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    Wednesday, May 24, 2017
    Nineteen Graduate from Leadership Brunswick County Brunswick County, NC -- R. Marc Jordan, President/CEO of the North Myrtle Beach, SC Chamber of Commerce gave an inspiring keynote address during the 2016-2017 Leadership Brunswick County Graduation Ceremony. Leadership Brunswick County is a program sponsored by Brunswick Community College and the Brunswick County, North Brunswick and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 23, 2017
    Carolinas Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (CACCE) Presents Communication Excellence Awards for 2017 Salisbury, NC – The Carolinas Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (CACCE) recognized the 2017 Communication Excellence Awards at their Staff Leadership Development Conference at the Historic Salisbury Depot in Salisbury, NC on April 27, 2017. The Communication ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 18, 2017
    Boiling Spring Lakes CIS Thrift Shop Expands Grand Re-opening June 1, 2017 SOUTHPORT, N.C. – Communities In Schools of Brunswick County is pleased to announce the expansion of their Boiling Spring Lakes (BSL) thrift shop. “The expansion of our Boiling Spring Lakes CIS Thrift Shop was in direct response to customer demand and being able to offer the community increased low-priced, high ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 18, 2017
    Carnivorous Plant Lecture at the Museum of Coastal Carolina on June 6 ​ Ocean Isle Beach, NC – Join Mark Todd on June 6 at 6 PM at the Museum of Coastal Carolina where he will discuss southeastern North Carolina’s native species of carnivorous plants. Some of the plants Mr. Todd will discuss include Venus Flytraps, Pitcher Plants, and Sundews. Children who attend this program ...read more
    Categories: Fun Facts, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 18, 2017
    WHQR Announces New Show Opening at the MC Erny Gallery at WHQR, Friday, May 26, 2017 - Nevermore… An Exhibition of Bird Inspired Paintings by Dick Roberts . WILMINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA – WHQR Public Radio is excited to announce the MC Erny Gallery at WHQR will host the opening reception on Friday, May 26 th from 6 to 9 pm for Nevermore... Guests are invited to meet the artists and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 18, 2017
    Dan & Linda Lynes Increase Endowed Scholarship Supporting Brunswick Community College Students BOLIVIA, NC – Dan and Linda Lynes have recently increased their endowed scholarship fund with the intention of providing financial support for at least two students’ educational expenses while attending Brunswick Community College (BCC). The Lynes’ most recent gift is a part of a ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, May 18, 2017
    The Academy of Coastal Carolina Will Move High School to New Beginnings Church T o accommodate future growth and expansion, the Academy of Coastal Carolina will move grades 9-12 to New Beginnings Church for the 2017-2018 school year. New Beginnings, located at 730 Whiteville Road in Shallotte, has a history of partnering with community organizations for the purpose of making a collective ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
    Thursday, May 18, 2017
    The Academy of Coastal Carolina Receives National Archery in Schools Grant The Academy of Coastal Carolina was selected to receive a National Archery in Schools Program (NASP) startup grant from the North Carolina Wildlife Commission. The grant will allow the Academy to expand its archery program and compete with other local schools in Elementary, Middle, and High School divisions. The National ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, May 16, 2017
    ATMC awards $25,000 in Community Grants Shallotte, NC --- ATMC recently awarded community grant funds totaling $25,000 to 14 organizations serving Brunswick County. The funds were part of the cooperative’s grant program, which has awarded $570,000 in community and education grants to 342 programs since its inception in 2006. O’Neal Miller, ATMC CEO, commended the recipients on their ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 16, 2017
    CENTURY 21 Sweyer & Associates is proud to announce and would like to congratulate their Top Agents for the month of April: In the Holden Beach Office: Top Producers were Anne Arnold and Ammie Archer Top Selling Agents were Anne Arnold and Ammie Archer Top Listing Agents were Anne Arnold and Sylvia Pate
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, May 15, 2017
    Shallotte Middle School is in need of Proctors for EOGs (End of Grade) Exams on the following dates: Friday, May 26th ​Tuesday, May 30th Wednesday, May 31st Thursday, June 1st Friday, June 2nd Proctors are needed from 7:30am - 11:30am to assist in monitoring the students while they are taking the exams. PLEASE CONSIDER DONATING YOUR TIME FOR AT LEAST ONE MORNING. Thank you.
