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Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Ocean Isle Beach, NC – The Museum of Coastal Carolina’s annual Family Day is April 15 from 10 AM to 2 PM, rain or shine. There will be hot dogs, soda, and Sunset Slush, as well as games and low-priced crafts and activities for kids. Admission to the museum is free for museum members and Brunswick County residents with valid IDs. Museum admission for non-residents is only $3 per person ...read more
Categories: Announcements from Members
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Ocean Isle Beach, NC – Come join the Ocean Isle Museum Foundation (OIMF) for a night of Venetian Magic! The OIMF is sponsoring a Wine Fest fundraiser on April 29, 2017 from 6:30 to 9:30 PM at the Museum of Coastal Carolina. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Museum of Coastal Carolina in Ocean Isle Beach, NC and Ingram Planetarium in Sunset Beach, NC. At Wine Fest 2017, you can ...read more
Categories: Announcements from Members
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Sunset Beach, NC – At 7 pm on April 22, Ingram Planetarium will host a free telescope observing session in association with the North Carolina Science Festival’s 5 th Annual Statewide Star Party. Learn about the endless wonders of the April cosmos during a live star show inside the planetarium’s dome theater, then step outside and discover these celestial sights for yourself ...read more
Categories: Announcements from Members
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Fully-redesigned site offers companies new view of South Carolina COLUMBIA, S.C. - The S.C. Department of Commerce today announced the launch of its brand new website, which offers companies of all sizes a new view of the resources available to them. For the first time in nearly seven years, the website for the state's economic development agency has received a major overhaul, featuring a ...read more
Monday, March 27, 2017
Carolina Trust is pleased to welcome Joe Foster to the position of Vice President of Information Technology. Foster has over 20 years of experience in information technology management positions. He has designed enterprise network, wireless, server, virtualization, application and management solutions in support of business and government operational needs. Foster is experienced in evaluating ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Ocean Isle Beach, NC – The Museum of Coastal Carolina continues its final Sand Bar Lecture Series program of the spring on April 11 at 6:00 pm. Shark Tooth Hunting will be presented by Ashley Oliphant, author of Shark Tooth Hunting on the Carolina Coast . This interactive “show and tell” presentation about shark teeth in North and South Carolina is open to all ages. Before the ...read more
Categories: Announcements from Members
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Ocean Isle Beach, NC – As you walk along the beach on a beautiful summer day, you can’t help but pick up interesting shells to bring home with you. Do you ever wonder what shell you picked up and what used to live inside of it? The Internet can be a good resource for shell identification, but not all sources provide accurate information. The Museum of Coastal Carolina has over 300 ...read more
Categories: Announcements from Members
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Ocean Isle Beach, NC – As the Museum of Coastal Carolina and Ingram Planetarium prepare for a busy summer season, Volunteer Coordinator, Joyce Houle, is looking for additional volunteers. Both facilities need volunteers at the front desk to greet visitors and answer their questions. Both facilities also need volunteers to provide customer service in their gift shops. Additionally, the ...read more
Categories: Announcements from Members
Saturday, March 18, 2017
J & K Home Furnishings, a family-owned furniture and mattress store with 4 locations in South Carolina, has announced that it will serve as host for the Little River Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours networking event from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 18. The event will be held at J & K Home Furnishings' Little River location at 1244 Highway 17 N. The Chamber's ...read more
Categories: Announcements from Members, Chamber
Thursday, March 16, 2017
Ocean Isle Beach, NC – On March 25 at 11 AM, the Museum of Coastal Carolina’s Katherine Hunt presents a program for families called “Oysters are Important!” Families will learn fascinating facts about the life cycle of oysters, how pearls are created, and why oysters are critically important to the water quality along the coast. Immediately after the educational program, ...read more
Categories: Announcements from Members
Thursday, March 16, 2017
