An off-duty Southport police officer had a blood-alcohol content of more than two times the legal driving limit in the state when he was killed in a single-car crash, according to a toxicology report released Thursday.
A passing cold front has ended the storm threat for southeast North Carolina. Brisk winds will whisk-in dry and cool weather to finish the week, but a calming and warming trend will develop over the weekend and into early next week.
Get your floats ready! The 70th annual North Carolina Azalea Festival Parade is just around the corner. The parade will kick off Saturday, April 8 at 9:30 a.m. on the corner of Market and Third Streets.