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Pender County News

Pender deputy defends how animal shelter is run

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video We've reported before about problems at the Pender County Animal Shelter. Now shelter volunteers are unhappy with the facility's management, and they blame the sheriff's deputy now in charge. Lt. Keith Ramsey says he's just following protocol. Full story...
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Currie celebrates unity of community, country

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The day to celebrate our country's independence is just days away, but some folks got an early start this weekend. Full story...
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Surf City comes up short on beach water quality report

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video The Natural Resources Defense Council released its annual water quality report today. The survey looks at 200 popular beach spots nationwide. Of the six rated locally, one scored significantly lower than the others. Full story...
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Coast Guard restores aids in inlet near Topsail

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The Coast Guard has completed the replacement of the aids to navigation in New Topsail Inlet Thursday. Full story...
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Belle of Topsail and Pirate Ship Raven staying in Surf City

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video Despite a looming eviction, the Beach House Marina in Surf City is still home to a few tourist attractions. The owners of the Belle of Topsail and the Pirate Ship Raven say they won't be leaving town anytime soon. Full story...
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Help 'Dare to Care for Children' assist families in need through online auction

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video Losing a child to disease is hard enough, but one in our area family is fighting to avoid that horror again. A local non-profit has stepped up to help them and other families in need, and you can help, too, by bidding on guitars signed by music legends James Brown and Whitney Houston Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Rocky Point woman murdered; suspect in custody has history of violence

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videoA woman is dead, and a man is in jail after an early Saturday morning murder. Full story...
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Blueberries bring bunches to Burgaw

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Blueberries are the fruit of summertime and the inspiration behind one of the biggest festivals in southeastern North Carolina. Full story...
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Surf City insurance agent charged with embezzlement

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Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin today announced the arrest of Nell Marie Griffin, 34, of 140 Douglas Drive, Holly Ridge; she is charged with one count of embezzlement by an insurance agent. Full story...
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One of world's worst weeds found in Pender County

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video If you are a gardener there are probably lots of weeds that top your list as being among the world’s worst. Plants like crabgrass and chamber bitter come to mind. One of the world’s worst is cogongrass, which was recently found in North Carolina for the first time near Burgaw. Full story...
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