Shark Bite At Holden Beach
According to police in Holden Beach, 63-year-old Barbara Corey of Supply in Brunswick County was bitten on the foot by a shark Thursday afternoon. She was standing in water between three and four feet deep when she felt the bite. Police say she started ...
Alligator removed from Holden Beach
A 10-foot alligator crawled out of the waves on Holden Beach Wednesday morning ... "There's a significant population of alligators in Brunswick County as well as on Bald Head Island, so these animals sometimes get down to the shoreline," he said.
Swimmer drowns at Holden Beach on 4th of July; high rip risk in Brunswick Co.
HOLDEN BEACH, NC (WWAY) -- A man is dead after drowning yesterday at Holden Beach. It marks the fourth drowning this week along the Brunswick County coast, as the risk for rip currents remains high. Brunswick County Coroner Greg White says the victim is ...
Former Brunswick sheriff arrested on federal firearm charge; ATF agents seize guns from Hewett’s home
ATF agents took Hewett, 51, into custody this afternoon after serving a search warrant at Hewett’s Holden Beach Road home ... another tragic day for North Carolina. We have seen far too many public officials convicted either by their own plea or ...
Former Brunswick sheriff dies in custody at New Hanover County jail
Former Brunswick County sheriff Ronald Hewett has died ... Firearms and Explosives (ATF) searched his home on Holden Beach Road in Supply. Hewett had been charged with possessing a firearm, which has previously traveled in interstate or foreign commerce ...