Pender County News
Four charged with luring man to house, robbing him
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/09/2013 - 10:04am.

videoFour people are in jail in Pender County after investigators say they robbed a man and forced him to have drugs delivered to the home where two of the suspects live.

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Topsail Beach wants to update an old law
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Fri, 10/04/2013 - 5:32pm.

videoA Pender County law from the 60's is costing one store lots of money. The law allows the sale of beer in a retail store , but prohibits the consumption of it.

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Town sues local business owner over guns on private property
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Fri, 10/04/2013 - 5:08pm.

videoThe Town of Holly Ridge served Dorothy Royal owner of Surf City guns and ammo with a lawsuit Tuesday, saying she can no longer use firearms on her property.

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Hampstead man pleads guilty to sex crimes with disabled minor
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/03/2013 - 1:01pm.

videoA Hampstead man could be deported after pleading guilty to sex crimes against a disabled child. The District Attorney's Office says Victor Saravia Vasquez, 40, plead guilty to two counts of indecent liberties with a child and one count of misdemeanor secret peeping.

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Rocky Point man faces child sex charges
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 09/27/2013 - 9:41pm.

A Rocky Point man is in custody accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a girl.

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EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: North Carolina Spot Festival
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 09/27/2013 - 6:17pm.

videoThe North Carolina Spot Festival in Hampstead is celebrating its 50th anniversary. They're marking the occasion with games, crafts, fireworks and plenty of Spot!

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Girls find new hope as cheerleaders
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Fri, 09/27/2013 - 3:51pm.

video Good sportsmanship and team work go beyond the football roster at Topsail High School. Along the sidelines, fans can cheer on the inclusive cheer squad. It's made up of girls with developmental challenges who want nothing more than to be like those around them.

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Spot Festival queen, princess crowned
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Sat, 09/14/2013 - 7:07pm.

videoThere's a new queen in town, and a new princess, too. Three young women and three girls competed for crowns in the 2013 Miss North Carolina Spot Festival Pageant at Topsail High School this weekend.

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Sex offender back behind bars after break-in
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 09/13/2013 - 10:26am.

videoA man investigators say is a career criminal and a registered sex offender is back behind bars after allegedly breaking into a Pender County home this morning.

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Three horses dead from EEE in Pender County
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 09/13/2013 - 7:51am.

The Pender County Health Department says three horses in the county have died from Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE).

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