Category Archives: Currents

What the Heck is a Maggie?

                And how do I get one? STORY BY: KRIS BEASLEY | PHOTO BY: PATRICK MCGOWAN   Four years ago, when I started Southport Magazine. I wrote out of list of goals I wanted

Wrap it Up!

  Holiday gifts wrapped in style – without breaking the bank STORY BY: AMI BROWN   Brown paper packages, tied up with string. These are a few of my favorite things. When it comes to wrapping presents this holiday season,

Holiday Kick-Off

  Warming up for the Holidays! STORY BY: LISA P. STITES December is full of holiday events and you’ll want to pace yourself to fit in as much holiday cheer as you possibly can. We are here to help. This

Local Business Gets a Christmas Boost

Christmas Gift Show is Bringing Convenience to your Holiday Shopping! STORY BY: SARAH E. MEYERS The inaugural Christmas Gift Show comes to the Southport-Oak Island Area, highlighting local retailers and restaurateurs while bringing convenience to holiday shopping. On Sunday, November

2016 Halloween Event

Halloween Family Fun Fest When: 10/28/2016  Time: 06:00 pm – 08:00 pm  Address: Beach Road Baptist Church, 4457 Flagship Avenue, Southport Phone: (910) 457-0300  Website: Halloween Family Fun Fest at Beach Road Baptist Church, 4457 Flagship Avenue on Friday, October 28th from 6pm–8pm.

Crusin’ and Dancing

All for a good cause! STORY BY: JENNIFER BARNETT Head down to the foot of Howe Street on October 29th for the 3rd Annual Classic Cars ‘n Rock’n Roll Car Show sponsored by The Cape Fear Cruisers Car Club. Stroll along

Evening of Elegance

Communities in Schools’ Masquerade Ball and 15th Annual Benefit Gala BY: TODD BEANE There is still time to purchase your tickets to the 15th Annual Communities In Schools of Brunswick County (CIS) Benefit Gala. CIS together with our Platform Sponsor, Cygnus

Little Pink Houses of Hope

  Respite and rejuventation in Oak Island STORY BY: LESLEY RESCHLEY BSN,RN As always the beaches of our community have long been a place of respite and rejuvenation for many generations of travelers. Once again this September, for a week, a

All Aboard Southport!

  Southport Wooden Boat Show sails into town STORY BY: AMI BROWN Stepping it up this year and preserving the heritage of Southport, the 7th annual Southport Wooden Boat show is a must for boat enthusiasts. You can view some

Brunswick County Cares

  Local efforts for fundraising and raising awareness STORY BY: LISA P. STITES Summertime at the coast means lots of visitors, days spent at the beach and spending time with friends and family. But for many Brunswick County residents, summertime fun

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