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  1. Former prosecutor charged with forging court documentRead the original story

    Monday | Brunswick Beacon

    Randy Lemay Cartrette, 40, of Whiteville, was arrested Dec. 16 by agents with the State Bureau of Investigation agents, according to an email from SBI spokeswoman Teresa West. Cartrette faces charges of misdemeanor common law forgery and misdemeanor obstruction of justice.

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  2. Wilmington man arrested after chase near MacoRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Brunswick Beacon

    Members of the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office Special Operations Unit arrested a Wilmington man on traffic violations and drug charges after he led them on a high-speed chase to the Columbus County line Friday afternoon, Dec. 19. access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content! If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Brunswick Beacon, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

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  3. South freshman swimmer White receives statewide honorRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Brunswick Beacon

    James Smith of Mallard Creek and McKenzie White of South Brunswick have been named winners of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Performance of the Week awards, powered by Time Warner Cable SportsChannel with Subway Restaurants. access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content! If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Brunswick Beacon, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

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  4. School district shifts to more digital approachRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Brunswick Beacon

    As education continues to shift to a more digital learning environment, Brunswick County Schools are forced to transition with statewide and national trends. access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content! If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Brunswick Beacon, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

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  5. Brunswick County commissioners fete outgoing, incoming officialsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Brunswick Beacon

    BOLIVIADuring Monday night's Brunswick County commissioner meeting, outgoing board chairman Phil Norris not only received a warm sendoff he received the Order of the Long Leaf Pine award. The Order of the Long Leaf Pine is awarded by the governor to individuals for their extraordinary service to the state of North Carolina through their work in their community, their career or for service to the state.

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  6. Outrage over firing lingers as interim school superintendent takes helmRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Brunswick Beacon

    Although it was the Brunswick County Board of Education's first official meeting under interim superintendent Les Tubb, it was the superintendent the members recently fired who was the point of contention with several concerned parents and community members at a Tuesday, Dec. 2, regular scheduled meeting at the county commissioners' chambers in Bolivia. access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content! If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Brunswick Beacon, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

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  7. NCDOT plans bridge work throughout countyRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Brunswick Beacon

    The North Carolina Department of Transportation will be working on three different bridges in Brunswick County beginning Monday, Dec. 15. Crews will implement intermittent north- and southbound lane closures on Sunset Boulevard South over the Intracoastal Waterway to inspect Mannon C. Gore Bridge, which links inland Sunset Beach with Sunset Beach island. They will do the same on Midway Road Southeast over the Intracoastal Waterway to inspect Swain's Cut Bridge, which links Bolivia to Oak Island.

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  8. Deputy injured in traffic collisionRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Brunswick Beacon

    A Brunswick County Sheriff's Office deputy was injured Tuesday night after his cruiser collided with a heavy-duty truck near the county government complex in Bolivia. access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content! If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Brunswick Beacon, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

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  9. Principals recap test results with school officials, board membersRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Brunswick Beacon

    The principals of the nine Brunswick County schools that met growth standards for the 2013-14 academic year shared their results, strategies and methods with district leaders at the system's administrative offices in Bolivia during a curriculum committee meeting Nov. 20. Last month, school officials and board members heard from 10 principals whose schools failed to meet growth standards during the 2013-14 academic year. access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content! If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Brunswick Beacon, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

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  10. School board names Tubb interim superintendentRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Brunswick Beacon

    The Brunswick County Board of Education on Nov. 20 named Les Tubb to serve as Brunswick County Schools interim superintendent, but not before nearly 50 people angrily protested its decision to fire his predecessor. access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content! If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Brunswick Beacon, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

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  11. Charter school company complies with state requestRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | Brunswick Beacon

    A local charter school management company is back in good graces with the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction after complying with its salary requests last week. Charter Day School Inc. had been in legal limbo with the department for more than a month after the management company did not provide it with the requested salary information.

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  12. Former Sunset Beach mayor diesRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Brunswick Beacon

    Shelton Tucker, who served as mayor of Sunset Beach from 1973 to 1979, died Nov. 14 at age 97 at a health care facility in Wilmington. Tucker, a native of the historic riverfront town of Hertford in North Carolina's "Inner Banks," was a noted businessman and developer of the Clariday Woods subdivision near Calabash.

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  13. County receives plan for Smithville park renovationRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Brunswick Beacon

    A proposed $9.4 million three-phase renovation of Smithville Township District Park left one Brunswick County commissioner with sticker shock at the board's Nov. 17 meeting. Derek Williams, North Carolina division manager for Alfred Benesch & Co./Site Solutions, was hired to perform a site analysis and create the proposed recreation improvements at the Southport park.

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  14. Those who voted for Pruden's ouster should answerRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Brunswick Beacon

    The decision by the majority of the Brunswick County Board of Education to terminate Superintendent Dr. Edward Pruden's contract is bad enough. But the inaccessibility of those three members - Shirley Babson, Catherine Cooke and newly re-elected Charlie Miller - in the immediate aftermath makes it much worse.

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  15. Constitutional amendment allows opportunity for bench trialRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Brunswick Beacon

    For the first time in North Carolina courtrooms, felony defendants will have the opportunity to forego a jury trial in favor of a bench trial. In the Nov. 4 general election, North Carolina voters approved a constitutional amendment that will allow felony defendants to waive a jury trial in favor of a trial where the judge and a judge only determines whether the accused is guilty or innocent.

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  16. Pruden expecting termination by school board WednesdayRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | Brunswick Beacon

    Brunswick County Schools Superintendent Edward Pruden said the school board will have a special called meeting Wednesday, Nov. 12, to consider immediate termination of his employment. access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content! If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Brunswick Beacon, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

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  17. Leland meets with group assisting Shallotte's Riverfront projectRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | Brunswick Beacon

    LELANDLeland could follow in Shallotte's footsteps and work with a UNC School of Government group to push forward their downtown development plans. Town officials held a special council meeting Oct. 31 to meet with UNC School of Government Development Finance Initiative staff.

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  18. Jury trial amendment undecidedRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Brunswick Beacon

    A vote to determine whether a felony defendant can waive a jury trial in favor of a bench trial appeared to have passed at press time Tuesday. North Carolinians voted on the amendment during the general election.

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  19. Oak Island teen faces fraud chargesRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Brunswick Beacon

    Brunswick County Sheriff's Office detectives, along with special agents with the North Carolina Secretary of State's Office, have arrested an Oak Island teen on fraud charges. access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content! If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Brunswick Beacon, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

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  20. OIB puts $1.25 million behind Causeway Drive eminent domain actionRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | Brunswick Beacon

    Attorneys for the town filed an eminent domain action Oct. 21 under Chapter 40A of the North Carolina General Statutes to acquire a vacant lot at Causeway Drive and Second Street for public use. access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content! If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Brunswick Beacon, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

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