North Topsail Beach
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North Topsail Beach home destroyed by fire
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Mon, 12/16/2013 - 4:50pm.

videoAshes and burnt wood litter the ground around a pricey oceanfront North Topsail Beach home that burned down over the weekend. Firefighters say the nine-bedroom, nearly 5,000 square foot home is a total loss.

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Warrants reveal new details in N. Topsail Beach fatal double stabbing
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Thu, 11/07/2013 - 5:34pm.

video More than three months after two men were found stabbed to death on North Topsail Beach, newly released warrants and affidavits are shedding light on what investigators think happened.

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Onslow County woman arrested for North Topsail Murder
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Wed, 09/25/2013 - 5:28pm.

videoTwo months ago exactly, authorities found two men, Robert Clinton Shellhammer IV and Christopher William Stewart, stabbed to death on North Topsail Beach. Now, a day after a woman was arrested for murdering one of them, she made her first court appearance. 19-year-old Bekka Shellhammer was arrested yesterday afternoon at her home in Sneads Ferry.

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Woman arrested for murder in North Topsail stabbings
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/24/2013 - 5:04pm.

An Onslow County woman has been arrested for murder in connection to two stabbings on North Topsail Beach in July.

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Medical examiner says North Topsail Beach victims killed each other
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/01/2013 - 7:26am.

The official causes of death for the two men killed at North Topsail Beach have been released.

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Police identify men killed at North Topsail Beach, keep other details quiet
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/29/2013 - 10:09pm.

video Police in North Topsail Beach are still not saying much about what led to the deaths of two men on the beach Thursday night, but we do finally know who the men were and about their troubles with the law in the past.

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2 men found dead on North Topsail Beach
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Fri, 07/26/2013 - 10:50pm.

videoPolice say around 10:40 p.m. officers responded to the beach strand area between Ocean Drive and the Village of Stump Sound, located off of NC Hwy 210, for a possible stabbing. When they got there, officers found two men dead on the sand. The names of the victims have not been released.

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High school football player's body found after N. Topsail Beach drowning
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Fri, 05/24/2013 - 3:45pm.

videoSouthwest Onslow County High School is mourning a football star after he drowned at North Topsail Beach yesterday. Search crews say they found the body of 19-year-old Shak Pershey early this morning after hours of searching the water.

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Dead or injured pelicans found again
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Fri, 05/03/2013 - 1:25pm.

Wildlife rescuers are finding more dead or injured pelicans in recent days, deepening a years-old mystery of who is harming the federally-protected animals.

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Deputy fire chief charged with embezzling
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 04/05/2013 - 7:59am.

A deputy chief at the North Topsail Beach Fire Department has been charged with embezzling more than $60,000.

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