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Today's News

  • Trojans defeat North Myrtle Beach

     

    SHALLOTTE — West Brunswick beat North Myrtle Beach (S.C.) 13-2  in four and one-half innings in a non-conference baseball game Wednesday, April 22, on Mike Alderson Field.

    The Trojans (16-4) took advantage of NMB mistakes in winning the game with five hits and nine walks. The Trojans stole six bases. NMB is 8-12.

     West scored four runs in the second on one hit one error, two passed balls and four stolen bases. The Trojans scored seven runs in the third and two in the fourth.

  • Scorpions’ Klutz signs with Lees-McRae

     LELAND — North Brunswick senior softball player Kasey Klutz signed a letter of intent Wednesday, April 22, to attend Lees-McRae College.

    The scholarship is worth $8,000 Klutz’s first year, renewable through her senior season.

    “She’s a great kid,” North softball coach Brittney Lehrschall said. “She works extremely hard. One of our leaders. She’s competitive. She’s a huge difference on the field.”

  • VIDEO: Shelly Chavis wins 100-meter race in MEC 3A championship meet
  • VIDEO: Shelly Chavis, Allen Frye win 100-meter races in MEC 3A title track meet
  • Mideastern 3A Conference track photos

     West Brunswick’s girls’ and boys’ track teams won the Mideastern 3A Conference championship track and field meet April 21 at West.

    In the three-team girls’ meet, West scored 83 points, Topsail 62.5 and South 32.5.

    In the boys’ meet, West scored 71.5 points, South 50 and Topsail 45.5.

    In the girls’ meet, Paige Lowery won the 100 hurdles (19.30) and the 300 hurdles (55.35).

  • Leland Police report

    Leland police investigated the following incidents and made the following arrests in the last two weeks. All information is taken directly from incident and arrest reports.

    April 13

    Vanceston Carter was issued a trespass notice and was advised not to return to a New Pointe Boulevard business after causing a disturbance with employees.

    Larceny of flowers from the entrance to Mallory Creek Subdivision.

    April 14

  • Shallotte Police report

    Shallotte police investigated the following incidents and made the following arrests in the last two weeks. All information is taken directly from incident and arrest reports.

    April 14

    Identity theft; victim reported filing taxes and learning someone was using her Social Security number.

    Larceny of military identification on Owendon Drive.

    April 15

    Vandalism by someone cutting an air hose valued at $315 at a business on Main Street.

  • District court docket

     The following cases were adjudicated over five days of District Criminal Court on April 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10 in Bolivia.

    Codes: PG, pleaded guilty; PNG/NG, pleaded not guilty, found not guilty; PNG/G, pleaded not guilty, found guilty; BCDF, Brunswick County Detention Facility; NCDOC, North Carolina Department of Correction.

     

    Monday, April 6

    Judge Scott L. Ussery presided over the following cases with prosecutor Courtney Sanford and courtroom clerk Kimberly Register:

  • Grissetts’ 50th wedding anniversary

     Malcolm J. and Brenda Todd Grissett of Ocean Isle Beach celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary March 7 at a surprise reception at Beulah Baptist Church. Their family and special friends honored them for 50 years of faith and love that have been filled with blessings from above.

  • Five-ingredient recipes

     Over the years that I’ve been teaching about food, cooking and nutrition, the one request I seem to get over and over again is people wanting ideas on how to prepare quick meals. They also want these meals to be good for them. That’s always a challenge.