New police chief, weekend happenings in Pender Co.


PENDER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — 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.

Burgaw now has a new police chief, Montrina Sutton, who Pettigrew says has been with the police force there for over 15 years.

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Pender County is also gearing up for this weekend’s Relay for Life that kicks off at Topsail High School Saturday.

Another big event Pender County residents can get excited about is Pender Spring Fest. All centered around the courthouse in Burgaw, people can find various vendors, live music and even games set up for the festival.

Watch the full interview to get more information on the news and events this week.