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  1. Topsail Island towns discuss potential consolidations, merger Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Jacksonville Daily News

    During a recent four town meeting between the Surf City, Topsail Beach, North Topsail Beach and Holly Ridge, Surf City Mayor Zander Guy asked the other two Topsail Island towns to consider talking more about a consolidation or merger.

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  2. Public hearing scheduled on proposed shellfish lease in Onslow CountyRead the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | PressReleasePoint

    The N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries will hold a public hearing on a proposed shellfish lease in Onslow County at 6 p.m. on Feb. 28 at the North Topsail Beach Town Hall, 2008 Loggerhead Court, North Topsail Beach. Tina Welch, business agent for Z and Z Aquaculture of Randleman, has applied to lease 1.57 acres of shellfish bottom in Everett Bay/Stump Sound.

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  3. Tim Holloman named Beech Mountain town managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Watauga Democrat

    ... to go in a "new direction," according to the Wilmington Star News . Previously, Holloman was town manager at Topsail Beach from 2010 to 2015 and in 2012 was named "Outstanding Local Government Manager" by the Cape Fear Council of Governments. For ...

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  4. NTB to allow swimming pools on oceanfront setback Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Topsail Advertiser

    A vote by North Topsail Beach aldermen to allow swimming pool construction on the oceanfront setback reverses a 2008 action to prohibit them within town limits. During a continued public hearing regarding a proposed text amendment to a unified development ordinance involving swimming pool construction, one resident expressed concern about any lax in shoreline protection ordinances.

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  5. Sandbag assessments on hold as legal challenge continues Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... at the north end of town remains on hold as a legal challenge over the issue remains pending in court. North Topsail Beach aldermen voted to extend the payment due date for the property owner assessments for 60 days, continuing the series of delays ...

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  6. North Topsail leaders to hear presentation on hardened structure project Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Topsail Advertiser

    According to the company's proposal, Dial Cordy and Associates, Inc. proposed a cost of $500,000 to "perform an environmental impact study, design alternatives and permit for the hardened structure located at the north end." The document said the proposal was a match to the project's $500,000 budget and the payment would be split 50-50 between Onslow County and the town of North Topsail Beach.

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  7. Base protection among military goals for 2017-18 legislative session Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... efforts may cause, as well as continuing to learn of the growing relationship between Camp Lejeune and North Topsail Beach in regard to New River Inlet. "Wind energy piece (of encroachment) is a hot button," he said. "The Dare County Bombing Range ...

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  8. North Topsail Beach leaders moving forward on hardened structure Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 22 | Topsail Advertiser

    The project seeks to study the impact of different bulwarks to protect the shoreline at the north end of Topsail Island The project seeks to study the impact of different bulwarks to protect the shoreline at the north end of Topsail Island. According to Carin Faulkner, North Topsail Beach's assistant town manager, Alderman Joann McDermon moved that the town's staff begin contract negotiations with "the next qualified contractor" for the project.

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  9. Experts: Topsail area to double in populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Topsail Advertiser

    Surf City, Topsail and North Topsail Beach are expected to double in population by the year 2020 - growth expected to significantly impact the small towns. But plans to address the changes and related challenges are already underway, something that was shared at the annual Real Estate Trends Report and Forecast Breakfast for the Treasure Coast Region held Thursday at the Surf City Community Center.

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  10. Winter storm brings icy roads, power outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Topsail Advertiser

    ... as of 4 p.m., but overall the grid faired well through the storm. The first two outages occurring in south Topsail Beach and the Folkstone areas were minor and were restored in less than 30 minutes. A bad transformer caused power outages to about ...

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  11. Topsail featured in 'Fireball Run: Space Race' Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Topsail Advertiser

    The epic Race to Recover America's Missing Children rolled onto Topsail Beach in the autumn of 2015. The Internet hit show, "Fireball Run," now in its 10th season, featured the Greater Topsail Island area in episodes 11, 12, and 13 of Season 9. "Fireball Run brings more than 50 teams, and a viewing audience of more than 6 million, to a destination," said Tammy Proctor, Pender County director of tourism.

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  12. Area municipalities look toward 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... North Topsail beaches after a dredging project, which Bright said gives a buffer between the ocean and North Topsail Beach properties. Carin Faulkner, North Topsail Beach assistant town manager, said the town's administration will have a retreat to ...

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  13. Hampstead man accused of kidnapping, raping womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    The Pender County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in finding Kevin Glenn Carter, a 52-year old white male. He is watnted for first-degree kidnapping and first-degree rape of a Topsail Beach woman According to the Pender County Sheriff's Office, the investigation began after the victim reported being kidnapped from her home by Kevin Glenn Carter, 52, Wednesday night.

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  14. Man wanted in Pender Co. rape, kidnap has relatives in DurhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2016 | WRAL.com

    Authorities said Kevin Glenn Carter, 52, of Hampstead, has relatives in Durham as well as in the Efland and Mebane areas. The Pender County Sheriff's Office charged Carter this week with the kidnapping and rape of a Topsail Beach woman who said he took her from her home, held her for several hours and repeatedly raped her.

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  15. Pender County searching for man wanted for kidnapping and rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    ... old white male, a resident of Hampstead. He is wanted for first-degree kidnapping and first-degree rape of a Topsail Beach woman on Wednesday night and early Thursday morning. Detectives with the Topsail Beach Police Department and Pender County ...

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  16. Pender County Sheriff's Office searching for man wanted on multiple chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    The Pender County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in finding Kevin Glenn Carter, a 52-year old white male. He is watnted for first-degree kidnapping and first-degree rape of a Topsail Beach woman The Pender County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in finding Kevin Glenn Carter.

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  17. Criminal defense lawyer charged with DWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Jacksonville Daily News

    Joseph Francis Peterson, 25, of Sandpiper Drive in N. Topsail Beach, was charged with driving while impaired and reckless driving to endanger by North Carolina Highway Patrol, according to court documents.

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  18. Climate change isna t just shrinking ice caps a " reindeer are getting smaller tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    ... the melting ice to help them hunt seals in the autumn and winter. The Atlantic Ocean is eroding parts of North Topsail Beach by about five feet per year. The town of 800 residents is running out of cash and solutions in its efforts to protect its ...

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  19. Topsail Town Council meets to discuss dunes.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    ... said. "So we have to make sure that what we do is the right thing for the town." Concerned residents of Topsail Beach voiced their approval and disapproval Saturday on whether to build on the sand dunes on the southern part of the island. "By ...

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  20. Whales spotted off Topsail IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... City. James Hoover, a local fisherman, saw the large mammal swimming off shore near the first access on North Topsail Beach but didn't know quite what to make of the sight. "I saw it yesterday probably about lunchtime or just at 12 o'clock. I saw ...

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