Monday Jul 28
Jacksonville Daily News
Coast Guard medevacs pregnant woman from Bald Head Island
Coast Guard Sector North Carolina watchstanders in Wilmington received a request for assistance from the public safety officer at Bald Head Island at approximately 2:50 a.m., stating the woman was experiencing pain and complications related to her pregnancy and required transportation to Southport for medical attention.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
New book shows some of Southport's past
Southport almost always shows up near the top of the list when you search online for the best vacation sites in North Carolina.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Tue Jul 22, 2014
River Road/HWY 133 still closed due to flooding
A section of River Road/HWY 133 in Brunswick County is still closed Tuesday night to traffic due to flooding.
The Hartford Courant
Middletown-Based Army Rail Unit Recalls Gulf War Service
The 1205th Transportation Railway Services Unit, a U.S. Army Reserve unit activated during the Persian Gulf War in 1991, is holding a reunion this week in North Carolina.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
River lighthouses: The smaller siblings
Throughout the past few weeks we've looked at the majestic coastal towers known as North Carolina's lighthouses a from the humble and quaint Ocracoke to North America's tallest, Cape Hatteras.
Yard Sales for Saturday July 19
There will be a lot of stuff. Mostly household items, some furniture items and some kid stuff.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Before the Baptists, Fort Caswell played role in 3 wars
Before it was sold to the Baptist State Convention to serve as a retreat center, Fort Caswell in Brunswick County played a role in both World Wars and defended the Cape Fear River during the Civil War.
Island Gazette Newspaper Online
Wilmington License Plate Agency Conducts Customer Service Training
RALEIGH, N.C. : July 14th, 2014 - The North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles will close its Wilmington license plate agency on Tuesday, July 22 and Wednesday, July 23 to conduct customer service training.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Beach Carolina Magazine
The American Red Cross calls on eligible donors with all blood types...
The American Red Cross encourages all eligible blood donors to make an appointment to donate blood soon to help prevent a shortage.
Three firefighters treated after battling blaze caused by lightning
Three firefighters had to be treated for heat related illnesses after battling a house fire caused by a lightning strike in Southport.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Southport reconsiders noise ordinance after complaints
"Whether I sit on my porch or go inside, I'm still going to hear it," said nearby resident Buck Smith.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Myrtle Beach Online
Strand Notebook | Longtime choral society looking for new members
A recent patriotic concert by the Sea Notes Choral Society marked 40 years that the choir has been performing for audiences in southeastern North Carolina and other areas.
Boil water advisory for Southport
Residents of the City of Southport will experience periods of low pressure and outages in the distribution system beginning July 7. City crews will install new valves in the water mains, causing outages Monday, July 7 through Wednesday, July 9. Outage times each day will begin at approximately 11 p.m. and service should be restored at or before 5 ... (more)
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Southport police search for stolen golf cart
According to the police report, the golf cart was reported stolen July 2 from the marina parking lot on W. West Street.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Burlington Times News
Mr. and Mrs. John Rende
John and Victoria Rende of Haw River celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary in their beloved coastal town of Southport, N.C. They were originally married on June 24, 1989, and have made Alamance County their home for all those years.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Old Baldy Lighthouse: It's well worth the expense
As you wander through the charming and antiquated innards of Old Baldy Lighthouse, you can only be amazed that TV show "Sleepy Hollow" hasn't done any filming here, yet.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
The Daily Advance
5 things to know about NC and Hurricane Arthur
As he has throughout the storm, Gov. Pat McCrory combined his role of lifeguard and cheerleader when talking about Hurricane Arthur on Friday.
Cruise over to Southport fireworks
If you've always wanted to see Southport's N.C. 4th of July Festival fireworks display but don't want to brave the crowds, there's an alternative.