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Pender County News

Today's headlines from 'Pender-Topsail Post & Voice'

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video A convicted felon is in jail after police say he set fire to a historical home on Richard Switch Road. Jamie Early Barton is facing a slew of charges and is being held without bond. Full story...
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Surf City Police warn residents of scam

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video Surf City Police are warning residents about a new scam being reported. Full story...
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Today's headlines from 'Pender-Topsail Post & Voice'

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video Get a sneak peek at today's headlines from Pender County. Full story...
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Today's headlines from 'Pender-Topsail Post & Voice'

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video Get a sneak peek at the November 28, 2012 headlines from the 'Pender-Topsail Post & Voice' before picking up a copy at newstands. Full story...
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Law enforcement wants Pender Memorial to hire private security

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video They provide vital services to the citizens of Pender County, but budget issues may keep law enforcement from continuing to help Pender County's only hospital. Full story...
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Police search for missing teen in Pender County

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video The Pender County Sheriff's Office is looking for 16 year old James Daniel Godwin. Full story...
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StarNews: Pender shooting leads to wreck

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video A man who reportedly fired shots inside his Pender County house about 11:30 a.m. Thursday, was critically injured when he wrecked his motorcycle in an attempt to escape police , officials said. Full story...
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Store robbed in Rocky Point

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video The Pender County Sheriff’s office says the man pictured walked into La Tienda Esmeralda store on Highway 117 south in Rocky Point, around 5 pm Monday, pulled out a handgun and robbed the store. He is described as a Hispanic male, 5’ 8" , muscular build, wearing a white jacket and a hat with ear flaps. Full story...
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UNCW employee charged for having child pornography

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video In August, the Pender County Sheriffs Office arrested and charged 41-year-old Harvey Darrell Porter with six counts of second-degree exploitation of a minor after child pornography was found on his computer. Full story...
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'Pender-Topsail Post & Voice' update Nov. 7

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video"Pender-Topsail Post & Voice" Editor Andy Pettigrew gives a sneak preview of what we can find in the paper before it hit the stands. Full story...
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Rocky Point man taken to hospital after house catches fire

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It was a scary morning for a Rocky Point man, when he found his house on fire. The fire broke out at 120 Lightwood Knot Lane off NC 117. The call came in to 911 around 11 a.m. A neighbor said when he ran to help, the owner of the house was so black with soot, he did not even recognize him. Full story...
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Sea turtles rescued in wake of Hurricane Sandy

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video As Hurricane Sandy washed away the Topsail Island beach head, it swept some young sea turtles back ashore. Full story...
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Sandy helps uncover old shipwreck at Surf City

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Beach erosion from Hurricane Sandy has unearthed a section of the William H. Sumner, a three-masted scooner that ran aground in Surf City in 1919. The ship was sailing from Puerto Rico to New York when it happened. Full story...
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Sandy halts oyster harvesting in the Cape Fear area

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video Oyster season only opened a few weeks ago, but this past weekend the state's Marine Fisheries Division put a halt to harvesting in New Hanover, Pender and Brunswick Counties. Bill Moller, owner of Natures Way Farm and Seafood in Hampstead, says it has definitely hurt business. Full story...
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Passenger indicted in fatal Pender wreck

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A Pender County grand jury has indicted the passenger in a car wreck earlier this month for several counts, including including second-degree murder of his girlfriend. Full story...
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