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As the new Chairman of the Brunswick County Board of Education, Ed Lemon’s goal is to get all kids prepared for future success. PHOTOGRAPHY BY Mark Steelman Ed Lemon is the son of a coal miner from West Virginia. He was...
According to Tamela Jones at the Brunswick County Department of Social Services ("DSS"), at any given time, there are over 130 children in foster care in Brunswick County. These children end up in the system because their own families...
While the world bemoans the death of the local bookstore thanks to large conglomerates like Amazon and Barnes & Noble, one little shop tucked away in Sunset Beach quietly chugs along, moving a slew of books through it doors. At...
When it comes to a school's identity and student body, the athletic program can be an influential force. When it comes to Americans, athletes themselves are some of the most powerful figures in our society. According to statistics, television and...
Age is just a number, and seniors all over Brunswick County are proving that. You only need to look at the recent North Carolina Senior Games awards to see the dazzling way Brunswick County seniors represent themselves. Every year since...
Jamie Worley is a mother, fitness enthusiast, blogger and Brunswick County resident. She has spent the past few months sharing her love of the area through a self-created Instagram challenge called #100daysofNCBrunswick. She set out on a mission to...
Folk artist Mary Paulsen has created a colorful world like no other in Supply. PHOTOGRAPHY By Time 2 Remember Minutes before the Holden Beach Bridge, I pull off into a dusty parking lot. At first, I miss my turn, not knowing...