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
    Monday, May 15, 2017
    Brunswick County Sheriff John W. Ingram, V. and Senior Resident Superior Court Judge Ola Lewis, along with FED UP Coalition Policy Chair Don Flattery, and Amy Olson, Policy Advisor for the Brunswick County Opioid Addiction Task Force, submitted a letter on Tuesday to NC Governor Roy Cooper requesting that he declare the opioid addiction crises in North Carolina a public health emergency. The ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Friday, May 12, 2017
    Grand Opening of New Exhibits at the Museum of Coastal Carolina & Ingram Planetarium on May 26 Ocean Isle Beach, NC – On May 26, there will be a grand opening of three new exhibits at the Museum of Coastal Carolina and Ingram Planetarium. New exhibits include Hidden History! , “Expressions”, and a NASA Apollo space suit! The new Hidden History! exhibit consists of a tail ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    Summer Programs at the Museum of Coastal Carolina The Museum of Coastal Carolina’s Summer Schedule May 26 - September 4, 2017 Ocean Isle Beach, NC – The Museum of Coastal Carolina continues the summer season programs through September 4, 2017. The Museum is open 10-7 Monday-Thursday, 10-5 Friday, and 10-1:30 Saturday. The museum is located at 21 East Second Street in Ocean Isle ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, Fun Facts, Press Release
    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    Sand Bar Lecture Series Kicks Off May 30 at Museum of Coastal Carolina Ocean Isle Beach, NC – The Museum of Coastal Carolina kicks off their summer Sand Bar Lecture Series with “Solar Power 101 & Current Technology Available” presented by John Donoghue. Join Mr. Donoghue as he discusses the importance of solar power and what technology is available for use. Mr. Donoghue ...read more
    Categories: Fun Facts, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    To Who It May Concern, Hello, my name is Anitra Delores Tilghman-Cobb owner of the Ultimate Burial & Vault Company/ Return with Honor. I had stage 4 breast cancer & just had surgery. I am thankful to Doctor Philp D. Khan, MD Board Certified Plastic Surgeon who is the most brilliant, caring, stern in all areas of his practice and his team knows safety first. Also, my husband & I will ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 11, 2017
    Summer Schedule at Ingram Planetarium Ingram Planetarium’s Summer Schedule Begins on May 26 Sunset Beach, NC – Ingram Planetarium begins its summer schedule on May 26, 2017. From May 26 through September 4, 2017 Ingram Planetarium will be open six days a week, Monday through Saturday. During the summer, doors open at 10:30 am on Monday-Friday and 12:30pm on Saturday. Movie trailers ...read more
    Categories: Fun Facts, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, May 10, 2017
    Communities In Schools 21 st Century Community Learning Centers Summer Camp Announcement SOUTHPORT, N.C. – Communities in Schools’ (CIS) 21st Century Community Learning Center (CCLC) 2016-2017 after school programs are gearing up for summer camp and will be offering many activities for the students in Shallotte and Cedar Grove Middle Schools. The summer camp program provides students ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 09, 2017
    Successful Wine Fest Fundraiser at Museum of Coastal Carolina on April 29 Ocean Isle Beach, NC – On April 29 from 6:30 to 9:30, the Museum of Coastal Carolina hosted its annual Wine Fest fundraiser. Over 250 people enjoyed tasting wine, sampling food from Roberto’s Ristorante, Angelo’s Pizzeria & Bistro, Ocean Isle Fish Company, and bidding on live and silent auction items. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, May 04, 2017
    SHERIFf john w. ingram Mentor for 112 th Session of National Sheriffs’ Institute Co-sponsored by NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF CORRECTIONS (NIC) NATIONAL SHERIFFS’ ASSOCIATION (NSA) Aurora, Colorado—Sheriff John W. Ingram of the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office participated in the 112 th session of the National Sheriffs’ Institute (NSI) held in Aurora, Colorado, April ...read more
    Categories: Community, Political, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 02, 2017
    Shallotte Mayor Declares April 24 th GFWC Federation Day Shallotte, NC – Shallotte Mayor Walt Eccard recently declared April 24 th as GFWC-South Brunswick Islands Woman’s Club and Shallotte Junior Woman’s Club “Federation Day” in Shallotte, NC. Mayor Eccard was a special guest at the GFWC-SBI April meeting, held at the Shallotte Town Hall, and presented both clubs ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Political, Press Release
    Friday, April 28, 2017
    The Sears Hometown Store has a new local owner!!! Earlier this week the Shallotte Sears Hometown Store was purchased by Michael Bowman. Michael is a lifelong member of the community that most of you already know. Stop in, look around and say "Hello."
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, April 27, 2017
    The Holden Beach Turtle Patrol announces the first Turtle Talk of the summer will be June 7. Turtle Talk will begin at 7 p.m. at the Holden Beach Town Hall, 110 Rothschild Street on Holden Beach. The doors open at 6:30 p.m. and seating is limited. This free weekly educational program will conducted each Wednesday evening in June, July and August. The program shares information about the Turtle ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, March 16, 2017
    Watch Myrtle Beach Speedway Races on ATMC-TV Shallotte, NC --- Myrtle Beach Speedway races are back on ATMC-TV! Races air at 8:30 PM on ATMC-TV channel 3 and HD Channel 910 on the Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday following each race. The races feature a combination of Twin Late Models, Chargers, Super Trucks, Vintage, Skid Plate, and Mini Stocks. DATE RACE March 18 th Spring Fling April 1 st ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Wednesday, March 15, 2017
    The 2017 Coastal Entrepreneur Awards are right around the corner. This year’s Awards Celebration is on May 24 th . The Coastal Entrepreneur Awards are a joint effort of UNCW's Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and the Greater Wilmington Business Journal to shine a spotlight on entrepreneurs in the Cape Fear Region in the following categories: * Biotechnology * Emerging Company ( ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 01, 2017
    Seaside UMC Church Choir to Embark onb an Adventure of a Lifetime! 50 members of Seaside UMC Choir from Sunset Beach will be departing on May 26th for NYC to perform as part of Distinguished Concerts International NYC at Lincoln Center on May 29th. They will take the stage with other top choirs to perform a premier of NC composer Pepper Choplin's "Psalm 29 A Journey with the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release