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James Keelaghan—Folk Art Master

Musician, poet, writer and artist shares his story STORY BY: JEFF STITES As the calendar pages have turned, for almost a quarter of a century now, this poet laureate of the folk and roots music world has gone about his

Pets Top 10 List

        Dr. Ali Travis of River Road Animal Hospital breaks it down for owners and their pets. BY DR. ALI TRAVIS It’s always hard to decide what to write about when you’re so passionate about your work

The Holistic Approach: Alternative therapies are more accessible throughout our community

Southport-Oak Island area has an active Holistic Therapy community. Maybe you have your chakras balanced regularly, and terms like reiki, illuminations, LifeLine Technique, and crystal healing are part of your everyday vocabulary. Or maybe if you’ve only dabbled in light

A Landmark with a Story to Tell

The Amuzu Theatre has been amusing audiences for generations! If you take a walk up North Howe Street, you’ll see the faded blue vertical Amuzu sign, circa early 1950’s, sticking off the side, once lit up by neon, now a

Tying The Knot

Hannah and John Spencer are proof that you can find your sweetheart in the 8th grade,grow up to marry and live happily ever after.             Hannah and John met on a field trip to Washington, DC.

Adoptable Pets

These local animals are ready to find their fur-ever homes

NC 4th of July Festival Cancellations and Postponings

The Flag Retirement Ceremony, original scheduled for 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 3rd, has been postponed to 6 p.m. on Friday, July 4th. It will still be held at the BB&T Flagpole, 104 S. Howe Street. A somber and respectful

Idyllic in Indigo

An Indigo Plantation home boasts tons of storage options and creekside views

Get Your Ground Game On

If water isn’t draining correctly around your property, you could be in for some major headaches: bogs in your lawn, cracked foundations, and landscaping that washes down your slopes (if you have them around here!) and more. The culprit often

Put on Those Party Shoes

As the holiday season begins, social festivities abound complete with song, wonderful food and drink. Often, people prone to gout develop symptoms as a result of party activities which cause them to miss future soirées due to pain and discomfort.

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