Kure Beach
Sunny Point allows bow hunting on Pleasure Island
Submitted by Katie Harden on Fri, 09/07/2012 - 5:18pm.

video Deer hunting season with a bow officially kicks off tomorrow, and some land that was banned earlier may now be open to military hunters in Kure Beach. Residents on Pleasure Island are not happy about the new hunting grounds.

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Commissioners approve Pleasure Island beach renourishment, discuss incinerator's future
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 09/04/2012 - 10:27pm.

videoNew Hanover County Commissioners unanimously approved a more than $14 million renourishment project for both Carolina Beach and Kure Beach. Part of the price tag is being funded at the federal and state level, something that commissioners say could soon come to an end.

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ONLY ON 3: Future funding for New Hanover Co. beach renourishment in question
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Thu, 08/30/2012 - 10:28pm.

video Commissioners are at a point where funding beach renourishment could soon be put on the shoulders of the county. Also, it seems the Wilmington Convention Center is making it even more difficult to protect the county's beaches.

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Pleasure Island free concert postponed
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/10/2012 - 12:07pm.

Due to the threat of bad weather, the Pleasure Island Chamber of Commerce has postponed the free concert scheduled tonight at the Fort Fisher Military Recreation Area in Kure Beach.

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County leaders talk sand, bans with Carolina Beach & Kure Beach
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Wed, 07/25/2012 - 11:30am.

video Leaders from both Kure Beach and Carolina Beach met this morning with New Hanover County Commissioners. The purpose of the special meeting was to discuss issues important to all communities, from dredging to smoking on the beach.

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Pleasure Island Chamber sponsors survey on proposed smoking bans
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/19/2012 - 4:27pm.

The Pleasure Island of Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a survey about proposed smoking bans in Carolina Beach and Kure Beach.

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Viral shark video has people wondering if it's safe to go into the water
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Wed, 07/18/2012 - 4:11pm.

video It's the video gone viral that's amazing to some but scary for others. The fishing video taken just across the border in South Carolina shows a large bull shark suprisingly grabbing a fish off a line in the Intracoastal Waterway in Cherry Grove. That has many asking if sharks that big are in the Intracoastal Waterway here as well.

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Kure Beach now considering smoking ban
Submitted by Asha Dave on Fri, 07/13/2012 - 4:56pm.

video First Wrightsville, then Carolina, and now Kure. All of New Hanover County’s beaches are considering putting a smoking ban in place.

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ABC Board shares increased profits with local government
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/10/2012 - 4:09pm.

More booze in New Hanover County means more money in local government coffers. New Hanover County's Alcohol Beverage Control Board saw a more than six-percent increase in sales in the last fiscal year. The ABC Board will distribute more of its profits to local governments than in the year before.

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County Commission helps Kure Beach finance renourishment
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 07/02/2012 - 10:40pm.

video One topic at Monday night’s New Hanover County Commission meeting was money. Kure Beach needs nourishment money and the Fed is not too generous.

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