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Pender County News

NC House candidates Unger, Millis talk film incentives

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videoIt's your voice, your vote and election day is fast approaching. Do you know where each candidate stands? We sat down with state house candidates for district 16 to talk about the issues. Full story...
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NEW DETAILS: NCIS involved in Surf City investigation

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videoOfficials with the Surf City Police Department said they have now passed the investigation into a suspicious device found in a home to the Naval Criminal Investigative Service. Full story...
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Surf City Police: 'Suspicious device destroyed, area safe'

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videoOfficials with the Surf City Police Department investigated a bomb threat this afternoon; a bomb unit from Wilmington Police also assisted in the incident. Full story...
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Topsail Beach Fire Department concerned about overgrown driveways

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video The Topsail Beach Volunteer Fire Department wants to change a town ordinance after 40 years of driveway concerns. The fire chief says they have been sending letters to 25 residents for two years and now they're having the town's attorney look into the problem. Full story...
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UPDATE: Silver Alert canceled for Burgaw teen

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video The NC Center for Missing Persons canceled a Silver Alert for a missing endangered teen Kaitlyn Brower. Citizens are asked to be on the lookout for Brower, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment. Full story...
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EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: NC Spot Festival kicks off in Hampstead

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videoCan you smell that fried sea food? The 2014 NC Spot Festival is back in Hampstead this weekend. Full story...
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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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