Caswell Beach
FIRST ON 3: Caswell Beach mayor stripped of powers amid financial questions
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/14/2014 - 2:12pm.

video Caswell Beach commissioners have stripped the town's mayor of his powers as questions arise about his involvement in a lobbying effort for Brunswick County's beach towns.

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Fire destroys Caswell Beach vacation home
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Mon, 12/23/2013 - 11:23am.

videoAs they monitored hot spots this morning, firefighters said the important thing to remember is that no one was hurt when flames ripped through a vacation home in Caswell Beach.

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Discussions continue on how to protect, regulate mouth of Cape Fear River
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Thu, 08/29/2013 - 3:26pm.

videoThe Cape Fear River is both an environmental resource and an economic engine in our area. A meeting today continued the discussion about how best to protect and regulate the mouth of the river and the area around it.

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Caswell Beach commissioner dies
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 11:50am.

videoA Caswell Beach town commissioner has died. Town Administrator Chad Hicks says John W. Bartholomew's wife informed him this morning that Commissioner Bartholomew died late yesterday.

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Dunes at Fort Caswell disappearing
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Mon, 12/03/2012 - 6:15pm.

videoStrong winds and high tides typically affect the North Carolina coastline, especially during hurricane season. But the effects on the beach near Fort Caswell have been especially rough this year.

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ONLY ON 3: HOA targets woman who blew whistle on condo racoon problem
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 07/10/2012 - 3:45pm.

video A Brunswick County woman says after she came to us with a story about a raccoon infestation, she became the target of her condo's home owners association. Now she is trying to figure out how to keep her home while the original problem is still unresolved.

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Oak Island property owners petitioning for annexation into Caswell Beach
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Mon, 06/11/2012 - 10:10pm.

video Folks in the Oak Island Estates area say they feel more a part of Caswell Beach than the town they legally live in and now they are looking to change that.

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Sea turtle nesting season showing mixed results
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 06/04/2012 - 3:51pm.

videoAs the summer months approach, sea turtle nests are starting to pop up along area beaches. Some beaches are seeing a boom of turtle eggs, while others are off to a late start to the nesting season.

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ONLY ON 3 UPDATE: Woman says HOA targeting her dogs after report of raccoon problem
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 05/21/2012 - 3:26pm.

video UPDATE: Representatives from the health dept are urging home owners in the Oak Isand Beach Villa complex to contact them regarding possible contamination of urine and feces in the flooring, walls and interior attic spaces of their units. The representatives will be happy to come out and check each unit upon the owners request. Call Danny Thornton at 910-253-2252 or email him at

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ONLY ON 3 UPDATE: Resident catches raccoon on camera
Submitted by Katie Harden on Fri, 05/04/2012 - 1:29pm.

video Susan Prater sent us these photos of a raccoon on the roof of a condo in her complex around 2:15 this morning. She says she captured this one coming out of a window eve and then going back into the opening when her camera flashed. She says she also continues to hear scratching inside the walls of her condo.

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