Brunswick County News
ONLY ON 3: Leland Mayor Futch asks feds to investigate Barfield, Thompson, Sue & Saffo
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 10:59pm.

video While he has no interest finding out if allegations of misconduct and corruption within his police department are true, Leland Mayor Walter Futch has found time to ask the Department of Transportation to investigate allegations of conspiracy against area political leaders.

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State review found deficiencies in Leland PD training; LPD says most corrected
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 10:57pm.

A state review found dozens of training deficiencies within the Leland Police Department. The review conducted in September found 89 deficiencies in all, but Leland Police Chief Tim Jayne says most have been corrected.

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Brunswick County School Board holds special meeting on staggered day schedule
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 10:23pm.

video Staggered school scheduling, which started this year in Brunswick County, has cause quite a bit of controversy. Concerned parents were able to voice their opinions at a special Brunswick Couty School Board meeting Tuesday night.

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New Leland Town Manager gets to work
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 11/01/2011 - 10:43am.

video Today is day one for Leland's new Town Manager. With the controversy surrounding the town, we wanted to know how David Hollis plans to hit the ground running in his new position.

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Two men wearing Halloween masks rob Food Lion in Calabash
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/31/2011 - 4:30pm.

video Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Detectives are searching for two male subjects that were involved in an armed robbery in the Calabash area Sunday night.

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Police offering reward for help finding Southport bank robber
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 10/29/2011 - 2:28pm.

Southport Police and the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office are searching for a man who robbed the First Federal Bank in Southport Saturday just after noon. Southport Police are offering a $1,000 reward for the conviction of the suspect.

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South Brunswick High School teacher named Teacher of the Year finalist
Submitted by Laura Seel on Thu, 10/27/2011 - 9:29pm.

A Brunswick County teacher has been named a finalist for Teacher of the Year.

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Coast Guard temporarily removes navigational aids from Lockwoods Folly Inlet
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/27/2011 - 4:37pm.

Coast Guard Sector North Carolina personnel temporarily removed the aids to navigation from Lockwoods Folly Inlet this week due to severe shoaling in the waterway.

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Man hit, killed while loading moving van
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/27/2011 - 9:47am.

A man loading a moving truck in Brunswick County was hit and killed today by a car. Highway Patrol says the 63-year-old, who's name has not been released, was loading the truck on Green Hill Road near Duffer Blvd.

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SBI in Oak Island investigating allegations of corruption
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/25/2011 - 3:15pm.

The SBI is investigating allegations of corruption in Oak Island, according to the NC Attorney General's office. The AG's office says agents conducted an initial assessment and then formally opened an investigation on October 18, 2011 at the request of the District Attorney.

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