Pender News

Burning Ban to be Lifted, June 10, 2019 at 5pm

The Pender County Fire Marshal announced the lifting of the County burning ban effective today, Monday, June 10, 2019 at 5pm. Persons choosing to burn must still use caution. Fire officials recommend that anyone burning have resources immediately available to control their fire. Those resources include water hoses, buckets of water, and hand tools. Should […]

Pender County reviews AM broadcast possibilities

BURGAW – Pender County Board of Commissioners and the county’s emergency management personnel are reviewing a proposed plan to bring an AM radio station online. “When a major storm blows into the Pender County region and power is lost, an AM station is a solution to reach the entire county during an emergency,” said Tom […]

Topsail Sounds Summer Concerts start June 25, 2019 in Topsail Beach

TOPSAIL BEACH – The Town of Topsail Beach and Pender County Parks and Recreation will present Topsail Sounds Summer Concerts on June 25 and July 23. “We are pleased to work with Pender County Parks and Recreation to bring these two concerts to the Town of Topsail Beach,” said Howard Braxton, mayor. “The concerts will […]

Hurricane season has arrived, being prepared is critical

PENDER COUNTY – With the start of Hurricane season, Pender County is here to promote hurricane preparedness for citizens in our county. To help spread the word and make citizens better prepared, we are committed to continuing to ensure all know their risk, get prepared and stay informed. Over the past 3 years, we have […]

Local Burning Ban Issued for Pender County

For Immediate Release May 30, 2019 A County burning ban has been issued for Pender County by the Pender County Fire Marshal’s Office. Extremely dry weather conditions, and hazardous forest fire conditions have prompted the Pender County Fire Marshal to issue a burning ban effective today at 5:00 pm. The Pender County Fire Marshal has […]

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