Amanda McReynolds, Kinston Free Press

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Recent articles by Amanda:

Kinston area remains under winter weather advisory

The Kinston area remains under a winter weather advisory today, with wind gusts expected as high as 26 mph. → Read More

New Hanover 2021 elections: What you need to know about it

Voters in New Hanover County have three options to cast a vote in this year's municipal election, starting with early voting on Oct. 14. → Read More

'It only takes one storm': AccuWeather predicts above-average 2021 hurricane season for NC

AccuWeather released its 2021 hurricane season predictions this week and is forecasting an above-average number of storms. → Read More

Could the Wilmington area see a fourth wave of COVID-19?

With vaccines being injected into arms across the Cape Fear region, are we in the clear from a fourth wave – or is one still possible? → Read More

Wilmington severe weather: Closings, early releases ahead of storms

Several places have announced closings or plan to release early due to the predicted severe weather for Southeastern North Carolina. → Read More

Pender announces move to 4 days a week in-person learning for middle, high school students

The Pender County Board of Education announced Wednesday their decision to move to in-person learning under Plan A next month. → Read More

Burgaw police charge woman with murder in 2017 child's death

The Burgaw Police Department announced an arrest has been made in connection with the death of a child in 2017. → Read More

Police: Stabbed man refuses to help with investigation

Garrett Lee Land, 28, was stabbed on Wednesday but has refused to cooperate with law enforcement in the investigation. → Read More

Police: Man stabbed knocks on doors for help calling 911

The Wilmington Police Department is investigating an early-morning stabbing. → Read More

Police: Man totals sheriff's office car while trying to run away

A man, accused of trying to flee from arrest, is accused of damaging several New Hanover County Sheriff's Office vehicles. → Read More

Woman accused of running someone over with her car

Shadasia Ellison has been charged with a hit and run several times, including twice in which she allegedly ran someone over on purpose. → Read More

Wilmington: When can you get a COVID vaccine? It depends on a few factors.

The state announced those 65 and older are now eligible to receive the vaccine, but only if the local health departments and hospitals are ready. → Read More

Wilmington police investigate 22nd homicide of 2020

The Wilmington Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting at 1024 S. 13th St. → Read More

One year anniversary: Wilmington police ask for help in unsolved homicide

William Springer was shot and killed in December 2019 on Castle Street. → Read More

13-year-old charged, second teen wanted, in Chop Stix armed robbery

One teen has been charged and another is wanted in connection with an armed robbery of a Chop Stix delivery driver. → Read More

Rocky Point 40-year-old accused of inappropriate relationship with 13-year-old girl

A Rocky Point woman is charged with indecent liberties with a child following an alleged inappropriate relationship with a 13-year-old girl. → Read More

Three charged in connection with missing Shallotte man's murder case

The man was reported missing on Nov. 11 and three people have been charged in connection with his death. → Read More

Police investigating third fatal shooting in Cape Fear area this week

Fatal shooting in Wilmington Friday marks the third homicide investigation for the Cape Fear area this week. → Read More

Police: 17-year-old dies after Monkey Junction Walmart shooting

A 17-year-old boy died after being shot outside Walmart in Wilmington. → Read More

Pender searching for crime suspect believed to be in Brunswick County

A domestic dispute led to two people being transported to the hospital early Friday → Read More