Today's Features

  • Ever wonder what the newest food trends are? After all, food is about more than just nourishment, it’s also about culture and connection. With that in mind, here are a few of the latest national food trends: 

  • Here are lunch menus for Brunswick County’s nine Senior Nutrition Sites for next week.

    Monday, May 16

  • Yes, you really can have a meal on the table in 30 minutes, from start to finish. You do need to do a little bit of work in advance of the meal, like reading through the recipes, planning the steps of cooking and making sure that all the ingredients are in your pantry, fridge or freezer. 

  • ATMC adds HD channels

    ATMC Cable has added Nickelodeon HD and Comedy Central HD to its growing high definition channel lineup. Nickelodeon HD is on channel 917 and Comedy Central HD is on channel 948.

    Both are available at no extra cost to customers who subscribe to an Expanded Basic Package or higher and a HD receiver or DVR with a HD television. The addition of these two new HD channels brings the high definition lineup to a total of 65, with more coming soon.

  • “We are community bands and believe in giving back,” said Stanley Mandell, president of the Brunswick Bands. “We never charge admission to our concerts, but our spring concerts are always special events and by holding one on Oak Island and one in Sunset Beach, we are definitely reaching all of Brunswick County.”

  • Holden Beach Senior Citizens will meet for a covered dish meal beginning at 6 p.m. Monday, May 9.

    A CVS representative will talk about medicines for the elderly. 

  • Gospel sing set

    Enjoy gospel singing at the Southport Senior Center, 1513 Suite 1, N. Howe St. in Southport, at 7 p.m. Friday, May 6. Guest singers will be Robert Carter, Betty Moore and The Glory Girls. Call 457-6461.

  • As one walks the halls of Brunswick Community Hospital, a motto can be viewed. It is repeated in each of the rooms. The call is a reminder and a command: “Excellence is our promise.”

  • Sandy and Heather Bath of Shallotte are the parents of a daughter, Victoria Grace Bath, born at 8:54 a.m. April 8 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center, weighing 6 pounds, 14 ounces and measuring 18-1/4 inches in length.