School delay due to voting

videoIs school more important than an election? That's the issue in one local school district.

Historic building center of controversy in Burgaw

An 83-year-old building is the center of controversy in Pender County. The old jail has been owned by the Downtown Burgaw Association for eight years, but that may not be the case much longer.

After delays, Topsail Beach nourishment project underway

After being delayed for several months, the topsail beach nourishment project is finally under way.

High school student makes ‘inmate’ shirts

Some local Pender County students are taking a stand against a new school policy in a controversial way.

Cape Fear Pride: Hampstead’s J.H Lea & Sons

videoMost of us simply call it Hampstead. But it's also known as the seafood capital of the Carolinas.

Pender County School Board tightens attendance policy

The Pender County School Board is tightening the attendance policy. If high school students miss more than eight days of a course they won't receive credit for it, regardless of their grades.

Two Pender County men jailed for cocaine

Two men are in Pender County jail tonight after deputies say they found five kilos of cocaine in the suspects' possession.

Couple charged with animal cruelty continue case

A Pender County couple charged with animal cruelty have continued their court case for a second time.

Pender County discusses land transfer tax

People in Pender County were talking taxes Thursday night. The first of several meetings concerning the proposed new land transfer tax was held Thursday night.

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