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Crimes / Fires / Wrecks
Area leaders hope the calm in the wake of the Ferguson, Mo. riots will lead
Aug 26, 2014
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Two Whiteville residents have been arrested for selling cocaine to an undercover buyer for Whiteville
Aug 25, 2014
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Thieves hit the Columbus Charter School northwest of Whiteville, and Acme-Delco Middle School this week.
Aug 14, 2014
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Organizers hope Tuesday’s events at Bolton will help combat that town’s ongoing problems with crime.
Aug 4, 2014
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Myron Burney, Elizabeth City State University’s Interim Vice Chancellor of Enrollment Management, was killed Monday
Jul 29, 2014
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  • Summer Ellis of Whiteville was the first person in line for the at the store this morning.
  • Crowds gathered in the pre-dawn hours to get the Iphone 6 Friday. See photo.
  • 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.
Education News
Stuart High I Sep 2, 2014
Cerro Gordo Elementary School Principal Kent Lovett is leaving the school to take a principal’s

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Sports of all Sorts
Dan Biser I Sep 19, 2014
BOYS SOCCER East Columbus 3, Whiteville 2 (ot) VOLLEYBALL South Columbus 3, Whiteville 0 GIRLS ....

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  • sbuster1

    Any news on the past or pending sentencing of Justin Lee Rooks Et EL?