On this day in 1907 the worst mining disaster in American history took place when an explosion in a grid of mines owned by the Fairmont Coal Company killed 361 coal miners.
SURF CITY - The Karen Beasley Turtle Hospital has announced it will be open for tours each Saturday until Christmas from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
MONDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2013 – 4:00 p.m.
Science fun has “re-Zoomed” at Hampstead Branch Library. While science experiments may not be the first thing people associate with the public library, as an experiment, Zoom and Fetch @ your library® is a success. The hour long group activity, facilitated in Hampstead by Terri Strong, will be held Wednesdays at 4:00 pm October 2 through December 18.
SNEADS FERRY - For the past 11 years, Rick’s Restaurant in Sneads Ferry has been helping the community during this time of giving as they set up their “Angel Tree” the day after thanksgiving.
TOPSAIL BEACH – Last month the Town of Topsail Beach discussed the possibility of paddling trails to view the information to the town click the following links.
PENDER COUNTY - When the Pender County commissioners hold their next and only December meeting the board will decide who will be chairman over the next year.