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Hurricane Matthew Recovery Efforts

A Community Pitches In: Recovering After Hurricane Matthew

The community came together after Hurricane Matthew, but the recovery is far from over and the needs are still great. “In a time of domestic...
Brunswick Housing Opportunity

Brunswick Housing Opportunity Empowers the Community

What will it take to make buying a home affordable for the working people of Brunswick County? In 2007, Brunswick County resident Resea Willis...
Brunswick County Robotics League

The First FIRST Robotics Team in Brunswick County

Somewhere in the depths of Brunswick County Academy on a rainy Friday night, high school kids wield hammers, saws, and computers. Electrical wires run...
Jill and Settle Dawkins Teachers at Lincoln Elementary

Romance at School: Jill & Settle Dawkins

For Jill and Settle Dawkins, school has always been a part of their story. These high school sweethearts are both third-grade teachers at Lincoln Elementary...
Brunswick Early College High School Students Inauguration 2017

Brunswick County Students Broaden Experience at the Inauguration

A whirlwind tour of Washington, D.C. during inauguration week provided lifelong images of democracy at work, including the protests, for Brunswick County students. “Our primary...
Hope Center Crosswinds Church

Crosswinds Church Expands to Hope Center

Crosswinds Church in Leland plans to expand its community outreach with a facility that will support a variety of local ministries. PHOTOGRAPHY BY Megan Deitz Let...
Joey Seltzer woodturning

Joey Seltzer and his Woodturning Art

Joey Seltzer turned what some view as a disability into a gift that has expanded his life and career. PHOTOGRAPHY BY Mark Steelman For Winnabow entrepreneur...
Aaron Talley Lightshow in Leland

Aaron Talley: Christmas Lights Spectacular in Leland

Aaron Talley received two sets of icicle lights from his mother-in-law over ten years ago. Little did she know with that simple action she...
Lincoln Elementary School Molly White is Principal of the Year

Lincoln Elementary School’s Molly White is Principal of the Year

Lincoln Elementary School Principal Molly White’s forward-thinking initiatives have improved her school and led to her being named as the Southeast North Carolina Principal...