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Photos: PHOTOS: Throwback Thursday - Pender

The StarNews high school series enters a third county and lands first in Burgaw to take a look back at Patriot athletics. [1/19]. Pender's Britney Roper was the ...

Congressman David Rouzer hosts Hurricane Florence recovery roundtable  WECT

Several residents voiced their frustrations with the recovery process, and many said they haven't been able to return home eight months after the storm.

Pender High School hosts signing day  WECT

Pender High School's Tyler Norris signed his letter of intent Friday to play baseball at Methodist University in Fayetteville, NC.

Rouzer, residents express concern about Florence recovery in Pender County  Burlington Times News

BURGAW -- Frustration was the prevailing theme Monday night at a Hurricane Florence recovery town hall hosted by U.S. Rep. David Rouzer. Monday's event ...

Pender, Laney boys basketball teams disqualified from competing in state playoffs  WWAY NewsChannel 3

BURGAW, NC (WWAY) — Pender and Laney High School boys basketball teams will not be allowed to participate in the North Carolina High School Athletic ...

Rayford Hankins named Pender basketball head coach  WWAY NewsChannel 3

BURGAW, NC (WWAY) — The Pender High School boys varsity basketball team has a new coach. The school announced today that, pending school board ...

Wilmington history finds its way into verse  Havelock News

The violence of 1898 in Wilmington has inspired novelists from Charles Waddell Chesnutt (“The Marrow of Tradition”) to Philip Gerard (“Cape Fear Rising”).

Funeral held for Pender County brother and sister who died in crash  WECT

The funeral for Brittany Holyfield, 16, and Calvin Ennis Jr., 7, was held Saturday in Burgaw.

Pender High School Athletic Director Bevin Stokes stepping down  WECT-TV6

BURGAW, NC (WECT) - Pender High School Athletic Director Bevin Stokes is leaving her position. Stokes said in an email she is stepping down effective June ...

Devon Liam Connolly, 18, senior at Pender High School  Port City Daily

Devon Liam Connolly, 18, beloved son, brother, grandson, nephew and loyal friend, left this earth unexpectedly and way too soon, leaving a big hole in our…

Pender robotics teams gear up for FIRST regional competition  WWAY NewsChannel 3

PENDER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — Pender County Schools is sending three robotics teams to the F.I.R.S.T. regional competition at UNC Pembroke this ...

Mold clean-up could cost Pender Schools millions

PENDER COUNTY — Mold clean-up after Hurricane Florence is expected to cost Pender County Schools millions of dollars. But the state's insurance policy for ...

Pender schools race draws 6 candidates for 3 seats

More than half of the board's spots are up for grabs in 2018.

Photos: PHOTOS: Pender High School Graduation

2017 Pender High School graduation class at Pender High School, Burgaw NC on 6/10/17.[Richard Valeo/StarNews]. [2/21]. Musical Score for the graduation ...

Pender schools push opening date to Oct. 10

Mold clean-up is ongoing at several district schools.

Area high schools to receive grants from Carolina Panthers, Bank of America  WECT

The Carolina Panthers and Bank of America are giving $250000 in Hurricane Florence disaster relief grants to 17 high schools in North and South Carolina.

Pender Teacher of the Year teaches at Trask, competes in triathlons

ROCKY POINT -- When Trask High School ran out of paper in the middle of this year, Erin Green joined the other teachers in buying stacks and stacks of the ...

Photos: PHOTOS: Trask at Pender

Trask's Jakell Newton drives to the basket while defended by Pender's Khalil Marshall at Pender High School in Burgaw, N.C., Monday, January 22, 2018.

Pender Co. faces recovery problems as it braces for more damage  WECT

PENDER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - Pender County Emergency Management officials held a news conference Friday morning updating the public on conditions.

Pender High School announces new head football coach  Port City Daily

BURGAW— Pender High School has announced that Tim Smith has been appointed as its Head Football Coach. Smith has most recently been the defensive…

Update: As some shelters consolidate and close, others prepare for new arrivals  Port City Daily

SOUTHEASTERN N.C. — Hurricane Florence has come and gone, but despite the blue skies and pleasant weather, serious flooding poses a threat to ...

Pender schools, donors salvage prom after Florence

PENDER COUNTY -- For Pender County families still rebuilding after Hurricane Florence, a sparkly new prom dress, limo ride and glamour shots probably aren't ...

Pender school board plans to appoint interim member

BURGAW -- The Pender County Schools board is considering a former assistant principal to fill a vacant board seat through November. The board of education ...

Pender wins NCHSAA Commissioners Cup Award

Patriots honored for their community *service* during Hurricane Florence and beyond.

United Cajun Navy members claim Pender County turned away volunteers, vehicles, and supplies  Port City Daily

PENDER COUNTY — According to three volunteers with a grassroots disaster relief group known as the United Cajun Navy, including its founder Todd Terrell…

Longtime Pender Co. school board member Herring passes away  WECT-TV6

Katherine Herring, a longtime member of the Pender County Board of Education, has died.

