Pender County Newswire (Page 2)

Pender County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pender County, NC. (Page 2)

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  1. Experts: Topsail area to double in populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 19 | Jacksonville Daily News

    Surf City, Topsail and North Topsail Beach are expected to double in population by the year 2020 - growth expected to significantly impact the small towns.

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  2. Hampstead teen charged with home burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    The Pender County Sheriff's Office charged an 18-year-old with burglaries in the Hampstead area earlier this month. According to Cpt.

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  3. SCS teams with ECU, Panasonic for FORCE program -Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | The Sampson Independent

    ... evaluations and principal effectiveness. Since the call to leadership in August, SCS representatives went to Pender County for a "Learning Walk" and researched how to determine if instruction is reaching the needs of all students. "That work was so ...

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  4. President Obama pardons Pender man, commutes prison sentence of anotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Two Pender County men were among 273 people who were pardoned or given shorter prison sentences by President Obama on Tuesday. According to officials, Jimmy Alton Pierce, of Hampstead, was sentenced in 1995 to serve four years in prison for conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute cocaine and marijuana.

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  5. Winnabow weather radio sustains damageRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 17 | Brunswick Beacon

    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration weather radio transmitter in Winnabow recently sustained damage to the cable that connects to the transmitter. The Winnabow transmitter serves portions of southeastern North Carolina, including Brunswick, Bladen, Columbus, New Hanover and Pender counties, and the adjacent coastal waters.

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  6. New Surf City bridge promises to make a statementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 15 | Topsail Advertiser

    Work on the new $54 million high-rise bridge in Surf City that will replace the Pender County beach town's beloved swing bridge is well underway en route to a scheduled September 2019 completion date. The new bridge will be 3,600 feet long and, at its apex, 65 feet high.

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  7. More than 400 firefighters headed to CFCC's North Campus to work to keep you safer.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Hundreds of firefighters from across the state headed to CFCC's North Campus for the Pender County Firefighters Association Public Safety College. Cape Fear Community College's Public Safety program partnered with Pender County Firefighters Association to hold the five-day event.

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  8. FEMA works to help families prepare for future natural disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    FEMA representatives are on hand at the Pender County Planning and Zoning office informing home and business owners about what they need to know if a natural disaster happens. The major concerns include treating mold if it shows up, knowing what your insurance company does to protect you and finding the right contractors.

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  9. FEMA staff helps residents prepare for future disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    FEMA representatives are on hand in Pender County to help inform people on ways to prepare for future natural disasters. The FEMA advisers are set up in the county's Department of Planning & Zoning building located at 805 South Walker Street in Burgaw.

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  10. Pender Co. man facing 115 chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    A Pender County man is being held on a $2.1 million bond after he was arrested on dozens of drug and firearm-related charges. According to officials, Lamonty Chester, 22, was taken into custody on Jan. 4 following a joint investigation by the Burgaw Police Department, the Pender County Sheriff's Office, and the ATF into the theft and sale of stolen firearms and the sale of narcotics in the Burgaw area.

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  11. Court documents provide possible reason for convicted killer's recent murder chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... was discovered on April 29, 2014, while investigators were searching for Van Newkirk on a piece of property in Pender County Bradley had ties to through his and Van Newkirk's employer. Authorities initially believed the remains to be Van Newkirk, ...

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  12. Pender Co. man jailed after drug, firearm investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    A Pender County man is being held on a $2.1 million bond after he was arrested on dozens of drug and firearm-related charges.

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  13. Permit technician uniquely qualified to help Hurricane Matthew victimsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 9 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    FEMA set up shop at the Pender County Planning and Zoning Department to answer any questions Hurricane Matthew victims may have. Little did they know, a woman just down the hall knows just how these victims are feeling.

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  14. Family recovers after losing home and pets in fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    After losing their home and beloved pets in a fire Sunday, a Pender County family is relying on faith to move forward. "I was coming down the road and I saw the smoke just coming out of the house everywhere," Carr said.

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  15. Fourth suspect charged with Pender store break-in following Hurricane MatthewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    The Pender County Sheriff's Office has arrested a fourth man in connection to a store break-in following Hurricane Matthew. James William Emory Jr., 45, of Atkinson, was taken into custody on Jan. 7 and charged with felony breaking and entering, felony possession of stolen goods, larceny after breaking and entering, and trespassing during an emergency.

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  16. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... body was found on April 29, 2014 while investigators were searching for Van Newkirk on a piece of property in Pender County Bradley had ties to through his employer, Mott Roofscaping and Landscaping. Tucker's body was located wrapped in trash bags ...

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  17. James BradleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 7 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... bags on April 29, 2014, while investigators were searching for Van Newkirk's body on a piece of property in Pender County. Tucker had been missing since August 2013. Van Newkirk's body was never found. In July, a judge ruled the jury for the Van ...

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  18. Several fire departments respond to house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 7 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Burgaw Fire Department, Pender County Fire Department and Shilo Fire Department all responded to knock out the fire on Giddeons Pond Road.

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  19. Crews responding to house fire in Pender CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    The Pender County Sheriff's Office said the call came in around 3:00 p.m. in the 800 block of Giddeons Pond Road.

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  20. Fire departments are currently on the scene of a house fire in Pender County.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Burgaw Fire Department, Pender County Fire Department and Shilo Fire Department have responded to the scene at 852 Giddeons Pond Road.

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