Pender County News
UPDATE: Suspect wanted by FBI Task Force faces numerous charges
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Thu, 01/05/2012 - 2:45pm.

Donald-Ray Edtuan Davis faces several charges, including maintain vehicle/dwelling/place for controlled substances, possess drug paraphernalia, possession with intent to manufacture, sell and deliver cocaine, felony possession of cocaine and manufacture cocaine. He is in jail under a $513,000 secured bond.

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Two dead in Pender crash
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/05/2012 - 1:50pm.

Two people were killed when a passenger car pulled out in front of an 18-wheeler this morning in Pender County.

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Basketball games at Trask are postponed due to water main leak
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 01/03/2012 - 4:04pm.

The Tuesday night basketball games at Trask High School have been postponed due to a water main leak at the school. A make-up date for Trask versus Wallace-Rose Hill will be announced at a later date.

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Two years later, murder victim's mother honors memory
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Tue, 12/27/2011 - 2:35pm.

video It's been two years since the body of Tiffany Dawkins was found along the side of a road in Pender County. Despite the time that has passed her family is keeping her memory alive.

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Christmas Eve fire destroys home
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sun, 12/25/2011 - 11:43am.

A Hampstead family is without a place to live this Christmas after a fire on Christmas Eve destroyed their home.

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Donnell Holmes weighs in at 226 for bout
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 12/16/2011 - 6:03pm.

Pender County native Donnell Holmes will put his impressive pro boxing record on the line on Saturday in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Holmes will fight Bowie Topou.

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Truck goes off embankment at Surf City Swingbridge
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/16/2011 - 1:15pm.

A scary scene in Surf City this morning after a tractor trailer went off an embankment leading to the swingbridge.

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ONLY ON 3: Craigslist Santa helps needy families
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Thu, 12/15/2011 - 4:50pm.

video A Pender County woman, thankful for what she has, decided to help others this holiday season. She did it by posting an online ad.

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JUST ADD HOPE: Teacher's coworkers hold fundraisers for a new kidney
Submitted by Asha Dave on Tue, 12/13/2011 - 7:05am.

video Instead of her two front teeth for Christmas, Rocky Point Primary kindergarten teacher Beth Mills just wants a new Kidney. She has about five percent kidney function.

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ONLY ON 3: Despite state ban, Pender Co. to consider zoning for sweepstakes parlors
Submitted by Katie Harden on Fri, 12/09/2011 - 10:22pm.

video Pender County commissioners may roll the dice on a gray area at their meeting Monday night. A business is trying to get approval to open a sweepstakes parlor, even though the state banned the video games last year.

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