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It’s understandable why so many think life began in some primordial swamp. I’m not one
Sep 15, 2014
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The neighbor and I stood shocked in the parking lot, watching the sky. It was an
Sep 8, 2014
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He turned up in one of my coyote traps last winter, a displaced hip, protruding
Aug 26, 2014
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Even before the twisting of the steering wheel tattletaled about the tortured tire, I knew
Aug 12, 2014
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I was knee-deep in a flooded field, taking an ill-advised shortcut. The grass was nearly
Aug 5, 2014
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  • The News Reporter's Walllyce Todd begins a series of articles today (TH) about mental illness & other social concerns that create depression
  • It rained nearly eight inches at the Lake this weekend and at the Border Belt Research Station.
  • Eddie Spaulding, 70 yr old male from Lake Waccamaw, has been identified as the victim in the fatal wreck Thursday on NC 87 in Riegelwood.
  • 70 yr old Lake Waccamaw male killed in vehicle & log truck wreck on NC 87 in Riegelwood. Identification pending notification of next of kin.
  • The Chamber's Golf Tournament is a 'go' tomorrow. Players may register at 10am & tee off at 11am. No shotgun start.
  • East Columbus at Trask and W Brunswick at South Columbus V Football will be played tonight (9/11) at 7:00 p.m. East Columbus JV cancelled.
  • Dr. Anthony Clarke of Richmond County Community College is new SCC president.
  • Columbus under a flood watch until Tuesday am.
  • An 18-wheeler loaded with lumber has hit a light poke and overturned east of Fair Bluff. US 76 is shut down.
  • All Columbus County Parks & Recreation soccer games have been canceled today.
  • Smart Start needs volunteers. Learn about the team and how you can help prep kids for school in Thursday's paper.
  • Whiteville Police and Rescue have been called to a shooting in Whiteville on Nolan Ave in front of the park.
  • Edward Earl Lewis,62, of Delco identified as man who died in motorcycle wreck today. His wife was transferred to N. Hanover.
  • Allstate Pigskin Picks Football Contest over $1,000 prizes.
  • A man has died in a motorcycle wreck south of Nakina on NC 905 Monday morning at 11:45. A female passenger was hurt.
  • A 17-month-old infant drowned in an above-ground pool Sunday near Cerro Gordo after he went missing. More in today's NR.
  • Hot bikers appreciated cold water at Take The Lake.
  • Take the Lake bikers start their trip around the lake.
  • Perfect morning for kayakers to Take The Lake.
  • We saw them take off and now they are back. The St James Missionary Baptist Church Team completes the TTL challenge.
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Dan Biser I Sep 18, 2014
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