Pender News

Inaugural Golf Classic to benefit Parks Foundation of Pender County

PENDER COUNTY – The Pender County Parks and Recreation Department announced the Inaugural Golf Classic will tee off April 29 with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. at Castle Bay Country Club. “All proceeds will benefit our newly founded Parks Foundation of Pender County,” said Doug Shipley, Pender County Parks and Recreation director. The golf […]

Tree seedling giveaway, March 8

HAMPSTEAD – The Pender County Parks and Recreation Department will host a tree seedling giveaway March 8, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Pender County Government Annex, 15060 US Hwy. 17. “This is the perfect opportunity to replace trees that may have been lost during Hurricane Florence,” said Zach White, Pender County Parks and […]

Board of County Commissioners Amends Meeting Schedule

Burgaw – The Board of Commissioners Meeting which was originally scheduled for the Hampstead Annex on February 19, has been moved to the Pender County Public Assembly Room in Burgaw, located at 805 S. Walker Street. At their February 4, 2019 meeting, the Board of Commissioners approved the move due to repairs that are ongoing […]

Hurricane Florence State of Emergency terminated

BURGAW – More than five months have passed since Pender County declared a state of emergency for Hurricane Florence. Today, Pender County Chairman George Brown terminated the state of emergency. “A state of emergency no longer exists,” said Brown. “However, our recovery efforts will continue.” Since the Hurricane Florence State of Emergency went into effect […]

Pender County hires Jennifer Kimler as new Human Resources Director

BURGAW – Pender County Manager Randell Woodruff announced Jennifer Kimler has been hired as the county’s Human Resource Director. Kimler previously served as the county’s human resources/risk management specialist since June 2017. Kimler is a member of the Society for Human Resources Management. Kimler has earned numerous certifications, including a certified ALICE Instructor for Active […]

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