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Students at Old Dock exercise after school.

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Young girls take part in an after school exercise program at Old Dock.

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23rd
Apr
City approves demolition contract

Jefferson Weaver I 12 hours ago

Whiteville officials Tuesday approved a contract to demolish to old skating rink. Considered the worst ....[read more]
More details on Delco murder

Jefferson Weaver I 2 days ago

Early voting starts Thursday

Jefferson Weaver I 3 days ago

Council to consider demolition contract

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Kansas murderer was headliner here

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23rd
Apr
LACY THOMPSON

Laurie Roy I 9 hours ago

CHADBOURN — Lacy Randolph Thompson Sr., 87, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, April ....[read more]
WILHEMENIA COLLINS JOHNSON

Laurie Roy I 12 hours ago

GARY ST. DENNIS NANCE

Laurie Roy I 12 hours ago

BONNIE SMITH ENSLEY

Laurie Roy I 15 hours ago

ROY LEE TOMPKINS

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  • 1,800 Duke customers without power Whiteville and Chadbourn areas. Expect service by 1 am. Damage near B-boro not a tornado but high winds.
  • Possible tornado touched down near Bladenboro headed east.
  • Kenny Garland is new city superintendent of Whiteviile City Schools. He was the associate superintendent of Cherokee County Schools.
  • From Lake Waccamaw board meeting...Home Insurance rates will go up an avg. $1,400 across the board.
  • Lake board approves up to $50,000 for fire dept needs. Individuals, Companies and other depts donating gear and cash.
  • Power out in much of Whiteville. Limb fell near WHS
  • Lake Waccamaw Rescue upset that town took portable radios from them over weekend in ongoing dispute.
  • Columbus under Tornado Watch until 9 p.m.
  • NWS predicting possible severe weather later today, tonight, Tuesday. Rain could exceed an inch and there is concern about severe T-Storms.
  • Danny Gene Jones, 61, was killed when he was ejected in a single car wreck at 6 am south of Hallsboro on 1001 today. More in today's NR.
  • Unconfirmed reports are that the man who fled police after Sunday's chase was hit with 13 shots.
  • The man shot running from police today was wanted for shooting his estranged wife Sat. night in Jacksonville. He was chased from SC line.
  • There's been a bad wreck with entrapment where traffic has been diverted at Sam Potts and Firetower Road.
  • Westbound and eastbound lanes of 74 near Lake still shutdown 2-1/2 hours after shootout as SBI investigates.
  • A story and photos of the man shot after a car chase on US 74-76 are posted at .
  • Police have shot a man on US 74 near the LW after a chase that started S of Whiteville. Victim airlifted to NHRMC.
  • Correction - Police responded to Columbus Regional in reference to wounding of unknown person after shots fired near Central Middle School.
  • Dashad Maultsby of Chadbourn struck in lower back & side by one bullet while seated in vehicle near Central Middle School around 12:30 pm.
  • Please have responded to Columbus Regional in reference to the wounding of an unknown person after shots fired near Central Middle School.
  • A woman driving a minivan rear-ended a school bus at high speed just past DSS this morning. The woman's was pinned for about 30 minutes.
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