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Pender County News

Missing Pender Co. teen found, Leland man charged

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video The Pender County Sheriff's Office says a missing teen has been found and a Leland man charged in connection. Full story...
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Mobile Vet Center comes to the Cape Fear

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videoThe Mobile Vet Center is offering information, direction and even some on site services to veterans who may not be able to veterans who may not be able to reach their nearest veteran services officer. Full story...
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Sea turtles returned to ocean

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video Topsail Island hosted a cheering crowd and some happy turtles! Hundreds of folks gathered this afternoon to see 8 sea turtles make their journey back to the ocean. Full story...
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Tracking shark bites in our back yard

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videoLately, shark bites off Masonboro Island have been making headlines. With two in the last month adding to the record of shark incidents off the Carolina coast. But who exactly is keeping these records? Full story...
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Teacher of the Week: Kelly Regan

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videoSummer vacation is over and the 2014-2015 school year in full swing. With a new school year, we are privileged enough to honor special educators as our Teacher of the Week. This week we headed to Penderlea Middle School to find sixth grade teacher Kelly Regan. Full story...
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Business owners say goodbye to summer

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video It's the unofficial end of summer today and many labor day vacationers are packing up and heading home. As tourists say goodbye, businesses are saying goodbye to busy retail traffic Full story...
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POLICE: Missing USMC Vet from Hampstead found dead

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video The Pender County Sheriff's Office says a Marine, believed to be missing, has been found dead. They say his death is not suspicious. Full story...
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Former President and Treasurer of Topsail Baseball Club charged with embezzlement

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video A former President and Treasurer, Thomas Dematteo, of the Topsail Baseball Club is charged with embezzlement. Full story...
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Surf City fireworks cause island fire

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video Fireworks caused a fire on a dredge island in the intracoastal water near Surf City Friday evening. Full story...
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Pender Co. man pleads guilty to running meth lab

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videoA Pender County man will spend about five years in prison after pleading guilty to running a meth lab. Full story...
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Combination classes helping Pender Co. teacher shortage

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videoMulti-age classrooms are a new experience for some students and parents, but even though it's new to them it's nothing new to the school system. Pender county school South Topsail Elementary surprised one mom at open house telling her, her daughter would be with first and second graders in the same classroom. Full story...
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Currie neighbors say the county needs to help

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Pender County neighborhood still faces flooding problems. Neighbors say they are tired of "excuses" from the county. Full story...
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Pender Co. woman still jailed on DWI charges, case continued

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videoThe Pender County woman police say hit and killed a two-year-old boy last month is still in jail on unrelated DWI charges. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Woman discusses finding grandmother dead in Pender Co.

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videoAnnie Anderson's granddaughter called police after she pulled up to her grandmother's home and saw broken glass outside the door. Amber Jennings said she was planning on taking her grandmother out to eat for her birthday, and when she didn't show up, she knew something was wrong. Full story...
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Families pick up pieces after weekend flooding, sinkholes in Hampstead

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video Flooding caused big problems for many people across the Cape Fear this weekend. That was the case especially for some in Pender County, where the rain flooded both cars and homes in Hampstead. Today neighbors are trying to figure out if and when the problems can be fixed. Full story...
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