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Artist Joanne Geisel

Artist Joanne Geisel Finds Balance

Joanne Geisel really puts herself out there. Day in and day out she finds herself on the scene –  whether that be in her studio,...
John Thompson Leland NC

John Thompson: Brunswick County Board of Education Vice-Chair

Brunswick County Board of Education Vice Chairman John Thompson believes that strengthening schools begins with more support for teachers. PHOTOGRAPHY BY Mark Steelman John Thompson is...
Judge Wanda Bryant from Brunswick County

Brunswick County Native Judge Wanda Bryant to Preside Over Special Session

It was the mid-1960’s when Judge Wanda Bryant, a fourth-grader at the time, changed history. She switched schools. Bryant was part of a small...
Hogs in the Forest - Brunswick Forest

Hogs in the Forest: Brunswick Forest Rides

Look closely through the trees of Brunswick Forest, and you might just spot a hog coming down the road. Actually, many hogs live throughout...

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Comedian Mike Santo

Mike Santo frequently visits two different worlds: he can be found standing on the nightclub stages on a Saturday night, then in front of...
Arnold Floyd Leland Middle School SRO

Meet Deputy Arnold Floyd at Leland Middle School

As every parent knows, mentoring a child means more than keeping them safe. It means caring about them, listening to them and, sometimes, making...
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...