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Today's News

  • South knocks off North in rivalry game

     South Brunswick defeated North Brunswick 5-2 in a varsity baseball game Friday, March 23, in Boiling Spring Lakes.

    South Brunswick’s Derek Astoske pitched five scoreless innings to earn the win. He surrendered just three hits and two walks while striking out five before giving way to Carl Stidham, who yielded a pair of runs in two innings of relief.

    Mason Phillips led South Brunswick offensively with a 3-for-4 performance. He scored a pair of runs.

  • Sturdivant earns player-of-the-week honor

     West Brunswick goalkeeper Joi Sturdivant garnered player-of-the-week accolades after a pair of strong performances against Ashley on March 13 and Laney on March 15, women’s soccer coach Mike Adcock said.

    “Joi made some incredible saves,” the head coach added. “She’s been really solid in the net for us.” 

  • Inaugural Brunsco Battlefield event should be…interesting

     The Brunswick County Chamber of Commerce has announced the Inaugural Brunsco Battlefield event is slated for Saturday, May 5.

    Believe me when I tell you, you’re going to want to watch this.

    Better yet, get a team together to participate! The event is open to chamber member businesses only, for the record.

    This is yet another great reason for business owners to join a local chamber of commerce.

    You are allowed to attend as a spectator, but must buy an admission ticket.

  • Long ball lifts North to rivalry win over Cougars

     South Brunswick was seemingly in control with a 7-5 lead in the top of the sixth inning in a Mideastern Conference varsity softball game against North Brunswick on Friday, March 23, in Boiling Spring Lakes.

    The Scorpions picked a great time to use the long ball.

    Makayla Himes and Jessica Williams blasted home runs in a six-run top of the seventh inning to lead North Brunswick to a 13-7 triumph over county rival South Brunswick.

  • A trainer, fan, friend and staple: Hardy 15 years into career at West Brunswick

     SHALLOTTE - When games have finished, parents of players and supporters of the program speak about the players and their accomplishments on that particular night or a coach’s wise decision to make the right move at the right time that led to a thrilling victory.

    It’s not often those same folks will mention, much less praise, the work of that team’s athletic trainer, who spent hours prior to the game preparing for the event and time following the game cleaning up and getting ready for the next contest.

  • Architect of Lady Trojans’ rebuild resigns after two seasons

     SHALLOTTE -West Brunswick women’s basketball coach Dylan Johnson has resigned after two seasons guiding the Lady Trojans.

    Johnson will continue to teach science and work as an assistant football coach and head coach of the track and field program, but he resigned from the head basketball post due to conflicts with his military schedule.

  • Brunswick County Sheriff's Office reports

    Released at 10:36 a.m. March 28, 2018, by Emily B. Flax, Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office public information officer/community engagement

    253-2906

  • Brunswick County Sheriff's Office reports

    Released at 10:36 a.m. March 28, 2018, by Emily B. Flax, Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office public information officer/community engagement

    253-2906

  • Belville board appoints new commissioner

    BELVILLE — Belville officials filled the empty seat on the town board at the March 26 meeting by appointing Kent Goodman as the fourth commissioner.

    Pat O’Bryant resigned from the board at the Feb. 26 meeting. Goodman will serve out the 20 months remaining on O’Bryant’s four-year term that began in December 2015.

    “We know that we had a commissioner step down. We put the date and the time out (for applications) and I think March 22 was the end date,” Belville Mayor Mike Allen said.

  • H2GO board relaxes restrictions on employees

    Brunswick Regional Water and Sewer H2GO board members followed through at the March 20 meeting on an agreement they discussed in February to ease a gag rule on employees talking to the media.