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SURFS UP 2020: Group rides into the new year

A group of guys in Brunswick County will ride their way into the new year.

Deer dashes through glass door at Ocean Isle business

One Brunswick County business had quite the unexpected visitor.

Water and sewer to be cut off for some Brunswick County islands

Sewer and water services in some areas of Brunswick County will be shut off Wednesday evening after mandatory evacuations.

Ocean Isle Beach declares state of emergency and voluntary evacuation

The Town of Ocean Isle Beach has declared a state of emergency and a voluntary evacuation effective Tuesday morning in advance of Hurricane Dorian’s arrival.

Boat partially sinks in Ocean Isle Beach, no swimming advisory issued for area

A no swimming advisory remains active after a boat partially sinks into a canal in Ocean Isle Beach. Town officials say the boat was stuck in the canal between Pender and Leland Streets.

Fishing team tags tiger shark in Brunswick County

For the past four or five years, members of a local fishing team have been helping scientists track sharks off our coast. They say sometimes people get the wrong idea about what it is that they do, and they want to clear that up.

Family: Shark bit teen at Ocean Isle Beach

Family members say a shark bit a teenager in the water off Ocean Isle Beach.

Tourists aid in local beach communities fight against hunger

Four years ago, two Ocean Isle Beach couples started a project to feed their community by allowing tourists to simply pay their visit forward.

Second Helping OIB puts vacation leftovers to use for people in need

Some food for thought for vacationers in our area: Have you ever rented a beach house, stocked up on food and at the end of the week did not know what to do with what was left?

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New Hanover County Commissioners approve new $53 million government center

New Hanover County will be getting a new government center after a vote by county commissioners Tuesday evening.

Wilmington City Council approves WWII Heritage signs, Rail Trail master plan

The city famous for hosting the annual Azalea Festival received the distinction in 2020 of becoming America's first World War II Heritage City. Leaders voted Tuesday night to ensure anyone driving into the city is aware of that.

West Brunswick girls basketball falls to Ashley in season opener

The Ashley Screamin' Eagles used a 21 point halftime lead on Tuesday night to approve to 4-1 on the year beating West Brunswick, 68-44.

UNCW comeback falls short in back to back with Towson

Visiting UNCW stormed back from a 15-point deficit with five minutes left to pull within one possession, but came up short in a 78-74 loss as Towson swept an early-week Colonial Athletic Association series on Tuesday at SECU Arena.