A sluggish economy has set the state budget back billions of dollars. That means budgets are being cut in various arenas, including funding for county schools statewide.
Despite tough economic times, North Carolina State Ports Authority leaders say they are doing well.
High school senior projects might usually consist of a bake sale or clothing drive. But Brittney Hudson of Hoggard High has different plans; she decided to make wigs for cancer patients.
Some good news from Columbus County, new businesses could be moving in. This would mean 54 new jobs over 3 years if the plans become a reality.
Joe Guarascio, the owner of a private security firm, has been indicted on several child pornography charges.
Four Pender County residents have been arrested for mail and credit card fraud. The four were arrested last Friday as a result of an extensive investigation by the Pender County Sheriff's Office.