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Near drowning at Oak Island, man airlifted to hospital

Oak Island officials say a man was pulled from the water earlier today after a near drowning took place.

Family friend reacts after man dies swimming along Oak Island

On Friday, 37-year-old Lee Dingle was in the ocean playing with his kids when a wave pushed his head to the ground and broke his neck.

Swimmer pulled from water in Oak Island has died

According to a Gofundme page the swimmer who was pulled from the water in Oak Island on Thursday has died.

Swimmer pulled from the water in Oak Island, remains in ICU

A man pulled from the water in Oak Island remains at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in ICU, according to Oak Island Fire Chief Chris Anselmo.
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Caught on Camera: Alligator on Oak Island beach

Alligators can show up nearly anywhere in the Cape Fear, but it's not often they are found on the beach. Mary Lewis Scoville says she was near the Oak Island Pier around 10:30 Thursday morning when she saw the alligator on the beach.
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Rescuers say Lockwood Folly inlet still a danger to swimmers

Rescuers say it's a continuous rip current situation in the inlet. The latest dredging has left a drop off that could take beach goers by surprise.
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Tanner’s Tee-Off Tuesday: Oak Island Golf Club

This weeks episode of Tanner's Tee-Off Tuesday sent us to the Oak Island Golf Club in Caswell Beach, which has been named as one of the top 30 "hidden gems" in the state of North Carolina.
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Independence Day festivities help peach farmer’s business

One Brunswick County town is starting the week of North Carolina 4th of July festivities with a historical celebration. Monday, Oak Island celebrates their 20th anniversary as a town.
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Southport gearing up for week of fun leading up to Fourth of July

From colonial days to the present day the city of Southport is known for celebrating Independence Day in a big way.

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