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How the rush for fuel is affecting emergency workers

The rush on gas has affected civilians around the Cape Fear and beyond, but how has it affected emergency workers?

Water wells and reverse osmosis plant on tap for Pender County

Pender County is proactively addressing the Hampstead and Scotts Hill water needs with a well construction project that is underway now and a reverse osmosis project that will take place over the next five years.

2nd Annual State of Education and Economy in Pender County

The Pender Education Partnership held its second annual State of Education and Economy event Thursday night.

County confirms exterior courthouse repairs to start next month

It's been a year since the Pender County Courthouse closed its doors after Hurricane Florence hit. From the outside the building looks okay, but inside the building tells a different story.

New businesses could bring more than 50 jobs to Pender County

Two businesses could be coming to Pender County, creating more than 50 jobs and bringing in revenue for the county.

Completion dates given for repairs to Pender Courthouse and Hampstead Annex

Pender County officials say court could be back in the historic space come early 2020. Work on the Hampstead Annex may be complete by late June.

Pender court clerks report ‘sick-building syndrome’

The courts have been operating out of the Frances Dawson Basden Judicial Annex. But, clerks claim "sick building syndrome" is keeping them out of work. 

First ever ‘Pender County State of Education and Economy’ held in Burgaw

It's a first for Pender County. Thursday evening, a presentation was held to discuss the state of Pender County's economy and education.

Pender County touts commercial park as major asset to lure new industries

From tourism to agriculture, Pender County has a diverse economy and leaders there are proud to tout a relatively new industrial park as a major advantage for industries looking for a new place to relocate or expand.

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Lane closures scheduled to preserve Brunswick county bridge

N.C. Department of Transportation plans to work to preserve a Brunswick County bridge is scheduled to begin this weekend and last for several months.

Good Shepherd Center prepares to reopen with full meal service and day shelter

Wilmington's Good Shepherd Center prepares to open its Soup Kitchen doors for full-time weekday breakfast and lunch distribution, and the day shelter will also offer services to homeless people in the Cape Fear.

UNCW issued latest Covid-19 requirements

UNCW will temporarily require face coverings in indoor settings. 

Volunteers needed for clean up at Riverfront Park

Cape Fear River Watch and Island Wildlife - Cape Fear Region are partnering together to clean up Riverfront Park at 10 Cowan St. and the surrounding downtown area on Sunday.