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As we enter the last month of the year and the Christmas season, the desire
Dec 1, 2014
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Some of the races in the recent elections brought back memories – bad ones. As
Nov 11, 2014
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While the likelihood of someone suffering from the Ebola virus passing through Columbus County isn’t
Nov 3, 2014
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Columbus County could soon be facing an interesting challenge. Like the dog who chases cars
Jul 25, 2014
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On the surface, fracking—the use of hydraulic pressure and machinery to access natural gas deposits
Jun 4, 2014
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  • Poetry Out Loud high school competition at East Columbus today. NR writer, Wallyce Todd, is guest judge and will report results.
  • Xzavia Roshad Parker, 23, of Longs, SC, sent to prison after pleading to 2nd-degree murder in Tabor City shooting.
  • Les High gives sister Stuart a piggyback ride into the office. More pics:
  • RT : Clear skies, calm winds, and a brisk 28°F in Chadbourn this Wednesday. Sunrise!
  • RT : drizzle this evening in Chadbourn, NC.
  • The three-judge panel has released Joseph Sledge.
  • Joseph Sledge listens to a witness.
  • A three-judge panel sits on the case of Joseph Sledge.
  • Assistant clerk Rita Batchelor testifies during the case of Joseph Sledge. Sledge has been behind bars since 1978.
  • Update: Three-judge panel to hear motion here FR to free Joseph Sledge. Hearing at County Commissioner meeting room on Smith St at 10 am.
  • Fax Rector, former Chadbourn mayor, has died after an extended illness.
  • Joseph Sledge, 70, in prison since '78 conviction in double-murder case, could be freed here FR after hearing motion to dismiss conviction.
  • RT : Columbus County's Tuesday sunrise.
  • RT : Cool start for our MLK Day. Clear skies should warm up quickly today with high temps in the lower 60's!
  • Local police department heads answer questions at the forum at Saint Mark's A.M.E Zion Church in Whiteville.
  • A forum is being held in Whiteville tonight with local police departments.
  • We've confirmed that there was no robbery today at O'Reilly Auto Parts on North JK Powell Blvd in Whiteville.
  • Police are looking for white late-model Honda in this morning's robbery at BB&T Plaza Branch in S. Whiteville. Occupied by two black males.
  • EMS responded to BB&T robbery and injured person was not transported to hospital.
  • Developing Story: BB&T robbed in South Whiteville.
Education News
The Columbus County Board of Education approved increases in the supplements its teachers and non-certified

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Sports of all Sorts
Thursday’s Semi-final round of Hallsboro Middle School Invitational Basketball Tournament GIRLS Evergreen 31, Central 27 ....

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