12 hrs ago
Coroner and his funeral home named in descecration of remains suit
A Southport woman is suing a funeral home owned by Brunswick County's coroner claiming her husband's remains were desecrated.
16 hrs ago
Brunswick Co.'s Pruden named regional Superintendent of the Year
Brunswick County Schools Superintendent Edward Pruden has been named the 2013-2014 Southeast Regional Superintendent of the Year.
Sun May 19, 2013
Missing swimmer recovered
BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC The body of a missing swimmer has been recovered. It happened around 7 a.m. Sunday morning.
Sat May 18, 2013
Proposed bill creates concern for dune protection
Oak Island town leaders are concerned about a proposed Senate bill that could take away the ability for towns to make their own laws.
Fri May 17, 2013
Former officer charged with solicitation of a minor falsely reports robbery
BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC A former officer with the Northwest Police Department was the victim of an armed robbery in November, 2012, but never reported the incident to authorities.
Police chief speaks out on prostitution sting
The police chief of Boiling Spring Lakes is speaking out about a prostitution sting that has shaken up the small town.
Northwest officer charged with solicitation of a minor
NORTHWEST, NC An officer with the Northwest Police Department was arrested for solicitation of a minor for prostitution, according to the NC Department of Justice.
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Carolina Beach Council Approves $30,000 For Environmental Study
The Town of Carolina Beach was granted another extension from the U.S. Army to continue various operations until September of this year on land leased since the early 1970's. Now they must pay for an environmental assessment of the property.
Thu May 16, 2013
Still no sign of missing swimmer in Holden Beach
Chief Layne said the Holden Beach Police, Tri Beach Fire and the Brunswick County Sheriff's office are combing Lockwood Folly Inlet for Sample.
Police: Firefighter arrested in BSL prostitution case; cop was robbed during encounter
Police say two more people have been arrested in connection with a prostitution case in Boiling Spring Lakes, including a firefighter.
Marking History: Old Brunswick County Jail
If it weren't for the sign out front, or the black bars on the windows, you may miss this piece of history in Southport.
Wed May 15, 2013
First on 3: Northwest cop quit before prostitution arrest; warrant details allegations
Michael Hayes was arrested this morning and charged with one count of solicitation of a minor for prostitution and one count of filing a false report and given a $5,000 bond, according to Jennifer Canada with the NC Department of Justice.
Tue May 14, 2013
Search suspended for missing swimmer; crews to resume search Wednesday morning
A search for a missing swimmer has been called off for the night, according to Brunswick County Emergency Services Director Anthony Marzano.
Mon May 13, 2013
Property owner sues Brunswick County over eminent domain
Eminent domain lets government take ownership of private property for public use in exchange for fair market value.
Fri May 10, 2013
Only on 3: Shallotte attorney plans primary challenge against Jon David
Voters in Bladen, Brunswick and Columbus counties will have a couple of candidates to choose from in next year's Republican Primary for district attorney.
Mini horses find refuge at Brunswick County rescue
Debbie Batholomew, director of the United States Equine Rescue League Southeast Coast Chapter, is rescuing horses from tough circumstances.
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Owens earns N.C. county clerk designation
Amanda Owens, Haywood County executive assistant/deputy clerk, received the North Carolina Certified County Clerk designation from the School of Government at the University of Chapel Hill.
Thu May 09, 2013
Cupcake scam targets small businesses
BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC One scam is making the rounds in Brunswick County that really takes the cake.
Gun sale scammers target seniors
BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC According to police, there's been a large increase in online fraudulent gun sales.
Only on 3: Man wants $100,000 from Leland for incident with police
A man police arrested during a June 2011 domestic situation says officers went too far.