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 ...
Brunswick beach towns balance growth, small-town vibe
You have to manage it a little bit." For Hewett, at Holden Beach, that's part of the major challenge for his and other Brunswick beach towns: "The beach, just keeping it affordable for normal folks." This is the final segment in our series marking ...
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 ...
Drowning off Brunswick County beach is fourth
HOLDEN BEACH — A fourth person has drowned off a Brunswick County beach, where the risk for rip currents remains high. Brunswick County coroner Greg White says 57-year-old Randall Joyce of Pfafftown drowned Thursday in the surf off Holden Beach.
Concert series in Sunset Beach raises money for local charities
Brunswick County Parks and Recreation Department began the free concert series about a dozen years ago with concerts in Holden Beach, Ocean Isle Beach and Southport. Since then Calabash, Leland, Shallotte and Sunset Beach were added, but Sunset Beach is ...