Brunswick County schools revoke uniform policy
"Elementary years are the key and essential years to getting a child to enjoy school and making that a good, successful time for them to set them up for success later in life," Murray said. Tue, 07/07/2015 - 10:53pm
Local coffee shops say Starbucks price hike reason to drink local
If your daily routine includes a stop at Starbucks, you may have to pay more for that steaming cup of joe. The Seattle-based coffeehouse chain is hiking prices -- again. Tue, 07/07/2015 - 5:17pm
Woman hurt in mobile home fire in Monkey Junction.
Woman sent to hospital following mobile home fire
Fire investigators say a home is a total loss following an afternoon fire that sent a woman to the hospital. Tue, 07/07/2015 - 4:25pm
Edgar Sepulveda (Source: Brunswick Co. Sheriff's Office)
NC Appeals Court allows priest sex abuse lawsuit to proceed
A three-judge panel has ruled that a lawsuit against the Catholic Diocese of Raleigh over an allegation of child sexual abuse by a priest can move forward. Tue, 07/07/2015 - 2:40pm
Liam mom
Mother of autistic teen: “I was just mortified…so I started designing”
For most people, getting dressed every morning seems like a simple task. But at 17 years old, Lauren Thierry's son Liam still has trouble dressing himself. That's because Liam has autism. Tue, 07/07/2015 - 8:36pm
Cell Phone Crime
Former police officer accused of sending nude pics to minor
A former Chadbourn police officer is accused of sending nude photographs to a minor's cell phone. Tue, 07/07/2015 - 7:45pm
Drunk Driving
Troopers issue more than 400 impaired driving tickets over holiday
The North Carolina State Highway Patrol along with the Division of Law Enforcement Wildlife Resources Commission released the totals for "On the Road, On the Water, Don't Drink and Drive" campaign for the period of Friday, July 3 through Sunday, July 5. Tue, 07/07/2015 - 7:35pm
Kure beach home
Kure Beach council to discuss amendment for couple waiting to move into home
The Kure Beach Town Council is set to decide on an amended zoning ordinance. Tue, 07/07/2015 - 6:11pm
Harrison Ford starred as Han Solo in "Star Wars" (Source: Lucasfilm LTD)
‘Lego Movie’ directors to helm Han Solo ‘Star Wars’ spinoff
Laugh it up, Fuzzballs: Han Solo is getting his own movie, and it's going to be helmed by "Lego Movie" directors Chris Miller and Phil Lord. Tue, 07/07/2015 - 5:26pm
This photo showing Paula Deen's son in brownface dressed as Desi Arnaz was posted to Deen's Twitter account on July 7, 2015.
Paula Deen distances herself from posted ‘I Love Lucy’ photo
A spokesman for Paula Deen says she didn't post a 2011 Halloween costume photo on her Twitter account showing her son Bobby in dark makeup as "I Love Lucy" character Ricky Ricardo. Tue, 07/07/2015 - 4:51pm
Scene where F-16, Cessna reportedly collided mid-air. (Photo courtesy: WCIV)
Two killed after F-16, Cessna collide near Charleston
Officials say an F-16 fighter jet collided with a Cessna over South Carolina, killing two people aboard the smaller plane. Tue, 07/07/2015 - 4:32pm