Pender County graduation ceremonies moved to Saturday morning

Pender graduation ceremonies postponed

PENDER COUNTY, N.C. (WECT) - Friday morning’s inclement weather has forced the postponement for graduation for Pender, Heide Trask and Topsail high schools.

“After carefully reviewing the forecast, Pender County’s traditional high schools are postponing graduation ceremonies at Heide Trask, Pender and Topsail to Saturday, June 13,” Pender County Schools announced in a news release Friday afternoon.

As previously approved by the Pender County Board of Education, Heide Trask and Pender are scheduled to have their ceremonies begin at 10 a.m., while Topsail is slated to start at 10:30 a.m.

District officials will meet Saturday morning to review weather conditions and a final update is expected to be sent to the public around 7:30 am.

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