The Town of Oak Island is now forcing business owners to spend hundreds of dollars on a piece of equipment that many say, is not necessary.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Silver alert issued for missing Oak Island man with dementia
The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing Brunswick County man, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Coast Guard investigates diver's death off the coast of Oak Island
The Coast Guard sector North Carolina is investigating the death of a scuba diver that happened about 40 miles off the coast of Oak Island.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
Mother charged in infanta s death
Katherine Anne Jennings, the mother of two babies who died under mysterious circumstances in 2012 and 2013, has been charged with involuntary manslaughter in the second baby's death.
Oak Island receives state money to dredge Lockwood Folly
Funding for Oak Island's dredging project along the Lockwood Folly has received a critical piece from the state, according to a press release from the town.
St. James house fire almost out; crews still on scene
Upon arrival, crews found heavy smoke and flames coming from a multi-story home at 4420 Midshipman Ct in St. James.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Phlock to the Beach is August 22 - 24 at Oak Island
Change your latitude and your attitude at the opening night Parrot Head Pub and Grub Crawl that extends from the island to nearby Southport.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Beach Carolina Magazine
US Open King Mackerel Tournament October 2nd - 4th, 2014
Thirty-six years ago a group of forty community leaders met and decided that they needed an event to showcase the great fall fishing Southport-Oak Island area has to offer.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Pumping of flood water leads to beach warning at Oak Island
State regulators want beach visitors to be aware of flood water that will be pumped to the ocean surf at two locations in Oak Island.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Island Gazette Newspaper Online
American Red Cross issues urgent call for blood and platelet donors
The American Red Cross is facing a looming blood shortage, leading to an urgent need for donors of all blood types to roll up a sleeve and give.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Leadership Brunswick County Accepting Applications Until August 27th
Leadership Brunswick County is a program sponsored by Brunswick Community College and the Southport-Oak Island Area, North Brunswick and Brunswick County Chambers of Commerce to develop corps of informed, committed and qualified individuals capable of providing dynamic leadership for Brunswick County.