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Today's News

  • Students recognized at Union Elementary School awards ceremony

    Union Elementary School recognized students at its last nine-weeks awards ceremony:
    Bus riders of the month
    Roberto Bonifacio, Christian Huffman, Garrett Ellison, Hailee Mose, Hannah Morris, Timothy Stewart.
    Principal’s award
    Kindergarten: Conner Evans, Kara Stanley, Takkirah Daniels, Trevor Gable, Hayley Buckley.
    First grade: Tyler Vogt, Megan Ybarra, Briana Todd, Mackenzie Quaintance, Jena Rubio.
    Second grade: Ingrid Ortigoza, Gage Saylor, Von Smeltzer, Karly Wallace, Presley Cerillo.

  • Students earn honors, get awards at Supply Elementary

    Supply Elementary has honored the following students for the last nine weeks of the school year:
    VFW awards
    Anna Adams, Jamie Bollinger, Cameron Broome, James Clemmons, Lasha Epps, Demontae Frink, Ashley Genis, Tiery Guzman, Megan Hall, DeAndre Johnson, Kaitlin Jones, Justin Kleino, Jessica Klock, Jayden Lance, Annika Lee, Tymber Meshaw, Jaden Moses, Brayden Murray, Kevon Myers, Antonio Padilla, Devin Pauley, Sarah Reaves, Miranda Smith, Ella Smith, Nathan Sparkman, D’miyah Stanley, Daylah Therrien, Mikyella Wells.
    Terrific Kids

  • Sweeney wins Tim Stevens Trophy

    Lockwood Folly Country Club played its annual club championship June 8-9. Competitors played 36 holes of stroke play, and the championship was decided on the final hole.

  • Scores, highlights of area golf leagues

    BRICK LANDING LGA
    The Brick Landing Plantation Ladies Golf Association league event at Brierwood was Ace Day. First-flight winner was Jean Lakey with a net 68. Dale Calhoon was second at 70 and Irene Dowdy third at 73. Pat Christenbury was first in the second flight with a net 63 and took Ace of the Month honor. Mary Biesack was second at 68 and Barb Karkut third at 72. The third-flight winner was Peg Campana at 72. Sharon Deutsch was second at 74 and Peg Agrimonti was third at 78. Dale Calhoon birdied No. 2 and had a chip-in birdie on No. 12. Sharon Deutsch birdied No. 3.

  • Successful fishing is weather dependent

  • Some baits to use to catch trout

    The weather remains hot and dry but the fish haven’t yet gone into the typical summertime pattern and are still very active. The last two weeks have featured a renewed speckled trout bite in addition to continued good action on flounder and redfish. Trout anglers are scoring with live bait at the jetties, piers and bridges.

  • Nick Bradley opens golf school at Ocean Ridge

    Five years ago, when The First Tee of Brunswick County was just getting started, a wonderful opportunity materialized for a select group of young golfers.
    Nick Bradley offered to do an experimental yearlong clinic with 10 of our kids. It would take place every other Saturday at the Nick Bradley School at Barefoot Landing in North Myrtle Beach.

  • Adam Fulford wins again at Myrtle Beach

    BY BOBI SUMMERS
    SPECIAL TO THE BEACON
    On USG Products Night June 25 at Myrtle Beach Speedway, races in three divisions saw each winner in a return trip to victory lane.
    In the Mini Stock 20-lap race, Mark Evans took a wild ride that ended with a wicked hit to the inside track wall. Adam Fulford took the lead to win his fourth race of 2011. Diddle Floyd, Willie Fulford, Eric McKinnon, Dub Fulford, Bryant Barnhill and Evans were in the top seven.
    Adam Fulford leads in points by 10 over Willie Fulford. Dub Floyd is third, 20 points out of first.

  • Chad McCumbee seventh at Winchester Speedway

    BY COURTNEY MCGARRY
    SPECIAL TO THE BEACON
    Nighttime is the right time, especially Saturday night for ModSpace driver Chad McCumbee.
    The lyrics from the classic song by Nappy Brown and Ray Charles were appropriate for the most recent ARCA Racing Series race.
    McCumbee had another top-10 finish, this one Saturday at the Winchester ARCA 200. This was the seventh straight top-10 finish for Andy Belmont Racing and the No. 1 ModSpace Ford.

  • Church plans revival with guest speaker

    Crystal Spring Missionary Baptist Church, 4754 Blue Banks Loop Road, in Leland, will have a three-night revival at 7 p.m. June 29-July 1.
    Guest minister will be the Rev. James Brown from Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church. Music will be rendered by Bethel AME Church Male Choir from Northwest on Wednesday, June 29; Hooper’s Chapel Male Choir from Leland on Thursday, June 30; and Mount Zion Church Male Choir from Riegelwood on Friday.
    The Rev. Carozell Henry and the rest of the Crystal Spring congregation invite everyone to attend.