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Local beaver trappers are closing in on a goal many never thought possible. Officials and trappers
Apr 4, 2015
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A Columbus County native with over 20 years of experience in the fire service was
Apr 3, 2015
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A Columbus County charter school voluntarily closed its doors Thursday (today) while state regulators try
Apr 2, 2015
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By ALLEN TURNER, Staff Writer In a 4-3 vote, the Columbus County Board of Commissioners Monday
Mar 23, 2015
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By ALLEN TURNER, Staff Writer The Columbus County Board of Commissioners deferred a request from the
Mar 23, 2015
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  • RT : 48° under my carport at 7:00 am. It's Friday and that's good.
  • All seven county commissioners pledged Monday to do what was necessary to add as many security cameras as needed in the new courthouse annex
  • RT : Monday morning and rain total: 0.83" in the past 24 hours. CoCoRaHS station NC-CL-03 (Chadbourn 1.1NNW).
  • RT : Sunday sunrise in Columbus County.
  • Matt McLean and Nikki Walker win Dancing with the Vineland Stars.
  • RT : Beautiful weather today.
  • Mon. 5 pm: A large tractor is on its axle on RR overpass on Powell Blvd. Southbound traffic can pass, but northbound diverted to Madison.
  • RT : Spring is Here!
  • Shannon Blackman, who had been the county's acting fire marshal, has been named fire marshal.
  • Col Co commissioners vote 4-3 to not put 'Hallsboro' on tower, but painter acted before vote & painted 'Hallsboro.'
  • Animal control officials are searching for two pit bull dogs that attacked & killed a family pet Friday near Bolton.
  • RT : Frosty Sunday morning.
  • The tour of the historic courthouse has begun (Sat. am)
  • Freeze warning early Sunday morning. Lows expected to be in the upper 20s.
  • After deliberating 1hr 28 minutes, the jury sentences Christopher Frione to life without parole after finding him guilty of murder.
  • Christopher Frione found guilty of all four felony counts including murder. Sentencing to follow.
  • Judge will charge jury at 1:45 in Christopher Frione murder trial. Frione charged in death of Lee Travis Wright in October, 2013.
  • RT : Rain storm this morning dropped over 1 inch in areas west of Whiteville.
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  • Concerned Citizen

    I wish the Reporter would make the correct name changes. The EMS service is provided by the Auxiliary, their station name and number will be assigned within the next month. Station 9 Fire and Rescue is provided by Lake Waccamaw Fire and Rescue department.

    • John

      Another false statement by the “concerned” one. Station 9 Fire and Rescue is being provided by Hallsboro, Buckhead, and Bolton!

      • Concerned Citizen

        No sir,
        Station 9 is station 9 Lake Waccamaw Fire and Rescue, Hallsboro, Buckhead, and Bolton are the mutual aid stations (each with their own station identification number) that are providing fire coverage until station 9 reopens. They have provided a great service to this community in this unfortunate time.

        • John

          That is what I meant. It is great that the surrounding departments have stepped up and you are very correct in saying “during this unfortunate time. All involved needs to grow up and do what is right for the community