Coastal town leaders want new legislation to employ lifeguards with limited liability. Brunswick County Commissioners have voted to send a resolution to lawmakers asking for new legislation regarding the issue.
Visitors to Wrightsville Beach should feel especially safe, after the town's Ocean Rescue Team won a regional championship this week.
The team successfully defended their first place overall performance at the United States Lifesaving Associations, South Atlantic Regional Championships.
It's a question that comes up this time of year. How safe are our beaches?
After several drownings at Brunswick County beaches in 2013, lifeguards became a hot topic. But, the town never implemented them.
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.