Category Archives: Currents

Get Wild

What: ‘NC Wild’: NC Maritime Museum Second Saturday Program When: Saturday, July 12th 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Where: NC Maritime Museum 204 E. Moore St., Southport Cost: FREE Info: www.ncmaritimemuseums.com (910) 457-0003 For the last four years, the North

First Independence Day

Candidates for citizenship will take the oath at this year’s Naturalization Ceremony

Honoring Freedom and Pride

The NC 4th of July Festival provides residents and visitors over 30 opportunities to celebrate the American spirit

Clean to be Green

What: Marina Clean-up Day When: Saturday, June 14th • 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. Where: Southport Marina, 606 W. West St. Cost: Free Info: www.southport-marina.com (910) 457-9900 In honor of National Marina Day, Southport Marina along with the Brunswick Public

Code Word: WWII

What: NC Maritime Museum Second Saturday Program, “WWII: Loose Lips Sink Ships” When: Saturday, June 14th 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Where: NC Maritime Museum 204 E. Moore St., Southport Cost: Free! Info: (910) 457-0003 www.ncmaritimemuseums.com/southport Ever wonder what it

Strength in Numbers

What: Autism Awareness Community Event When: Saturday, June 14th 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. Where: St. James Community Center 4136 Southport-Supply Rd., St. James Cost: FREE Info: www.facebook.com/puttogetherthepieces Put together the pieces, the Autism/Asperger’s Support Group of Southeast North Carolina will

Blossoming City

What: Southport in Bloom Garden Tour When: Saturday, June 7th (Rain date: 6/8) 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Where: Tour begins at Lois Jane’s Riverview Inn, 106 W. Bay St. Cost: $10 Info: www.downtownsouthport.org (910) 279-4616 Southport is no stranger to

Evening Well-Spent

What: Sunset History Cruise When: Fri., June 6th, July 18th, August 1st and September 5th • 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Where: Scuba South II Dock, 106 Yacht Basin Dr. Cost: $25-35 Info: www.ncmaritimemuseums.com (910) 457-0003 When I think of

Everyone’s a Winner

by Kimberly Bandera Since the businesses in the 200 to 400 blocks of N. Howe Street started referring to the area as the Water Tower District (WTD), a sense of camaraderie has developed as well as friendly competition. “Empty storefronts

Brotherly Love

by Jamie Shoemaker On April 24th, 2014, Providence Home—established in 1997 for Brunswick County youth who did not have an emergency residential facility available to them during a time of crisis—was visited by two young Brunswick County brothers that wanted

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