• Frink graduates from basic training

    Air Force Airman 1st Class De’montae M. Frink has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio.

    Frink completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

    Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

  • 50th wedding anniversary dinner

    Brick Landing Plantation residents celebrate their annual 50th wedding anniversary dinner Nov. 10 at The View in Brick Landing. All residents who have been married 50 years or longer were invited to the event. Twenty-three couples were in attendance to enjoy a dinner and a champagne toast.

  • Sellers family reunion celebrates 80th year

    When the Sellers family gathered in Supply for its 80th anniversary reunion, four people who had attended the very first reunion in 1938 were on hand to take part in this year’s celebration. During the afternoon program, Mary Lou Sellers White of Bolivia, James H. Robinson of Shallotte, Mary Catherine Royal of Supply and Elisha Seller Jr. of Simpsonville, S.C., received special recognition for having been at the reunion as children 80 years ago.

  • Leo Jarmusz celebrates 99th birthday

    Longtime Brunswick County resident and World War II veteran Leo Jarmusz, center, celebrated his 99th birthday Oct. 21. His family traveled from as far away as Vermont and Idaho for festivities at Ocean Isle Beach last weekend to celebrate. His grandson made his birthday cakes.

  • Yvonne Clemmons celebrates birthday

    Pastor Stephen Nobles and the Sunshine Sisters of New Britton Baptist Church celebrate the birthday of. Yvonne Clemmons at a Super Senior Birthday Party.

  • Miss Brunswick County Christmas Pageant winners

    These girls were crowned at the Miss Brunswick County Christmas Pageant on Oct. 20 at Supply Elementary School: back row, from left, Junior Miss Brunswick County Christmas Payton Britt, Teen Miss Brunswick County Christmas Hayley Britt, and Miss Brunswick County Christmas Patsy Lanier; front row, from left, Wee Miss Brunswick County Christmas Paige Williamson, Mini Miss Brunswick County Christmas Millie Scott, Little Miss Brunswick County Christmas Kali Crisco, Brunswick County Christmas Ambassador Gracyn Green and Brunswick County Christmas Star Ava Weaver.

  • Four great-grandmothers at baby shower

    Marissa DeLuke and Daniel Blanks were recently honored at their baby shower at The Lakes of Calabash clubhouse hosted by Kimberly Abushakra and Catherine DeLuke. Special guests included the expected baby girl’s (Parker Rose) four great-grandmothers. From left are Carol Lee Talbert of Roxboro, Rose Marie DeLuke of Calabash, Marissa DeLuke (mom-to-be), Carolyn Jenks of Ocean Isle Beach and Gail Bunch of Roanoke Rapids. They said they can’t wait to meet their new great-granddaughter Nov. 22.

  • Birthdays celebration at New Britton Baptist Church

    Pastor Stephen Nobles and the Sunshine Sisters of New Britton Baptist Church celebrated a Super Senior Birthday Party on Sept. 30. Celebrating their birthdays were Elfleta Carlyle, Olive King and Roberta Simmons.

  • Clyde Babson celebrates 84th birthday

    Pastor Stephen Nobles and the Sunshine Sisters of New Britton Baptist Church in Ash celebrate the 84th birthday of Clyde Ramon Babson, who was born Aug. 22, 1934.

  • Staley-Ward wedding

    Shana Staley and Ray Ward, both of Whiteville, were married Aug. 4 at Crusoe Missionary Baptist Church. An outside reception with friends and family was held at their home.

    The bride’s parents are Butch and Marcia Lister of Shallotte.

    The groom’s parents are Kenny Ward of Whiteville and Tinna Coburn of Monroe.

    Matron of honor was Jodi St. Pierre, sister of the bride. Maid of honor was Kalah Andrews. Best man was Andrew Ward.