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Pender County News

Pender Co. man sentenced to prison for sex crimes against children

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A Pender County man will spend about 35 years in prison for sex crimes against children, according to the District Attorney. Full story...
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A memorable Memorial Day for new citizens

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video Today is a special day to many people in our country when we remember the heroes who gave the ultimate sacrifice fighting for our freedom. For some, this Memorial Day is one they will never forget. Full story...
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Surf City town manager to retire next week

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Surf City Town Manager Michael Moore handed in his resignation letter today. Moore says he is retiring. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Incest suspects try to share story before surrendering

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video The Pender County father and daughter on the run and charged with sex offenses reached out to WWAY over the weekend. They say they want their side of the story to be heard. Full story...
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No one hurt, truck driver cited after head-on crash with Pender Co. school bus

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No one was hurt in a head-on crash involving a tractor trailer and a Pender Co. school bus early Monday. Troopers say children were not yet on the bus at the time of the crash. Full story...
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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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