Brunswick County News
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Brunswick officials OK Holden land buy
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Tue, 12/16/2014 - 8:23am.

Brunswick County Commissioners voted 3-2 Monday to proceed with the $3.5 million purchase of nearly 35 acres for a nature park near Holden Beach, despite threats of legal action by county residents.

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Possible Red Cross scam in Brunswick County
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Mon, 12/15/2014 - 10:59pm.

videoThere's a possible donation scam in Brunswick County. Detectives are looking for anyone who might have been approached by or donated any toys or money to a red pick-up truck with an American Red Cross logo on the side.

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UPDATE: Power is back on in Brunswick, Columbus County
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/15/2014 - 10:36pm.

Hundreds of people are without power in Brunswick County and Columbus County Monday night.

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Leland seeks new town hall contractor, receives $457K bid
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/15/2014 - 9:29pm.

videoA multi-million-dollar building still sits vacant after what Leland town officials say are unacceptable issues with the construction of the building.

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Shallotte man sentenced for killing of 4-month-old
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Mon, 12/15/2014 - 12:12pm.

A Shallotte man was sentenced to up to 15 years in prison Monday for the killing of a 4-month-old boy in 2013.

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UPDATE: All roads open after coal ash, diesel spill
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Fri, 12/12/2014 - 10:55pm.

All roads are back open after two dump trucks collided, spilling coal ash and diesel fuel.

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Woman accused of coercing teen to run away
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/11/2014 - 10:49pm.

Brunswick County Sheriff detectives have arrested a woman they said is linked to a missing teenager. Dana Nichole Grabowski of Leland is charged with abduction of a child, common law obstruction of justice, and contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile.

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UPDATE: Missing Leland teen found
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Thu, 12/11/2014 - 8:46pm.

videoBrunswick County teen found after extensive search. Tanner Alderton was last seen yesterday at his home on Palmers Branch Drive.

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Brunswick Co. man named chairman of State Ports Authority
Submitted by Elizabeth Bynum on Thu, 12/11/2014 - 8:44am.

Gov. Pat McCrory has named Tom Adams of Brunswick County the next chairman of the North Carolina State Ports Authority Board of Directors, according to a news release sent by the governor's office.

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