Coast Guard Sector North Carolina suspended its search Sunday for a fisherman reported overdue with two others near Bogue Inlet.
The Wrightsville Beach Coast Guard station rescued a group of five people on July 23 and they say it re-emphasizes the importance of boat safety.
The Coast Guard temporarily discontinued buoys 27 through 33 Monday after heavy shoaling in the area made the waterway inaccessible to many vessels.
A vessel operator must have proper licensing and be enrolled in a drug consortium to accept money for providing transportation on the water.
The search is over for two missing boaters after a report of their boat sinking in the Cape Fear River Saturday afternoon, as the two were found safe near White Lake.
The ferry terminals in Southport and Fort Fisher are now certified as North Carolina Clean Marinas.
Turmoil in the Middle East is taking its toll on our wallets and some of our favorite hobbies.