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Pender County News

FIRST ON 3: Fifth member quits Pender Health Board; Brown responds to criticism

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video It seems the board can't get its act together. One leader says he's taking the blame for the board's issues. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Four Pender Health Board members quit

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The chair of the Pender County Board of Health has resigned along with three members. Full story...
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Pender shelter dogs spared

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It looks like a happy ending for the dogs at the Pender County Animal Shelter. Full story...
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Time is running out for homeless dogs

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videoTime is running out for the homeless dogs in Pender County. Shelter workers say all the outdoor kennels will be torn down this week, and they don't have enough room to keep all the dogs they have indoors. That means some animals may be put down. Full story...
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Pender shelter looking to foster dogs during renovations

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The Pender County Animal Shelter needs your help. The shelter is undergoing renovations, which will displace 30 dogs currently in kennels. Shelter workers say if the dogs are not adopted or fostered by Thursday, they will be put down. Full story...
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Commercial fishermen gather in Burgaw to protest game-fish bill

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Commercial fishermen gathered in Burgaw today to protest a bill that would keep them from catching certain types of fish. Full story...
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Pender County family has close call with tornado

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video Storms and damage were widespread Thursday in areas outside of Wilmington. We met one family who is counting their blessings after a brush with a tornado. Full story...
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Pender deputies search for armed robbery suspect

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The Pender County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man wanted for the armed robbery of a Hampstead business. Full story...
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Four-year-old girl attacked by pit bull; Airlifted to hospital

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A four-year-old Pender County girl was attacked by a pit bull according to the sheriff's department. She was taken by helicopter to New Hanover Regional Medical Center. No word on her condition as of 3:00 p.m. Full story...
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More dead, injured pelicans along Topsail Beach

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video It looks like it's happening once again. More dead and injured pelicans have washed ashore Topsail Beach. Deborah Woody, a volunteer with the Possumwood Acres Wildlife Santuary says in the past two weeks alone, there have been more than 20 dead and injured pelicans found along the beach. Full story...
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