03rd Dec2012

Topsail Beach Christmas Parade draws a crowd

by Ken Clarke

TOPSAIL BEACH – Residents and visitors lined South Anderson Blvd. Saturday morning in Topsail Beach to watch town officials, merchants and Santa Clause pass by in the 9th annual Topsail Beach Christmas Parade.

03rd Dec2012

Pender County Commissioner Agenda 12-3-12

by Contributor

MONDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2012 – 4:00 p.m.

02nd Dec2012

Christmas Concert at Blake’s Chapel

by Contributor

HAMPSTEAD – For those looking for a little of the Christmas spirit or just a chance to hear some good holiday music then head out to Blake’s Chapel this weekend as they will host a Christmas concert.

02nd Dec2012

Brown’s 41 points lead Titans past Bulldogs

by Lee Wagner

ROCKY POINT – Heading into Friday night’s game between the boys’ basketball teams from Trask and Dixon High Schools one could make the argument that the Titans were a one-man show with junior Rasheed Brown having scored 17 points in a 67-40 loss to New Hanover, and 31 points in a 70-48 defeat at the hands of North Brunswick.

01st Dec2012

Smith, Keri White lead Lady Pirates to easy
win over Pender

by Contributor

HAMPSTEAD – It’s always good when a team can send a message early in any game, often setting the tone for what may happen the remainder of the way.

01st Dec2012

Topsail defense creates 35 turnovers in win over Pender

by Contributor

HAMPSTEAD – A quote that originally said, “Offense sells tickets, defense wins championships,” has often been associated with former Alabama football Coach Bear Bryant but the truth is the origin is traced back to Dave Thorson, a high-school basketball coach and Michigan graduate.

01st Dec2012

Today in History – Dec. 1 – Rosa Parks refuses to
give up her seat on a bus

by Ken Clarke

On this day in 1955 a black seamstress and member of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) in Montgomery, Alabama named Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a public bus to a white man and instantly became the mother of the civil rights movement.

01st Dec2012

SURF CITY POLICE STATS Nov. 20-26

by Ken Clarke

CALLS FOR SERVICE