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Pender County News

Quick-acting witnesses save victims of fiery car crash

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videoSkid marks and glass still line a ditch near the 7000 block of NC 50 near Maple Hill after an accident yesterday afternoon. Two cars collided head-on at high speeds trapping four people in a burning car. Luckily neighbors came to the rescue. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: The family of the man and his daughter wanted for incest speak out

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Detectives in Pender County charged Robert Earley and his daughter Natalie Earley with incest. Full story...
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Pender collision sends four to hospital

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video A head on collision on NC 50 near Maple Hill sent four people to the hospital. Two good Samaritans pulled three people from one of the cars. Full story...
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Hampstead man, daughter wanted for incest, other charges

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Pender County Sheriff's deputies are looking for a Hampstead man and his daughter wanted for incest Detectives are looking for Robert Lee Earley Jr., 51, and his daughter Natalie Sheree Earley, 25. Investigators say the Earleys lived at 102 Doe Court. Full story...
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Surf City bumps beach tax rate up 10 cents

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video A dime increase on the property tax rate at Surf City will go to putting more sand on the beaches. Full story...
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Pender High students called heroes after saving couple from burning home

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videoTwo Pender High School students are being called heroes after they helped save the lives of an elderly couple from a burning home Sunday morning. Full story...
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Dead or injured pelicans found again

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Wildlife rescuers are finding more dead or injured pelicans in recent days, deepening a years-old mystery of who is harming the federally-protected animals. Full story...
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Former interim superintendent leaving Pender Co. Schools

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An administrator who once led Pender County Schools on an interim basis is leaving the school district. This week the Pender County Board of Education accepted the resignation of Assistant Superintendent Rachel Manning. Full story...
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Man sentenced to at least 12 years in fatal crash

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An Atkinson man pleaded guilty Wednesday to second-degree murder in a fatal October rollover accident police say happened when he grabbed the steering wheel during a domestic dispute as his girlfriend was driving. Full story...
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New police chief, weekend happenings in Pender Co.

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Pender-Topsail Post & Voice Editor Andy Pettigrew stopped by Good Morning Carolina to give the scoop on all the news in Pender County this week.video Full story...
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Guilty pleas close two 2011 Pender Co. murder cases

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videoThe district attorney says a pair of Pender County murder cases should be closed this afternoon, when the suspects return to court. Full story...
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Burgaw police chief retires

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videoBurgaw said goodbye to Police Chief Bill King, who retired today. The town celebrated his career during a luncheon at the fire station. Full story...
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EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: Hops of Spring Beer Festival

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video George Elliott gives us a preview of what to expect at Surf City's Hops of Spring Beer Festival. Full story...
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Pender Co. family says son bullied, beaten at school

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video A Pender County man says his six-year-old stepson has been the target of constant bullying for months and the school and the school district are not doing anything to help. Full story...
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Homeowner charged with setting fire that destroyed house

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videoPender County Sheriff's deputies have charged the owner of home destroyed by fire last night with setting the blaze. Full story...
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