damage

CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — A car wrecked into the Carolina Beach fire station on Dow Road on Wednesday night. The Carolina Beach Fire Department says it happened around 9 p.m. The driver reportedly lost control and drove into the fire department.

Community on a mission to tell stories through murals in Carolina Beach

CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — The Carolina Beach Mural Project is on a mission to cover the town in stories through art. “You want to make sure that people understand the history and the culture of the beach town so it

‘Where’s my help now?’: Famous bar asks when state will provide assistance through shutdown

CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WWAY) — A locally famous bar is reeling from the effects of the pandemic shutdown. The Fat Pelican, rescued by locals who raised more than $13,000 just a few months ago, is still struggling and wanting to