Sunset Beach, NC – Ingram Planetarium will premiere a new full-dome program titled “From Earth to the Universe” during its April schedule. The night sky, both beautiful and mysterious, has been the subject of campfire stories, ancient myths and awe for as long as there have been people. A desire to comprehend the Universe may well be humanity’s oldest shared intellectual ...read more
Categories: Announcements from Members
Thursday, March 16, 2017
Sunset Beach, NC – Fully immerse yourself in the music of your favorite artists as their songs come alive in a 360 degree environment of light and sound this April at Ingram Planetarium! This sensory experience unlike any other wowed sold out crowds during the month of March. Join us for three new shows featuring mesmerizing laser artwork accompanied by 3D atmospheric effects and 360 ...read more
Categories: Announcements from Members
Thursday, March 16, 2017
Sunset Beach, NC – At 7:00pm on April 7, the popular “Stars at Sunset” series continues at Ingram Planetarium as Planetarium Manager Will Snyder explores the many sights of the April night sky. This monthly series showcases the stars, constellations, and other celestial events that will be visible in the night sky above the Carolinas each month. In addition to taking you on a ...read more
Categories: Announcements from Members
Thursday, March 16, 2017
Ocean Isle Beach, NC – This is no April Fool’s Joke! On April 1 at 11:00 the Museum of Coastal Carolina presents a program called “What’s in the Water?” Water is life! With about 70% of the earth’s cover being water, it undeniably becomes one of our greatest resources. A close inspection of our waters will show it is being contaminated by manmade waste . Water ...read more
Categories: Announcements from Members
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
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Categories: Chamber, Education
Monday, March 13, 2017
Please welcome our newest UltimatePetSitter, Laura Cole. Just give us a call to schedule your Free Meet & Greet with Laura. Call 855-265-8654 or visit www.ultimatepetservices.net. "My name is Laura Cole and I live in Market Common. I have a cat named Tuna, a cockatoo named Bentley, and have previously had dogs as well. I run my own business as a marketing consultant and also work part ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Announcements from Members, General News Article
Friday, March 10, 2017
Ocean Isle Beach, NC – The community of Sunset Ridge held their 4 th annual Polar Plunge February 11, 2017 at the Sunset Beach pier and chose for the proceeds to benefit the Ocean Isle Museum Foundation. The Sunset Beach community was cheered on by many friends and neighbors. After the plunge, the onlookers and participants gathered at the Solar System decorated community club house for ...read more
Categories: Announcements from Members
Thursday, March 09, 2017
Bridgett Hudson, Owner of Ultimate Pet Services, Earns the Pet Sitters International Certificate in Professional Pet Sitting Myrtle Beach, South Carolina (6 March 2017)— Pet Sitters International (PSI), the world’s leading educational association for professional pet sitters, has announced that Bridgett Hudson, owner of Ultimate Pet Services in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, has ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article
Monday, March 06, 2017
Ocean Isle Beach, NC – In January, the Museum of Coastal Carolina and Ingram Planetarium was one of 41 science centers across the state to receive a grant award as part of the $2.44 million North Carolina Science Museums Grant Program. The new program is one of the many ways that the State of North Carolina invests in sustaining and advancing one of the most diverse and widespread networks ...read more
Categories: Announcements from Members
Wednesday, February 01, 2017
The South Carolina Disaster Recovery Office is introducing the October 2015 Storm Recovery Program intended to repair or reconstruct Single-Family Housing and Single-Family Rental units affected by the October 5, 2015 flood and rain event that still have un-served damage. This new program is specifically designed to assist the extremely low, very low and low income South Carolinian’s who ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic
Monday, December 05, 2016
The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that federal economic injury disaster loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private non-profit organizations of all sizes located in Chesterfield, Dillon, Horry and Marlboro in South Carolina as a result of the flooding caused by Hurricane Matthew that began ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community
Friday, November 18, 2016
ATLANTA - The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced today that federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and private nonprofit organizations located in South Carolina as a result of the high winds, storm surges and flooding due to Hurricane Matthew on Oct. 7-8, 2016. This disaster ...read more
Categories: Economic

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