Hewett begins serving prison time

Former Brunswick County Sheriff Ron Hewett has begun serving his prison time for obstruction of justice.

Foreclosure on Senator Boseman’s property dismissed

The Brunswick County Clerk's office has confirmed the foreclosure on Senator Julia Boseman's property at 2096 Old Mill Creek Road has been thrown out.

New plans revealed for downtown hotel

Wednesday CN Hotels revealed plans for a new 7 story, 125-room Courtyard Marriott Hotel at the corner of Second and Grace.

New Hanover County man arrested for alleged sexual assault

Mark Lewis was arrested Tuesday for an alleged sexual assault that occurred in Carteret County over seven years ago.

Mobile home fire claims life of Brunswick County woman

Authorities said Joan Stanley of Shallotte died as a result of the blaze that broke out Monday around 1:00 p.m.

South Brunswick High principal awarded Principal of the Year

videoSouth Brunswick High School principal, Vann Pennell, has held several titles over the years. Last week, he was named Brunswick County's Principal of the Year.

Candidates meet for the vacant Wilmington City Council seat

videoYou thought there were only 36 candidates vying for that vacant Wilmington City Council seat. Make it 37; and they all had a chance to introduce themselves at Tuesday night's marathon city council meeting.

City says local market is contributing to crime rates

videoThe city says Village Stop and Shop Market is contributing to the high crime rate in the area by selling alcohol and cigarettes. They say the crime is so bad, it violates a state statute.

County school funding are going to see cuts

A sluggish economy has set the state budget back billions of dollars. That means budgets are being cut in various arenas, including funding for county schools statewide.

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