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Brunswick sand mine seeking expansion may have connection to aquifer, public water supply

An image included in a hydrogeologist's report of a sand mine show the 40-foot deep pit's water level is about 12...

Sand mine, previously dreamed to be Mayfaire of Brunswick County, will return to planning board

Malcolm Jones had five years to build a version of Mayfaire in Brunswick. With his window lapsed, he returns to the...

State buys future Hampstead Bypass land for $17.5m, bill could shield Wilmington from litigation

The Jamestown property lies directly west of Topsail High School. Shadows of the school’s football field bleachers are seen at lower left. (Port City Daily photo/Mark Darrough)

Top reads: Indochine’s third restaurant, Brunswick’s 40-acre development, Marines’ exercise along the coast

SOUTHEASTERN N.C. — We are halfway into March and only one week away from spring, which means longer,...

Sand mine proposed for Brunswick County, contingent on rezoning request

A Brunswick County landowner, along with a concrete contractor, seek to establish a sand mine along N.C. Highway 211 near Oak...

After public pressure, sand mine in Hampstead tabled indefinitely

HAMPSTEAD --- After months of growing opposition from nearby residents and parents of Topsail School students, national...
Neighbors of the Castle Bay subdivision join other Hampstead residents to protest the proposed Jamestown sand mine. (Port City Daily photo/Courtesy Chris Oh)

Hampstead residents pressure Pender to delay sand mine decision, move meeting venue

Neighbors of the Castle Bay subdivision join other Hampstead residents to protest the proposed Jamestown sand mine. (Port City Daily photo/Courtesy...
A major concern voiced by commissioners and residents is potential storm runoff to the nearby Northeast Cape Fear River. (Port City Daily photo/Courtesy Pender County)

Pender sand mine permit tabled amid concerns for nearby wells, runoff into Northeast Cape Fear

PENDER COUNTY --- A developer’s attempt to receive a special use permit for the construction of a sand mine near Rocky Point, 500 feet...

New Hanover County Planning Board to vote on Castle Hayne sand mine with toxic-waste issues

NEW HANOVER COUNTY --- In New Hanover County Planning Board's first meeting of the year, board members will hear a case with a legacy...
(Port City Daily graphic/Johanna Ferebee: Source, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, New Hanover County Geographic Information System)

New Hanover sand mine operation a ‘public necessity’? Owners defend project’s value, safety

NEW HANOVER COUNTY ---After a controversial run four years ago, Castle Hayne property owners have re-submitted plans to rezone land in order to operate...