9 hrs ago
Pender High student charged with rape on campus
Deputies in Pender County have charged a 19-year-old with raping a fellow student at Pender High School on the last day of school earlier this month, WWAY has learned.
11 hrs ago
Pender County drug bust leads to several arrests
In March, the Sheriff's Office Vice/Narcotics Division started an undercover investigation into the sale of illegal narcotics in the 1220 block of New River Road, the "Sugar Shack."
15 hrs ago
Rocky Point man facing rape, assault charges
A Rocky Point man faces rape and assault charges, according to Det. Leatherwood with the Pender County Sheriff's Office.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Eye for the South brings outsider art to Calabash
Ron Causey poses behind the counter with some of his collection of outsider art inside his new business, Eye for the South, in the Low Country Stores complex in Calabash.
Pender Co. crash causes SUV to overturn, hit tree
PENDER COUNTY, NC A car crash that happened Thursday morning resulted in one person being sent to the hospital, Pender County Highway Patrol officials confirm.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
More coastal cell phone towers popping up
Coastal frequenters will soon enjoy rousing games of Angry Birds from any grain of sand along North Carolina's beaches.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Burgaw bursting with blueberry treats for 10th annual festival
In a town of 4,200 people, the NC Blueberry Festival rocks the streets of downtown Burgaw each year, bringing in around 30,000 visitors.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Officials continue search for man charged with incest
The Pender County Sheriff's Office has a new lead in the search for a man who faces several charges, including incest.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Armed Forces Reserve Center to be named after fallen soldier
WILMINGTON, NC The Armed Forces Reserve Center in Wilmington will soon be named after a sergeant who grew up in Pender County and was killed in Afghanistan last year .
10 volunteers sworn in as Guardian ad Litems
"It means a lot for me," Sue Jameson said after being sworn in. "I was a career educator for 34 years and saw lots of children come through my classroom, and some of them, their brains are on stress overload, and they really can't access education, because they're so worried about things in their family."
New tools help county prep for severe weather
Pender County will have several new tools this hurricane season to make sure its residents are ready for severe weather.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Fire departments hope to consolidate resources, share name
PENDER COUNTY, NC Several volunteer fire departments and Pender EMS and Rescue could become one agency in Pender County.
in Court: Man sentenced for child pornography charges
PENDER COUNTY, NC A man from Burgaw was sentenced in court Tuesday after pleading guilty to charges of receipt of child pornography.
Fatal Accident: Motorcyclist killed after hitting a ditch
PENDER COUNTY, NC A motorcyclist was killed in Pender County Monday night after running off the road and hitting a ditch.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Wet and stormy
WILMINGTON, NC Another very moist day today across eastern North Carolina with showers looking likely as a dissipating cold front bears down on the coast.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Flood warning issued for central Pender County
A flood warning has been issued for central Pender County until 10:15 p.m. Sunday due to heavy rain.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Tornado warning EXPIRES for Pender County
PENDER COUNTY, NC A tornado warning issued for Pender County expired just before 5:15 a.m. Friday, according to the National Weather Service.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Missing Pender Co. man located in Cumberland Co.
Authorities in Cumberland County located a man from Pender County who was reported missing Wednesday after he failed to return home from an out-of-town appointment.
Flood warning eastern Pender county until
PENDER COUNTY, NC The National Weather Service has issues a flood warning for eastern Pender county until 4:45 PM.
Officials release name of victim in fatal moped crash
PENDER COUNTY, NC Officials with the Highway Patrol have released the name of the victim in a fatal crash in Pender County from last week.