Sloop Point volunteer Fire Department to receive more than $50,000

Posted by Debra Worley - email

PENDER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - Uncle Sam is lending a helping hand to a fire department in Pender County.

The Sloop Point Volunteer Fire Department will receive more than $67,000 in federal funds.

Monday, Congressman Mike McIntyre made the announcement and said first responders are on the front lines protecting citizens everyday.

The money will be used for Sloop Point operations and safety initiatives.