55.7 F
Wilmington
Thursday, October 1, 2020
Tags Burgaw

Tag: Burgaw

Some still suffering two years after Hurricane Florence

On September 13, 2018, Hurricane Florence swept through Southeastern North Carolina, leaving behind a trail of devastation and loss. That was two years ago, but some parts of the community still haven't recovered.

Deputy fatally shoots dog during welfare check in Pender County

The Pender County Sheriff's Office has released more details after a deputy fatally shot a dog during a welfare check earlier this month.

Pender County Schools’ students under precautionary quarantine

A precautionary quarantine has been issues for several Pender County Schools' students

Pender County to host hurricane preparedness drive-thru expo this weekend

Pender Long Term Recovery Group will host a Hurricane Preparedness Drive-Thru Expo this weekend at two locations.

Pender County Courthouse Florence repairs still underway

At a Pender County Board of Commissioners meeting Monday night, leaders got an update on repairs to the Pender County Courthouse.

Burgaw Middle School preps for in-person learning that starts Monday

Starting Monday, the halls of Burgaw Middle School will be filled with students yet again. Only this time they'll be 6 feet apart and wearing masks.

Pender County crop yields could be smaller due to heat, excessive rain

Hurricane Isaias dumped lots of rain across the Cape Fear region late Monday night and early Tuesday morning as it moved northeast across the state.

Small fire breaks out inside Pender County DSS building

Burgaw Fire Department responded to a small fire at the Pender County Department of Social Services (DSS) overnight.

Harrell’s Department Store in Burgaw to close after 117 years

After more than a century in business, Harrell's Department Store is closing its doors for good.

Most Read

Too little, too late? Bar owners react to Gov. Cooper’s Phase 3

Governor Roy Cooper announced Wednesday that North Carolina will move into Phase 3 of COVID-19 reopening on Friday, allowing some businesses to reopen for the first time since March.

COVID-19 assistance for farmers market operators and local food hubs

Beginning Oct. 1, farmers markets operators and local food hubs can apply for assistance through the COVID-19 Emergency Aid for Farmers Market Operators and Local Food Hubs program.

Person falls off Oak Island Pier, clings to piling until rescued

A man was rescued from the ocean Wednesday morning after they fell off the end of the Oak Island Pier, according to Oak Island Water Rescue. 

‘Negative, uncivil’: Voters react to chaotic first 2020 presidential debate

People around the nation and right here in the Cape Fear are still digesting the fiery debate Tuesday night between President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden.