Thursday Jun 13
Photog's winning shot draws Marvel's ire
Production for Iron Man 3 has set up in Oak Island for a 10-day stretch that began Thursday the 19th, and will be using locations on the beach strand between Barbee Blvd. and Crowell St as well as Skydive Coastal Carolina at the Cape Fear Regional Jetway on Long Beach Rd. for stunt work.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
South Brunswick HS student identified after drowning
BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC Rescue crews discovered the body a 17-year-old Tuesday night in Oak Island, according to Chris Anselmo, Chief of the Oak Island Fire Department.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Southport man wins $100K lottery prize
Luck was in one Southport man's favor recently -- he became $100,000 richer, before taxes, after winning a MONOPOLY scratch-off game.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Crews working to restore power for hundreds of homes in Brunswick County
Crews with Brunswick Electric Membership Corporation are working on two separate outages around Caswell Beach and the Oak Island area.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Couple rescued after boat crashes riding out Andrea
OAK ISLAND, NC A couple's plan to ride out Tropical Storm Andrea off the coast of Oak Island ended with a rescue by the U.S. Coast Guard.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
National Hurricane Center
Tropical Storm ANDREA Forecast Discussion Number 8
THE INITIAL INTENSITY IS BEING HELD AT 40 KT...WHICH IS SUPPORTED BY A RECENT SUSTAINED WIND OF 40 KT AT THE OCEAN CREST PIER ON OAK ISLAND NORTH CAROLINA.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony - Coastline Insurance Oak Island
The new branch is the only full service insurance agency operating on Oak Island.
Tue May 28, 2013
Sunset Beach seeks relief from 'unsightly' bridge fence
State Rep. Frank Iler discusses Sunset Beach Town Council's wish to remedy what it deems an unsightly chain-link fence under the Mannon C. Gore high-rise waterway bridge.
Fri May 24, 2013
Jenelle Evans arrested, blames court takes no responsibility for arrest
Teen Mom 2 star Jenelle Evans just can't seem to stay out of trouble. Now she's blaming the court for her most recent arrest.
Thu May 23, 2013
Oak Island sewer district fees going up again
OAK ISLAND, NC As town leaders in Oak Island put another budget together, residents are hearing a familiar story: sewer district fees are on the rise again.
Wed May 22, 2013
Used book sale in Southport
Sorry this missed the Sunday calender. The Friends of the Library Southport/Oak Island will have another of their periodic used book sales from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Southport Realty, 727 N. Howe St.
Margaret "Peggy" Lorene Hedge Petruso
Margaret "Peggy" Lorene Hedge Petruso, 78, passed away peacefully with her family at her side on Thursday, May 16, in Charlotte, N.C. She was born Dec.