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Pender County Commission

Pender superintendent denies commissioner's claims she ignored him

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videoPender County Schools Superintendent Dr. Terri Cobb says she is not ignoring County Commissioner Jimmy Tate's request for a meeting to discuss education. But Tate says Cobb is giving him the cold shoulder. Full story...
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Tate, supporters voice concerns with Pender Co. Schools leadership

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video A Pender County commissioner is at odds with the superintendent of schools, and it appears he’s not alone in his fight. Full story...
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Pender County gives new life to old Topsail High School

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video The old Topsail High School will breathe new life after Pender County commissioners today broke ground on renovations to make it the home of Pender County's Eastern Annex Building. Full story...
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Pender Co. fire departments merger will mean tax hike

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video Pender County of residents could soon see a change in their emergency services. After a week of discussions Pender EMS and four other volunteer fire departments have tentatively agreed to merge. Full story...
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Pender Commissioners don't approve animal shelter security cameras

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video Pender County leaders say they have been working for months to get security cameras installed at the animal shelter. They say most of the buildings that are county-owned have these types of camera. Full story...
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Today's headlines from 'Pender-Topsail Post & Voice'

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video Get the inside scoop on hot issues in Pender County before others get the story from the paper. Full story...
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'Pender-Topsail Post & Voice' Headlines

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video Get the inside scoop on the stories people are talking about in Pender County. Full story...
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Pender Co. Commission to pay tribute to Andy Griffith

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The agenda for Monday's Pender County Commission includes time devoted to a TV icon. The first item on the agenda is "Tribute to North Carolinian and Actor Andy Griffith." Full story...
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Pender County Board of Commissioners hold public hearing on cemetery relocation

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It's a small piece of land, but it is stirring strong feelings. The Atkinson Cemetery in Pender County is the final resting place for about 50 souls; some for more than 100 years. Now the owners want to relocate graves, effectively clearing the property. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Pender Health Dept. issues lead to war of words

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video The Health Department issues in Pender County continue to heat up after a "he said she said" battle on Facebook. Topsail Online printed an article today claiming County Commissioner Chester Ward said he was misrepresented on a story we ran yesterday. But that's not what he told us. Full story...
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Pender Health Department again at center of political controversy

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videoThe Health Department in Pender County is sparking tensions among county commissioners. Both the Health Board and Health Department have had issues in the past. This time questions about the board brought a heated exchange at a County Commission meeting. Full story...
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Pender County hires new manager

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Pender County has a new county manager. In a 3-2 vote, the County Commission this morning selected Mickey Duvall to succeed Rick Benton, who is retiring. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Pender Co. to introduce new county manager Thursday

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Pender County will introduce its new manager later this week. The County Commission will appoint Dr. Michael N. "Mickey" Duvall of Franklin as the new county manager Thursday morning. Duvall currently serves as the county manager in Graham County. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Despite state ban, Pender Co. to consider zoning for sweepstakes parlors

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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. Full story...
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Pender approves debris collection sites

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The Pender Board of Commissioners agreed Tuesday evening to establish vegetative debris collection sites for disposal of Hurricane Irene storm debris from private roads in the county. Full story...
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