Drownings

Coast Guard says drownings are up in 5th District
The US Coast Guard 5th District is emphasizing safety on the water following 40 drownings that occurred from northern New Jersey to southern North Carolina this summer. Wed, 07/30/2014 - 12:14pm
Sunset Beach holds meeting on lifeguards
Sunset Beach leaders are looking at how to make their beach safer. In the wake of several drownings this summer at Brunswick County beaches, a full house turned out today for a special meeting in Sunset Beach to take a look at how Wrightsville Beach's lifeguard system is set up. Tue, 09/17/2013 - 9:21pm
Sunset Beach to hold special meeting on beach safety
Sunset Beach leaders will hold a special meeting next week to discuss about beach safety. The town council has scheduled the meeting for Monday at 3 p.m. at Town Hall. Wed, 07/31/2013 - 5:51pm
Brunswick County beaches plagued with series of unfortunate events
After a chain of unfortunate events, some tourists in Brunswick county are concerned about beach safety. From a deck collapsing, to several drownings, and even a shark attack, Brunswick County beaches have seen their fair share of frightening incidents. Sun, 07/14/2013 - 9:14pm
Brunswick County drownings leave people shaken up
Hundreds of people are on the beaches and in the ocean celebrating Independence Day, but Wednesdays drowning’s still have people pretty shaken up. Thu, 07/04/2013 - 11:06pm