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    Friday, April 21, 2017
    Museum Presents Carnivorous Plants in NC with Mark Todd Ocean Isle Beach, NC – The Museum of Coastal Carolina presents guest speaker Mark Todd at 11:00 AM on May 6. Mr. Todd’s topic is the Venus Flytrap Expedition: Myrtle Head Excursion. Mark Todd will give a presentation and talk about North Carolina's carnivorous plants. North Carolina has over 20 species of carnivorous plants, ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Friday, April 21, 2017
    May Immersive Light and Music Shows at Ingram Planetarium Sunset Beach, NC – Fully immerse yourself in the music of your favorite artists as their songs come alive in a 360 degree environment of light and sound this May at Ingram Planetarium! This sensory experience unlike any other wowed sold out crowds this spring! Before our summer schedule begins, join us for two final shows featuring ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, April 20, 2017
    Giving Brunswick County a Reason to Smile 6th Annual 'Dentistry From The Heart' event provides free dental care. Bolivia, NC - April , 2017 - Coastal Cosmetic family Dentistry announced today that it will be hosting the 6th annual 'Dentistry from the Heart' event at its Bolivia location on Friday May 5th . Drs. Tony Michelakis, Aaron Wilharm, Darren Harrington, Matt Miller, Greg ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 19, 2017
    BRUNSWICK COUNTY 2017 PET EDUCATION PROGRAM Paws-Ability’s goal is to teach a six week Pet Education Program to 4th grade students in Brunswick County on a yearly basis integrating our lesson plans with the schools’ Character Development Program. The program focuses on good judgment, integrity, kindness, perseverance, respect and responsibility of animals; all in accordance with NC ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, April 13, 2017
    May 5 “Stars at Sunset” Program at Ingram Planetarium Sunset Beach, NC – At 7:00pm on May 5, the popular “Stars at Sunset” series concludes for the spring at Ingram Planetarium as Planetarium Manager Will Snyder explores the many sights of the May and Summer night sky. This monthly series showcases the stars, constellations, and other celestial events that will be ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 12, 2017
    Mike's Garage Band will be in concert on Friday May 5 at the St. James Community Center from 5:30-9:30 pm . The concert will benefit the Kiwanis Club of Southport -Oak Island , and the net proceeds will go toward the programs Kiwanis sponsors and supports for the children of Southport -Oak Island and Brunswick County. Tickets are $15 each , and tables of 8-10 are available. Bring your own ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 12, 2017
    Gene Haas Foundation Awards $10,000 Grant to Machine Technology Program at Brunswick Community College BOLIVIA, NC – By design, the Machine Technology program at Brunswick Community College (BCC) connects students to local industry seeking highly skilled workers ready for employment with their companies. Established in 2014 through a grant from the Duke Energy Foundation, the program is the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Wednesday, April 12, 2017
    Communities In Schools of Brunswick County celebrates the heart of afterschool programs during “Afterschool Professionals Appreciation Week” April 24-28, 2017 SOUTHPORT, N.C. –Communities In Schools of Brunswick County (CIS) is joining with the National Afterschool Association (NAA) to celebrate the professionals that are at the heart of afterschool programs during ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Monday, April 10, 2017
    Brunswick County Schools Operation’s Division will host their first annual Contractor ’s Breakfast at the Virginia Williamson Event Center in Odell Williamson Auditorium. The breakfast and information session will take place Wednesday, April 26, 2017 from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. The purpose of this event is to learn how to do business with Brunswick County Schools and meet and network ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, April 07, 2017
    Brunswick County April Teen Court announced SOUTHPORT, N.C. – The next session of Brunswick County Teen Court will be April 25, 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 ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 05, 2017
    Long Bay Garden Club Scholarship Supports Horticulture and Turfgrass Students at Brunswick Community College BOLIVIA, NC – On March 21, 2017, Long Bay Garden Club President Faye Smith presented the Brunswick Community College Foundation with a $2,000 scholarship to be distributed to a Horticulture or Turfgrass Management student at Brunswick Community College (BCC) for the 2017-18 academic ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    Southport Garden Club Supports Student Success at Brunswick Community College BOLIVIA, NC – Members of the Southport Garden Club presented the Brunswick Community College Foundation with a $1,000 scholarship donation during their March meeting to support a deserving Horticulture or Turfgrass Management student at Brunswick Community College (BCC). The group, led by President Tish Hatem, met ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Monday, April 03, 2017
    Kiwanis Club of Southport-Oak Island Awards Career and Technical Scholarships to Brunswick Community College Students BOLIVIA, NC – On March 16, 2017, the Kiwanis Club of Southport-Oak Island presented three scholarships totaling $5,000 to the Brunswick Community College Foundation to provide financial assistance to students. Accepting the donation on behalf of the BCC Foundation, Elina ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Thursday, March 30, 2017
    Wine Fest Fundraiser at Museum of Coastal Carolina Ocean Isle Beach, NC – Come join the Ocean Isle Museum Foundation (OIMF) for a night of Venetian Magic! The OIMF is sponsoring a Wine Fest fundraiser on April 29, 2017 from 6:30 to 9:30 PM at the Museum of Coastal Carolina. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Museum of Coastal Carolina in Ocean Isle Beach, NC and Ingram Planetarium in ...read more
    Categories: Fun Facts, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, March 16, 2017
    Sunset Beach, NC – Fully immerse yourself in the music of your favorite artists as their songs come alive in a 360 degree environment of light and sound this April at Ingram Planetarium! This sensory experience unlike any other wowed sold out crowds during the month of March. Join us for three new shows featuring mesmerizing laser artwork accompanied by 3D atmospheric effects and 360 ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    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: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, March 16, 2017
    WHQR Announces New Show Opening at the MC Erny Gallery at WHQR, Friday, March 24, 2017 - “Line and Paper” The Works of Fashion Illustrator Susan Dade and Collages of Lori Joy Peterson . WILMINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA – WHQR Public Radio is excited to announce the MC Erny Gallery at WHQR will host the opening reception on Friday, March 24 th from 6 to 9 pm for "Line and ...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
    Thursday, March 09, 2017
    Sunset Beach, NC – Ingram Planetarium will premiere a new full-dome program titled “From Earth to the Universe” during its April schedule. The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been the subject of campfire stories, ancient myths and awe for as long as there have been people. A desire to comprehend the Universe may well be humanity’s oldest shared intellectual ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    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
    Thursday, February 02, 2017
    Ocean Isle Beach, NC – The Ocean Isle Museum Foundation has selected the winner for the 2017 Wine Fest art contest. The winning piece is titled “Maschera del Galeone” and was painted by Marie Kasper. Kasper resides in Calabash, NC and started painting over 50 years ago. She was an advertising design major at New England School of Art located in Boston, MA. She started a career ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest