Fort Fisher
'Tis the Season: Pleasure Island Shopping Spree is this weekend
Submitted by Randy Aldridge on Mon, 11/17/2014 - 7:18am.

video'Tis the season to start your holiday shopping! This weekend the Pleasure Island Shopping Spree brings you deals at shops all over the island with the added bonus of the chance to win prizes. Stores open at 10 a.m. Saturday and the event wraps up with a Raffle Party Sunday at 5 p.m. at the Courtyard by Marriott on the ocean at Carolina Beach.

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EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: North Carolina Aquarium
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 07/17/2014 - 10:43pm.

videoHave you been to the North Carolina Aquarium out at Fort Fisher lately? If not, you're missing out!

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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: The Captain of Coffee Tables
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Wed, 07/09/2014 - 8:37pm.

videoThe 'Captain of Coffee Tables' is in the spotlight as our Extraordinary Person of the Week. His latest venture is a fresh take on the Fort Fisher Hermit.

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Fort Fisher lesson on artillery packs firepower
Submitted by Helen Holt on Sat, 06/28/2014 - 5:47pm.

videoPeople traveled from all over to Fort Fisher Saturday for summer program "Waves of Fire and Smoke and Deadly Showers of Cast Iron: Artillery at Fort Fisher" that taught not only the history of the fort, but the important part artillery had on the fort during The Civil War.

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Happening tomorrow: Carolina Beach Music Festival
Submitted by Randy Aldridge on Fri, 06/06/2014 - 7:01am.

videoThe 29th Annual Carolina Beach Music Festival brings fun in the sun to the boardwalk Saturday. The music starts at 11 a.m. with the Band of Oz followed by the Embers and then Jim Quick. Bring your towel and cooler to groove to the tunes at the Beach Stage on the historic Carolina Beach Boardwalk, but remember no glass containers or pets are allowed.

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Search continues for body of swimmer missing since Saturday
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Mon, 06/02/2014 - 3:12pm.

videoThe search continues for the body of a swimmer who went missing Saturday at Carolina Beach. Now the SABLE and Brunswick County Sheriff's helicopters have joined in the search.

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Marines make historical march
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Thu, 02/27/2014 - 5:00pm.

videoMore than 150 Marines descended on Carolina Beach for a 9-mile hike to learn detailed lessons about the Civil War.

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NCDOT sets hearings to discuss proposed ferry toll hikes
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/22/2014 - 3:14pm.

The NCDOT has scheduled four public meetings next month, including one in Southport, to discuss establishing or changing rates for some of the state's ferries.

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Fort Fisher commemorates 149th anniversary
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sat, 01/18/2014 - 5:55pm.

videoFt. Fisher commemorates the 149th anniversary of its pivotal civil war battle. Period clothing and uniforms were all the rage as visitors experienced living history.

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Southport-Fort Fisher midday ferry runs canceled Tuesday for ramp repairs
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/14/2014 - 8:56am.

videoMidday departures on the Southport-Fort Fisher ferry route have been canceled for Tuesday in order to make repairs on the ramp and gantry at the Southport Ferry Terminal.

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