On Tuesday and Wednesday, the university plans to sound the sirens in short bursts with a “growling” noise and/or with messaging from the sirens. On Thursday, the school has a full-volume test set for noon.
If you want to sign up for these alerts all you have to do is text your zip code to 888777. If you have a landline, you’re automatically signed up to get these alerts at your home or business in Pender County.
The UNCW Seahawks, fresh off winning the CAA baseball tournament championship, will meet the Duke Blue Devils at 1:00 p.m. Friday in the opening game of the NCAA baseball tournament regional at Springs Brooks Stadium.