Marie Holmes discusses her $188 Powerball jackpot during a news conference at NC Education Lottery headquarters in Raleigh Feb. 23, 2015.
$188M lottery winner cited for drug possession
A Brunswick County woman who won a $188 million lottery jackpot earlier this year found herself in trouble with the law last night. Fri, 07/24/2015 - 10:35am
Brunswick County Attorney Huey Marshall
Brunswick Co. Attorney to retire after marijuana charge
Brunswick County Attorney Huey Marshall has decided to retire after deputies cited him on drug charges. Fri, 07/17/2015 - 3:16pm
Man accused of growing marijuana at home
Bolton man accused of growing marijuana
A Columbus County Sheriff’s Office Vice-Narcotics Unit investigation into a marijuana growing operation ended with an arrest Monday. Tue, 06/23/2015 - 9:21pm
Woman reports drug deal rip-off, ends up charged
Authorities say a South Florida woman who called 911 to report that she was getting stiffed in a drug deal ended up reporting on herself: She now faces charges including drug possession. Thu, 06/11/2015 - 8:00pm
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Columbus County man facing stolen gun, drug charges
A Council man faces several drug and gun charges after a search turns up a large quantity of drugs and stolen guns inside a vehicle during a traffic stop. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 9:02am
Police say this 12-pound package of marijuana washed up on Atlantic Beach May 10, 2015.
Ana leaves behind 12+ lbs. of pot
More than 12 pounds of pot - 12.35 pounds to be exact - washed up on the main part of Atlantic Beach, according to Atlantic Beach Police Chief Jeff Harvey. Mon, 05/11/2015 - 1:16pm
2 Wilmington men arrested in $500,000 Texas pot bust
Two Wilmington men have been arrested during a traffic stop in the Texas Panhandle after authorities say they found marijuana worth nearly $500,000 and hashish valued at more than $42,000 in their car. Fri, 05/01/2015 - 12:09pm
The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office says these two are facing charges after cans of marijuana were found in a car. (Courtesy: Brunswick County Sheriff's Office)
Two charged after cans filled with weed found in car
Deputies in the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office say two people are facing charges after several pounds of marijuana were found during traffic stops. Thu, 04/23/2015 - 5:31pm
Deputies say this pot and cash were seized from a home on April 22. (Courtesy: Brunswick Co. Sheriff's Office)
Women arrested after 5+ lbs of pot found in home
Deputies with the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office say two women are facing drug charges after several pounds of pot and cash were found in their home. Thu, 04/23/2015 - 5:01pm
Music legend Nelson to roll out own brand of marijuana
Music legend Willie Nelson is jumping into the movement to commercialize marijuana and plans to roll out his own brand of cannabis that he intends to make "the best on the market." Mon, 04/20/2015 - 1:43pm