Hose manufacturer to invest $7.9 million in Pender County

Polyhose Inc., an industrial hose manufacturer, will create more than 50 jobs in Pender County, Governor Roy Cooper announced Tuesday.

All UNC system schools now on OK’d North Carolina voter ID list

Students and employees at all University of North Carolina system campuses will be able to use their school identification cards for the state’s voter ID mandate that begins in 2020 with the March primary.

2 Pender Co. teens charged in connection to school violence threat

The Pender County Sheriff's Office arrested two teens in connection to a possible school threat at Burgaw Middle School. 

Most work to be halted along major NC roads for holiday

North Carolina’s Department of Transportation is suspending most construction along major highways to ease congestion during the busy Thanksgiving week.

Classmates, community unite for 7-year-old girl’s cancer fight

A Pender County elementary school student battling cancer is getting support from her family, friends, fellow classmates, and even strangers.

Black Friday shopping at Germ City? Here’s your guide to not getting sick

While Black Friday shopping might help save a dollar, it can come at the cost of your health as you wade into a world of germs, stress and hassles that can feel like running an obstacle course.

Topsail High band ready to march in the Windy City

For members of the Topsail High School marching band, Thanksgiving is about to get a little breezy.

Multi-vehicle crash in Pender County ties up Highway 117

Multiple vehicles were involved in a crash in Pender County Thursday night.

Pender courthouse renovation progress is slow, steady

The roof was still on, the windows all intact; the historic Pender County Courthouse appeared to have weathered Hurricane Florence pretty well.

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