Pender County Newswire

Pender County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pender County, NC.

Results 1 - 20 of 673 in Pender County, NC

  1. Pender County killer eligible for parole nearly 25 years after crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Hartense James, who had left the club after getting a warning from another patron who James had told not to go back in because he and his friends were going "to shoot the place up" was shot as he tried to get in his car and start it. James died at the hospital from the gunshot wound.

    Comment?

  2. CFCC Merit Scholarships AwardedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Lumina News

    ... are awarded each year. To be considered, a student must be a current high school senior within New Hanover or Pender County and must have applied or been approved to enroll at Cape Fear Community College. For more information, please visit ...

    Comment?

  3. Pender County boil water notice rescindedRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Pender County Utilities has rescinded the low pressure and boil water advisory which was issued Sept. 20 for customers in the central and western areas of Pender County.

    Comment?

  4. Boil water advisory for Pender County liftedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WECT-TV Wilmington

    The boil water and low pressure advisory issued on Sept. 20 for customers in central and western areas of Pender County has been lifted.

    Comment?

  5. ONWASA to discuss new payment options Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... pass at this week's meeting. • Chinquapin Water Association will stop providing the Maple Hill area of Pender County with water in July 2018, and Pender County has asked ONWASA to step in. The agreement would be for ONWASA to provide a capped ...

    Comment?

  6. Two men arrested after drug bust near Market NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    New Hanover County Sheriff's Office Gang Unit, FBI Coastal Carolina Criminal Enterprise Task Force and members from the Pender County Sheriff's Office Vice/Narcotics Unit conducted this joint operation. 27-year-old Christoper Scott Parker, of Burgaw, was charged with felony possession of heroin, and felony maintaining a vehicle for purposes of controlled substances.

    Comment?

  7. Parts of Pender County under boil water noticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Pender County Utilities Water customers in the central and western areas of Pender County are experiencing periods of low pressure or outages due to a water main break along east Montague Road. "Periods of low or no pressure in the distribution system increases the potential for back siphonage and introduction of bacteria into the water system," said Bryan McCabe, interim public utilities director.

    Comment?

  8. Christopher Scott Parker, left, and Arik Tyler Jones.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... er County Sheriff's Office Gang Unit, FBI Coastal Carolina Criminal Enterprise Task Force and members from the Pender County Sheriff's Office Vice/Narcotics Unit conducted the joint operation.

    Comment?

  9. David Eugene Lee.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    According to the Pender County Sheriff's Office, David Eugene Lee, 36, is facing three counts of financial card theft, three counts of identity theft and one count of unlawfully obtaining a credit card. Pender County authorities began a fraud investigation involving Lee in July.

    Comment?

  10. Boil water advisory issued in Pender County due to water main breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    A boil water advisory has been issued for Pender County Utilities Water customers in the central and western areas of the county. Customers may be experiencing periods of low pressure or outages due to a water main break along east Montague Road.

    Comment?

  11. Former county GOP chairman to fill North Carolina House termRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 20 | WBTV

    A former local Republican Party chairman has been chosen to replace a North Carolina House member who resigned this month. The Star News of Wilmington reports Bob Muller was the only person nominated at a meeting of GOP activists in Pender and Onslow counties tasked to select someone to complete the two-year term of Rep. Chris Millis through the end of 2018.

    Comment?

  12. Muller selected to fill Millis seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Former Pender County Republican Party Chairman Bob Muller was selected Tuesday night to fill the House seat vacated by former Rep. Chris Millis, who resigned as of last week. The current county GOP chair Norm Gopsell said Muller was the only person nominated for the job, and Millis was the one who nominated him.

    Comment?

  13. Muller chosen to replace Millis in District 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Millis resigned from his position as the representative for the 16th district this month to spend more time with his family. "At the end of the day, I had to put a bookmark on this chapter of public service so I could have more face time with my family," Millis said.

    Comment?

  14. Almost 700 bullets, gun stashed in NC runawaya s bag, hidden at Myrtle Beach motel, reports sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... shelter Friday, along with another missing juvenile, a separate police report states. A detective from the Pender County Sheriff's Office in Burgaw, N.C. contacted Myrtle Beach police Friday about the two missing, underage runaways, a report states. ...

    Comment?

  15. Missing Hampstead teen found in Myrtle BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    The Pender County Sheriff's Office said Friday night that a teenager who went missing earlier this week has been located. Kassie Congleton, 16, of Hampstead, was last seen at her residence on Cardinal Acres Drive around 1 a.m. on Tuesday.

    Comment?

  16. N.C. Parks hosting open house for proposed Black River project -Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | The Sampson Independent

    With approval from lawmakers to build a park on the historic Black River, state park officials are reaching out to the public through a series of open houses. North Carolina State Parks is hosting a open house from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept.

    Comment?

  17. Eddings family who lost two sons in Pender County crash to speak at Coastal Horizons luncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    A Charlotte family who lost their two sons in a car accident in Pender County two years ago will speak at Coastal Horizons Center's annual luncheon. Hadley and Gentry Eddings lost their 2-and-a-half-year-old son Dobbs and newborn Reed in the crash that happened in May 2015 at the intersection of Highway 17 and Sloop Road.

    Comment?

  18. No shoo-in replacement for Rep. Millis, committee meets next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Now the Republican parties in Pender and Onslow county will meet in executive committee to select a successor. We spoke with the leaders of the Pender County GOP and they do not have any shoe- in replacements for Millis.

    Comment?

  19. No names emerge, so far, to replace MillisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... Buffell said nobody from Onslow County has stepped forward as a candidate. Reached earlier this week, former Pender County GOP Chairman Bob Muller said "people have expressed an interest" in the job, but that he was "not at liberty" to disclose ...

    Comment?

  20. MISSING: Hampstead teen last seen early Tuesday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... 1992 Jeep with ECT-3671 plates. Anyone with information about Congleton's whereabouts is asked to contact the Pender County Sheriff's Office at 910-259-1212.

    Comment?