A joint investigation by the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation and the Boiling Spring Lakes Police Department recently uncovered evidence that led to an arrest in a 24-year-old cold case involving the disappearance of Timothy Jason Smart in 1995. 

Last Thursday’s Southport Board of Aldermen meeting included discussion of sewer rate hikes, sudden removal of zoning map amendments from the agenda, news that a grant for Taylor Field Park was denied and reflection on Hurricane Dorian.

Crews in Oak Island and Bald Head Island continued cleanup efforts Tuesday in the wake of Hurricane Dorian, blamed for at least three deaths in North Carolina and at least 50 - possibly many more - in the Bahamas.

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A time lapse view of artificial turf being installed on the South Brunswick High School football field at Jack Campbell Stadium from August 12 to September 12, 2019.

Slow motion video shows how South Brunswick back Keyshaun Smith gets the blocks he needs from Layton Swain and Alex Brown to score in the fourth quarter against West Bladen. South won the game 34-13 on August 26, 2019,

Former South Brunswick High School sports standout and Major League Baseball player Quinton McCracken has joined the Durham Bulls organization this season as first-base coach.

South Brunswick (Southport, N.C.) Dixie Angels X-play, ages 9-10, win the state championship July 17, 2019, at Cape Fear Optimist Park in Wilmington. The team will travel to Texas for the Dixie Softball World Series starting August 3 in Sulphur Springs, Texas.

During the Naturalization Ceremony part of the 2019 N.C. Fourth of July Festival, 77 people representing 35 countries in nine different regions of the world took the oath to become the newest citizens of the United States of America.

Christina Ann Mintz, 42, of Boiling Spring Lakes passed away o…