Conservation


Historical Society of Topsail Island kicks off Luncheon Season

TOPSAIL BEACH, NC Aug. 22, 2015 – The Historical Society of Topsail Island kicks off the luncheon season (September-May) on September 10, 2015, 11:30 a.m. at the Historic Assembly Building 720 Channel Blvd., Topsail Beach NC. Rick Richardson, B.A., M.A. University of Tennessee, base archaeologist aboard Camp Lejeune and Bryan […]


Sneads Ferry Roadside Cleanup is a Huge Success

Sneads Ferry Community Pride event cleaned up trash alongside roadways leading to local marinas SNEADS FERRY, NC Aug. 14, 2015 – Thanks to 90+ United States Marines, a local Realtor®, a member of Keep Onslow Beautiful, a staff person from Beach Carolina Magazine and, numerous retailers donating from Sneads Ferry, […]


Community Cleanup in Sneads Ferry on August 14, 2015

Sneads Ferry Community Pride event to cleanup trash alongside roadway leading to local marinas What: Sneads Ferry Roadside Cleanup Who: The people of Sneads Ferry, local businesses, Keep Onslow Beautiful, and local military. Team Leader: Rocco Possemato Team Assistant: Alison Hester of Laney Real Estate Keep Onslow Beautiful Representative: Lisa […]


Earth and Surf Fest headlines July 4 in North Topsail Beach

JACKSONVILLE, NC June 25, 2015 – Keep Onslow Beautiful and several sponsors are gathering to host the 9th Annual Earth & Surf Fest at North Topsail Beach July 4 rain or shine. The Earth & Surf Fest is an Environmental Awareness event and the festival mission is to create a […]


Carolina Native will eXXpedition for Science

Disclaimer: This is a shameless plug, but I am way too excited not to share this with my Beach Carolina family of readers. This extremely proud Carolina native is so stoked to share that she is officially part of the crew for the 2015 Amazon eXXpedition, yep I spelled it […]


Good Clean Fun this Saturday, May 9th

Looking for some good clean fun this weekend?  Keep Onslow Beautiful is offering up two locations to come out and join your friends and neighbors for a beach cleanup. Beach cleanups are not only fun and educational, but they are extremely rewarding.  By cleaning the beach near where you live, […]


Underwater Obsessed: James J. Francesconi Reef Project

Being underwater obsessed in North Carolina means also having a complete and total addiction for the magical lore and exploration of shipwrecks. North Carolina holds the brass porthole to some of the World’s best diving and marine life habitat areas. Our mysterious “Graveyard of the Atlantic” is a proud heritage […]


Honoring Our Past, Embracing Our Future, Celebrating 75 Years: United States Coast Guard Art Contest for Students

ELIZABETH CITY, NC April 23, 2015 – Coast Guard Base Elizabeth City concluded an Art contest for students in Elementary, Middle and High Schools within the Pasquotank County–Elizabeth City school system and private schools in Elizabeth City as part of our 75th Anniversary Celebration. We are proud to announce that […]


Discover the Science of Blackbeard and Other Pirates During An April 25 N.C. Science Festival Event

GREENVILLE, NC April 16, 2015 – From weapon firings to sifting for gold, visitors of all ages will enjoy great explorations at the Queen Anne’s Revenge Conservation lab in Greenville during the April 25 N.C. Science Festival program, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Blackbeard’s flagship, Queen Anne’s Revenge, ran aground […]