Community News

  • Residents participate in coupon swap

    Saving money with coupons has become a national pastime and Brunswick County residents are getting in on the fun and the rewards.

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    Child services available

  • Men’s grief program set, begins Aug. 16

    Lower Cape Fear Hospice & LifeCareCenter will present Living With Grief: For Men Only, a six-session growth and education support group, from 2-4 p.m. Tuesdays, Aug. 16 through Sept. 20, at Saint Peter Evangelical Lutheran Church in Southport.

  • Ingram Planetarium celebrates last space shuttle launch

        Approximately 175 people came to Ingram Planetarium in Sunset Beach on July 8 to watch the final flight of the space shuttle Atlantis on the planetarium’s large ViewSpace screen, which featured a live NASA broadcast.

  • Brunswick students honored by Save Our Community

    The Save Our Community (SOC) organization of Southport had its annual Student Recognition Program at Brown’s Chapel AMEZ Church on July 1.

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    Lions plan concert on Nov. 5

    Tickets are now on sale for the Calabash Lions Club’s “Trip Down Memory Lane” concert featuring Milton Bullock, former member of The Platters, on Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Little River United Methodist Church.

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    Leland awarded two grants

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    Alzheimer's group to meet

    The North Strand Alzheimer’s Support Group will meet at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 21, at Summit Place, 491 U.S. 17 in Little River, S.C. 

    Kathy Bazzarre will be the guest speaker. Call (843) 450-3410 for more information.

    Soil and water sets workshop

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    Gunter graduates
    Melissa Jean Gunter of Southport graduated from Samford University during spring commencement on May 14.
    Gunter earned a bachelor of arts degree.
    Founded in 1841, Samford is the largest private university in Alabama with more than 4,700 undergraduate and graduate students enrolled annually. The university offers undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees in eight schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, law, nursing and pharmacy.

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    Raffle benefits CIS
    Time is running out to get your 50/50 raffle ticket to support the programs and services of Communities in Schools (CIS) of Brunswick County. One lucky person will win up to $10,000 (based on the sale of 2,000 tickets).
    Raffle tickets are still on sale through June 30 at $10 each. The winning ticket will be drawn Thursday, July 28, at a Brunswick County Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours event Sun Cruz Aquasino, 4495 Mineola Ave. in Little River, S.C. Brunswick County Sheriff John Ingram will draw the winning ticket between 5:30-7 p.m.