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Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/28/2014 - 7:07pm.READ MORE:
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Mon, 07/28/2014 - 5:06pm.READ MORE:
The Pender County School Board wants to put an end to overcrowding and outdated school buildings. The school board has proposed a multi-million-dollar bond to help. That could mean a tax increase, but some say it would money well spent. Full story...
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sun, 07/27/2014 - 11:55pm.READ MORE:
Stevie Wallace, 28, the woman who police say hit and killed two-year-old Carter Gilson, has been arrested for her second DWI in five days. Full story...
Submitted by Chris Brown on Fri, 07/25/2014 - 4:53pm.READ MORE:
A funeral service for 2-year-old Carter L. Gilson is scheduled to begin at 5:00 p.m. at Coble Ward-Smith funeral home. Investigators say Carter was run over by 28-year-old Stevie Wallace over the weekend in a private driveway. Full story...
Submitted by Chris Brown on Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:10pm.READ MORE:
A woman questioned in the death of a 2-year-old over the weekend has been arrested again. This time in Pender County for DWI and this is not her first run-in with the law. Full story...
Submitted by Chris Brown on Tue, 07/22/2014 - 11:10pm.READ MORE:
The Pender County Sheriff's Office arrested of Ralph Thomas Smith, 42 of Willard, on Monday. Smith was charged after an alleged incident was reported to social services and the sheriffs office in which Smith had sexual relations with a 14-year-old girl. Full story...
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Fri, 07/18/2014 - 5:36pm.READ MORE:
Pender and Onslow counties are cracking down on sex offenders. U.S. Marshals and several other agencies discussed a recent operation that targeted sex offenders. The project is called Operation Valor. They sent out 70 officers in divided teams to the homes of registered sex offenders in Onslow and Pender county. Full story...
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Fri, 07/18/2014 - 5:17pm.READ MORE:
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Thu, 07/17/2014 - 6:03pm.READ MORE:
Neighbors are speaking out about pending charges for assault involving a city worker. Warrants say Jordan stepped on Worthington's foot and raked dog feces off on Worthington's shoe, that's when neighbors say Worthington put Jordan in a choke hold causing serious bruising around his neck. Worthington is charged with assault inflicting serious injury by breaking Jordan's jaw and Jordan is charged with simple assault. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/15/2014 - 1:45pm.READ MORE:
For the second time in less than a week, the Pender County Commission has hired an interim county manager. Commissioner today agreed to hire Bob Murphy until a permanent manager is hired. Full story...