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Pender County gives new life to old Topsail High School
The old Topsail High School will breathe new life after Pender County commissioners today broke ground on renovations to make it the home of Pender County's Eastern Annex Building.
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Men arrested on drug charges following narcotics investigation
Two Pender County men were arrested on drug charges following a narcotics investigation conducted by the Pender County Sheriff's Officer Narcotics unit on Friday, March 14. According to the Pender County Sheriff's Office, Jeremiah Reed McNally, of Rocky Point, and James Honeycutt, of Burgaw, were both arrested.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Only on 3: School system won't allow teen to enroll
A Pender County family says the school system closed the book on their nephew entering the school system because of an episode from two years ago in California.
Pender Commissioners to discuss DSS employees overtime pay
PENDER COUNTY, NC About a dozen Pender County Department of Social Services employees are still waiting to get paid for hundreds of hours of overtime.
Mountain to Sea Trail re-routed through Burgaw
The Mountains to Sea Trail, a linear state park that will stretch from the Great Smoky Mountains of North Carolina to Nags Head, has been in the works for decades.
FORE Our Furry Friends Golf Tournament - April 26
Pender County Humane Society's 5th Annual FORE Our Furry Friends Golf Tournament will be held April 26 at Castle Bay Country Club in Hampstead.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Commissioner Tate expresses concerns with superintendent, school board
A Pender County commissioner claims the Pender County School Superintendent and the school board need to be more transparent.
Pender Co. looks for new site for jail after Burgaw blocks plan
Pender County is looking for a new location for a jail after Burgaw commissioners last night voted down the county's request to rezone some land.
Wallace man charged with raping Pender Co. teen
The Pender County Sheriff's Office charged Dustin Dewayne Raynor, 21, Monday. A detective says the crime happened March 3 with a 15-year-old victim girl.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
A fascinating character, Clifton L Taulbert. Born and raised poor in the Mississippi Delta, he went on to earn degrees from Oral Roberts University and Southern Methodist, then had a successful career as a banker, motivational speaker and business consultant.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Land near US 17, Scotts Hill Loop Road to be developed
Trask Land Co. said Monday that it will develop about 1,300 acres as a mixed-use community in southern Pender County, off US 17 and Scotts Hill Loop Road.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
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The dome a " over Elkin?
I see where they started work last Monday on the upcoming season of the dome TV show.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Jacksonville Daily News
Mobile home blaze in Surf City renders 'total loss'
According to Joseph K. Rivenbark, fire chief for the Town of Surf City, a fire was burning at a double-wide trailer on 9th Street at 7 a.m. on Friday.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
New Hanover, Brunswick, and Pender County rank among the top recycling counties in the state according to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Traveling exhibit showcases Wilmington's Most Threatened Historic Places
The 2013-2014 traveling exhibit includes sites such as the Rosenwald Schools in Pender County and the Dubois-Boatwright House on South Third Street.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Rhodes a " Allen; Freeman a " Bryant
William T. Rhodes III and Kathryn M. Rhodes of Lumberton announce the engagement of their daughter, Christiana Leigh Rhodes, to Brian David Allen, the son of David Bruce Allen and Ellen Reynolds Allen of Wilmington.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Pender DSS employees waiting to be paid for hundreds of hours of overtime
Thousands of families were forced to wait months for food benefits that came late, or never came at all.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Justice elected vice chair of N.C. GOP
Carolyn Justice, a former North Carolina House Representative from Pender County, has been elected as the new vice chairwoman for the state's Republican Party.
Fired worker accused of stealing from Pender Co. church
The Pender County Sheriff's Office says officials at the church in Rocky Point noticed something was not right with the finances back in July.
Wrightsville Beach Magazine
New Jersey native, Melanie Walter was drawn by the ocean, the promise of warmer weather and the desire to be nearer to her mother when she moved south almost 30 years ago.