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Brunswick County News

Man charged with selling cocaine

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Agents with the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office Drug Enforcement Unit have arrested a Bolivia man for selling cocaine. Full story...
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Police: Armed robbery at Navassa convenience store

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Leland Police are looking for an armed robbery in Navassa. Full story...
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Consultant says Shallotte is the place for craft beer breweries

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videoAccording to DSG Principal Consultant Don Schjeldahl’s research Shallotte has beat out other Brunswick County towns as the best place for a craft brewery. Shallotte Mayor Walter Eccard says the land off of the Shallotte river has so much potential. Full story...
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Oak Island leaders to meet about beach renourishment project

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videoA $3 million dredging contract - that is what the town of Oak Island is hoping to approve at tonight's council meeting. Full story...
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Five charged with running meth lab in shed

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Deputies with the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office Drug Enforcement Unit have arrested five in connection with running a meth lab in Supply. Full story...
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UPDATE: Meeting discusses breweries in Brunswick County

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The Brunswick County Economic Development Commission has something brewing to create jobs. Full story...
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UPDATE: H2Go explains future water plant project

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video H2Go is in the process of expanding the company by building a water plant in the northern portion of Brunswick county, but the location of the development has created some controversy. Full story...
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Escaped inmate, family now facing animal cruelty charges

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videoAnimal control officers with the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office Animal Protective Services have filed additional charges against the man accused of escaping a jail, along with members of his family. Full story...
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Marine organizations attempt whale rescue after rare Ocean Isle spotting

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videoThe Ocean Isle Beach Turtle Protection Organization is learning more information about a whale they saw for the first time Sunday. Visitors called the organization when they found this male, 8-foot long Pigmy Sperm Whale on the east end of Ocean Isle Beach near the Shallotte inlet. The UNCW Marine Biology team also responded to the call. They say the whale had likely been sick for a while and was about 100 miles off course. Full story...
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Proposed water plant creates concerns for residents

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Leland residents and town leaders met Saturday morning to discuss a proposed water plant that has some folks in Magnolia Greens in an uproar. H2Go bought property in Leland last year to build the plant to treat ground water but was turned down by the town council. Now, the company thinks it has another spot for it. Full story...
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