PENDER COUNTY – Substandard houses know no boundaries and a Wilmington group dedicated to upgrade those living conditions in the area is making Pender County a priority going so far as opening an office in the county.
ROCKY POINT – Losses are never something that one looks forward to in sports, but sometimes a loss can send a message, and a lesson can be learned, and it would appear that the girls on the Trask High School volleyball team took the lesson learned from a loss to the Lady Tigers of James Kenan back on Sept. 13 to heart, and Tuesday night they got their payback.
HOLLY RIDGE – Despite some major adversity that included the loss of one of their better players, the Dixon High School volleyball team has shown a determination and a resilience equal to what you find beating in the heart of a champion.
HAMPSTEAD – The Stonebridge Assisted Living and Memory Care facility at 2778 Country Club Drive in Hampstead will be holding a seminar that includes a basic training program for caregivers to share concerns and questions about caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or dementia.
OCEAN – It’s hard enough to win a conference title in any sport today especially in an area where military families transfer in and out, and it’s really a major accomplishment when you can win two in a row.
BURGAW – As the Pender commissioners attempt to fill vacant positions on the county health board one commissioner is beginning to outwardly show frustration with the process which led him and another commissioner to snip at one another.