Pender County

Tourism in North Carolina is up all over the state – to the tune of 18-billion dollars in spending last year. 

Wilmington Faith and Values

More than 100 local churches and individuals gave money to open a chapel at Pender County Correctional Institution. The groundbreaking last week was also a community affair.

Homelessness Down across Region

Mar 1, 2012
By User:Nyttend [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Each year, the Tri-County Homeless Interagency Council tracks the number of homeless living in New Hanover, Pender and Brunswick counties. 

The dropout rate for North Carolina saw a marked decrease last school year.