Surf City NC

Los Angeles, CA July 24, 2015 – Noelle Cain (IMDb bio: is a producer on a new docu-series celebrating American Fishing Families who work the oceans of the United States! She is currently in search of multi-generational, commercial fishing families with 4+ family members who fish together, preferably off-shore. […]

Casting Call For New Docu-Series Celebrating American Fishing Families

JACKSONVILLE, NC June 23, 2015 – The Onslow County Health Department has a new clinic! Onslow County is one of the 17 counties in North Carolina whose Health Departments offer a complete line of immunizations and prescriptions to protect the health of those traveling abroad from diseases such as yellow […]

Onslow County Health Department Opens New International Travel Clinic

TOPSAIL ISLAND, NC April 23, 2015 – The Toes In The Water Parrot Head Club of Topsail along with The National Multiple Sclerosis Society – Greater Carolinas Chapter will be holding the “4th Annual Phlip Phlop Bar Hop” on Saturday, May 2, 2015 between 2:00 – 8:00 PM. The Pub […]

Toes in the Water Parrot Head Club of Topsail: 4th ...

TOPSAIL ISLAND, NC March 3, 2015 – Make sure to mark down April 11, 2015 on your calendar for the The Reel Housewives of Topsail Island 5th Annual Breast Cancer Bike Ride on April 11, 2015! The Reel Housewives of Topsail Island is a non-profit organization which uses the money […]

Reel Housewives of Topsail Island 5th Annual Breast Cancer Bike ...

JACKSONVILLE, NC Dec. 19, 2014 – During the Jan. 22 Onslow County Board of Commissioners meeting the commissioners unanimously adopted a resolution opposing a request by the N.C. Rate Bureau to hike statewide homeowner insurance rates. Today Onslow County residents learned with the rest of the state that the Board’s […]

January Resolution Yields Desired Result: NC Insurance Commissioner Says No ...

Marine debris is a problem that continues to grow.  Our waterways and oceans are constantly polluted with a wide variety of marine debris ranging from polystyrene trays and plastic bags to derelict fishing equipment and abandoned boats. Marine life, such as several Fish species, Whales, Sharks, Sea Turtles, and Birds have been known to ingest […]

NC Marine Debris Symposium News: Fall 2014

A few years ago, as seen in these photos, I was doing a beach cleanup at the South end of Topsail Island and came across this Common Loon that was hooked, tangled, and emaciated. I was able to grab him, remove the hook and line, but he was still in […]

Coastinista: Your Daily Cup of Coastal Conservation (Tangled Up ...

JACKSONVILLE, NC June 13, 2014 – Onslow County Animal Services is celebrating the American Humane Association’s national Adopt-A-Cat Month this June. Spring and summer typically bring a surge of cats to the nation’s shelters. Onslow County Animal Shelter is no exception. Special discount cat adoption fees: All cats and kittens […]

Pet Adoption Event: Adopt-a-Cat Month