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A proud mom contacted me the other day about her son, a high school senior.
Oct 5, 2015
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By Allen Turner Staff Writer I hesitate to write this particular column. You might recall
Sep 27, 2015
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August was in its last throes of a well-deserved retirement when I saw gold the
Sep 3, 2015
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By Timothy Lance Guest Columnist Special to The News Reporter After completing the Quartermaster Officer
Aug 27, 2015
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The young lady was incensed. “Somebody ought to do something,” she exclaimed. Now, the crisis
Aug 26, 2015

  • Columbus County Schools will close at 1 p.m. Tuesday due to rising water.
  • Columbus County Schools will closeat 1 PM
  • County commissioners tweak, then okay, sublease agreement with plush toy manufacturer.
  • County government to resume normal hours Tuesday; schools decisions to come late Monday afternoon.
  • All county government offices closed Monday.
  • SCC will be closed Monday, as well as all courthouse offices.
  • District and Superior Court cancelled in Columbus County Monday.
  • City and county schools closed Monday due to threat of flooding
  • Parts of Columbus County could see another five to seven inches of rain through Tuesday a.m. The county is under a flood warning.
  • Fair Bluff Riverfest cancelled because of weather.
  • City of Whiteville declares state of emergency as precautionary measure. Limited personnel at emergency operations center. Others on standby
  • Due to weather county solid waste sites closed tomorrow,
  • NWS has issued a flood watch for SE North Carolina & NE South Carolina TH-SA evening. Hurricane Joaquin bringing moisture to the area TH.
  • Easement issues delay close of Canal Cove Rd bridge repair at Lake Waccamaw. Road remains open until further notice.
  • It's 11:20 Sunday night. The skies have cleared enough to see the "blood moon," or total lunar eclipse. It will last until app. midnight.
  • NC 410, south of Chadbourn, re-opened Thursday afternoon after early morning fuel truck wreck closed both lanes.
  • The pilot killed in a Riegelwood plane crash Friday before dusk was a 76-year-old Chinquapin man.
  • Fire and rescue personnel have found the plane wreckage. The pilot of the small plane was declared dead at the scene. No ID yet.
  • 11pm Friday: Fire and rescue crews are searching for a possible downed plane at Old Lake Road and Shaw Road near Riegelwood.
  • Tianna Pyatt and Kristen Howard recite poem "110 Stories" in East Columbus High School 9/11 Memorial Ceremony.
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