Photos: Wilmington area boys basketball players to watch

Coastal Christian guard Kamron Greene drives to the basket against Cape Fear Academy at Coastal Christian in Wilmington, N.C., Tuesday, January 9, 2017.

Pender boys survive thriller against rival Trask

BURGAW -- There were a number of storylines entering Monday's rivalry game between the Trask and Pender boys basketball teams. Not only did the contest ...

Jonathan Taylor resigns as Trask football coach

The Trask football program reached new heights under head coach Jonathan Taylor. On Wednesday, Taylor resigned after five seasons with the school.

Pender High student would like help in paying expenses for soccer trip to California  WWAY NewsChannel 3

BURGAW, NC (WWAY) — A Pender High School student needs your help to pay expenses for a trip that he's taking to California this weekend. Eduardo Rivera ...

Pender schools lose 271 to new charter school

SOUTHEASTERN N.C -- Even though 271 students left Pender County Schools for a new charter school this year, the district maintained its student growth.

Not just basketball on Monday between Pender & Cape Fear Academy  WWAY NewsChannel 3

BURGAW, NC (WWAY) — Pender High School hosted Cape Fear Academy on Monday. Cape Fear girls head basketball coach Ray Beatty is a 1978 Pender ...

Local schools stay steady in state report cards

SOUTHEASTERN N.C. -- Schools in the Cape Fear region kept up the good work last year, according to school grades released Thursday by the N.C. ...

Photos: PHOTOS: Past NC Blueberry Festivals

This year's North Carolina Blueberry Festival will take place in Burgaw on June 15 and 16. This gallery looks back on some of the previous festivals ...

African-American photos to be displayed at Burgaw library

A program on photos of African -Americans from the 1800s and 1900s will be presented Feb. 17 at the Pender County Public Library in Burgaw.

Pats on the Plains: Pender football charges on

Escaping a downpour, Pender players rush into the field house closer to their field to change out of their practice pants. The pants were brown before hours of ...

Rural Pender school grapples with high teacher turnover

PENDER COUNTY -- From December to January, teachers at West Pender Middle School were tested. Resignations in the weeks around winter break left the ...

8 local schools that got a makeover this year

After months of passing construction equipment, students will return to new classrooms, larger gyms and streamlined buildings.

HURRICANE FLORENCE: Damaging floodwaters slowly receding

WILMINGTON -- Even as floodwaters slowly receded Tuesday, they continued to impact the Cape Fear region -- 11 days after slow-moving Hurricane Florence ...

Lady Canes to Advance to the Second Round of State Playoffs in Triple Overtime Game  Island Free Press

Our very own Lady Canes have done it again. For the second year in a row, Cape Hatteras Secondary School's (CHSS) girl's basketball team has gone ...

Photos: PHOTOS: All-Area Boys Basketball

New Hanover senior Hayden Edgar in Brogden Hall in Wilmington, N.C., Thursday, March 22, 2018. Edgar is the 2018 StarNews All-Area Boys Basketball ...

Pender alum hired as new boys basketball coach

Craig Wilson is eager to get to work. After years as an assistant at various levels, Wilson is returning home to take over the boys basketball job at Pender High ...

Pender softball showing signs of improvement under first-year coach

The Patriots haven't won a playoff game since 2013.

Downtown Sundown Concert series announces bands, new location

The popular downtown Wilmington concert series will run each Friday from May 24 to Aug. 30 in a parking lot on Second Street.

Shelter/evacuation information

In the event of a hurricane, area shelters will be available for those who need them. New locations may become available so be sure to visit ...

Hudson steps down as Pender football coach  WWAY NewsChannel 3

BURGAW, NC (WWAY) — Tony Hudson is out as head football coach at Pender High School. Hudson told WWAY Monday night he is stepping down after four ...

Bojangles' opens second Pender County location in Burgaw  Greater Wilmington Business Journal

Grand opening festivities are taking place Wednesday at the newest Bojangles' location in Burgaw. Doors opened at 5 a.m., and giveaways of food and coupons ...

Our Coast's Food: Mullet Roe  Coastal Review Online

An exotic delicacy in many cultures dating back thousands of years and a staple and way of life for North Carolina coastal fishing families since Colonial times, ...

Valedictorians’ days numbered? Schools rethink class ranking  WTOP

The ranking of students from No. 1 on down, based on grade-point averages, has been fading steadily for about the past decade.

Meet the Triangle’s candidates for the legislature  News & Observer

All 170 seats in the Republican-controlled N.C. General Assembly are on the Nov. 8 ballot. A few Triangle races are hotly contested, while many others are ...

Teen killed when blown out of pickup identified

A teen killed when he was blown out of the back of a pickup truck Friday has been identified.

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