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TRAFFIC ALERT: CFPUA closing roads for sewer maintenance Tuesday

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To facilitate the repair and replacement of aging and damaged wastewater infrastructure, the following road closures will be required beginning Tuesday morning July 6, 2010. Full story...
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125 will become new US Citizens Sunday

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The new citizens represent 52 countries from around the world. The largest number of new citizens, 13, originates from India, with another 10 each from Mexico and the United Kingdom, and 8 from China. Full story...
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Front Street work finishing ahead of schedule

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Today workers were busy finishing up the paving at the chestnut street intersection. All that's left is installing street fixtures such as lights that will improve the nighttime atmosphere. Full story...
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Board of Elections waiting to certify sales tax hike vote

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The New Hanover County Board of Elections has cancelled its July 9 meeting to certify the May 4 vote to raise the sales tax a quarter of a cent. Full story...
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Brunswick deputies look for man who tried to break into Dollar General

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The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office is asking for your help finding a suspect who tried to break in to a Dollar General last night. It happened in the Southport area in the 1700 block of Southport-Supply Road. Full story...
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NC Ports Authority still supports project even though Congressman gives it thumbs down

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Members of a panel that oversees North Carolina ports say they hope a study will continue on a project in the southeastern part of the state. Full story...
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Congressman McIntyre against new port in Southport

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In the past I expressed very serious concerns about how this project might affect the quality of life in Brunswick County. I have also stated that there were very serious questions that needed to be answered before the project could move forward. Full story...
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July 4th Riverfront Celebration info

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The streetfair on Water Street will begin Sunday at 5 p.m. with food vendors and musical entertainment. Fireworks will begin at 9:05 p.m. from the Battleship North Carolina. Full story...
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BP pumps financial fuel into local stations

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Since the oil started leaking more than 70 days ago many drivers have decided to boycott their local BP gas stations. Now the oil giant is trying to help. Full story...
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Battlefield provides history lesson

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video Moores Creek National Battlefield in Pender County not only represents a piece of history, but a vital part of our community. Full story...
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