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Friday, March 16, 2018
Bolivia, NC – The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin have released the annual County Health Rankings, and Brunswick County has been ranked 40 in health outcomes for the state. The rankings, released annually, are intended to build awareness of a community’s strengths and areas for improvement regarding the health of its residents. The rankings consider health behaviors more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Papers/Research, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, March 16, 2018
The next session of Brunswick County Teen Court will be March 27, from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., at the Brunswick County courthouse. Brunswick County Teen Court is a partnership program between Communities In Schools and the Brunswick County District Attorney’s Office, made possible through financial support provided by the Juvenile Crime Prevention Council and Brunswick County Schools.Students are more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
Friday, March 16, 2018
The Spring season is here and there is no better time to clean out your garage or home. Spring brings about feelings of renewal because this is the time of year when everyone is refreshing their surroundings.What better place to start with spring cleaning than in your home, attic or garage? You’ll feel better, your home and surroundings will look better, and students will benefit from your more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Human Interest, General News Article
Friday, March 16, 2018
Spring time is here. It’s a time to renew, organize and clean out some clutter. Maybe you’re starting off this spring season with a new car and need to make room in the garage. Spring also brings about tax time and thinking about how to increase deductions on your income taxes next year. One easy way to help with both of these is to donate a vehicle to charity. Communities In Schools of Brunswick more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Human Interest, Economic
Friday, March 16, 2018
Communities In Schools of Brunswick County (CIS) in partnership with Brunswick County Schools is pleased to announce the expansion of the CIS Action for Success Program to Supply Elementary School through funding from the NC Department of Public Instruction. CIS currently has a 21st Century Community Learning Center (CCLC) Afterschool Program at Supply Elementary and with additional funding more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
CENTURY 21 Sweyer & Associates is proud to announce and would like to congratulate their Top Agents for the month of February: In the Holden Beach Office:    Top Producers were Ammie Archer and Anne Arnold Top Selling Agents were Anne Arnold and Ammie Archer Top Listing Agents were Tara Hendrix and Anne Arnold  
Categories: Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, March 09, 2018
ATMC Receives National Recognition as a Smart Rural Community ProviderShallotte, NC – ATMC announced today that it has received a national award as a Smart Rural Community provider from the NTCA – The Rural Broadband Association, a designation which recognizes the efforts of rural telecommunications providers who deliver technologies that make rural communities dynamic places to live and do more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Friday, March 02, 2018
Join Integrity Merchant Partners for a Lunch & Learn On Wednesday, March 21 from Noon - 1:00pm at the Chamber Office, 114 Wall Street Shallotte Discover what Mobile Marketing is & Why It Works! You will learn how to instantly reach your customers, increase engagement with your customers and followers and increase profits! Reaching your customers is one of the larges hurdles business face. We Have more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Economic, Human Interest
Monday, February 19, 2018
WAVES 4 K.I.D.S.  Accepting Scholarship Applications Graduating seniors are invited to apply for scholarships administered by WAVES 4 K.I.D.S. for the 2018-2019 school year.  Scholarships will be awarded based on verifiable financial need, with grades, extracurricular activities, community involvement and interview skills taken into consideration.  Submission deadline is March 29, 2018.  Only more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics – Oh my! That’s what was heard throughout Shallotte Middle School on November 14, when over five hundred parents, students, and family members came out for a Communities In Schools of Brunswick County (CIS) and SMS Family STEM-Fest. Participants learned how STEM concepts play an important role in our everyday lives and able to perform experiments more
Categories: Fun Facts, Education, Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
For Communities In Schools of Brunswick County (CIS), volunteers make all the difference, both in our school programs and our thrift shops. CIS volunteers give back tirelessly to the community through CIS and help students in Brunswick County to stay in school. It takes a special person to give their time and make a commitment to help struggling students. Community volunteers contribute to and more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release