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UPDATED The Columbus County Animal Shelter was burglarized Wednesday night.
Telesha Breoni Bellamy, 21. pof tje 5700 block of N.C.
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By JEFFERSON WEAVER, Staff Writer The spring crop of critters appears
By CLARA CARTRETTE, Staff Writer A young man who almost starved
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May
Teenager who beat deadly disease prepares for country music career

Clara Cartrette I 2 hours ago

By CLARA CARTRETTE, Staff Writer A young man who almost starved to death of malnutrition due ....[read more]
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Obituaries
3rd
May
MARY OPAL BALDWIN BUTLER

Laurie Roy I 4 hours ago

DUBLIN — Mary Opal Baldwin Butler, 91, died Tuesday, May 3, 2016. She was preceded ....[read more]
REBERT ‘REBA’ W. WHITE

Laurie Roy I 4 hours ago

LARRY DANNY WRIGHT

Laurie Roy I 2 hours ago

LENORE HUGHES SHELLEY

Laurie Roy I 2 hours ago

EDMUND ALLEN JOY

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Business News
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Jan
Sonic to reopen

Jefferson Weaver I 3 months ago

A drive-in restaurant that has been closed for years will soon be remodeled and reopened. ....[read more]
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  • RT : Record highs were broken today in Wilmington and Myrtle Beach! Widespread 80s across both Carolinas
  • RT : Huge shout out to & Clara Cartrette for the great article on P.L.A.N.T Club and the garden. !
  • This female dog is yet to be adopted at the animal shelter adopting fair at Gurganus Milling. Open til noon
  • Superior Court Judge Douglas Sasser denied “Fuzzy” Best a new trial this afternoon.
  • Elias Collins found guilty of armed robbery and murder of Abdo Ali Qoria, 42. Collins is sentenced to life without parole.
  • Final arguments to the jury by prosecutors & defense today (3/9/16) in 1st degree murder trial of Elias A. Collins.
  • Traffic delay due to one vehicle wreck near the intersection of Hwy 701 and Hwy 131 north of Whiteville.
  • RT : New Tornado Watch in effect until 11PM.
  • RT : Recording 29.46 in Hg and dropping as this line of clouds edges in from Fair Bluff. Chadbourn. @FO_weather
  • RT : A Wind Advisory remains in effect until 8 PM. Wind gusts of 40-50 mph can be expected, even well away from storms.
  • RT : Chadbourn flooding.
  • RT : ⚠️ Tornado Warning including Whiteville NC, Whiteville NC, Elizabethtown NC until 12:45 PM EST
  • The NWS in Wilmington has issued a Tornado Warning for North Central Columbus County & Central Bladen County until 12:45 pm
  • Alert from NWS - SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR NE COLUMBUS CTY IN SE NORTH CAROLINA & BLADEN CTY IN SE NORTH CAROLINA UNTIL 1245 PM EST
  • All Whiteville City Schools will release at 11:30 am due to inclement weather Wednesday, February 24.
  • Columbus Charter School will dismiss at noon, Wednesday, February 24.
  • Due to inclement weather, all Columbus County Schools will dismiss at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, February 24.
  • The NWS in Wilmington has issued a wind advisory Wednesday from 10am-8pm for Columbus Cty. Thunderstorms with strong winds are predicted.
  • Another water line break has many city residents with little to no water pressure Wednesday morning.
Education News
By SHALON SMITH, Staff Writer On Friday, East Columbus High School language arts teacher Debra Datesman-Tripp’s
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