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By: TIMOTHY LANCE Special to The News Reporter On a warm summer day nearly 40
Aug 15, 2015
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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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  • Friday night storm clouds over Lake Waccamaw.
  • Traffic backed up on Hwy 74 near Bolton at Livingston Creek Market due to wreck.
  • The overpass at Union Valley Road & U.S. 74-76 has been shut down as crews attempt to repair several downed power lines from earlier storm.
  • CFD reporting some homes damaged on peacock road near chadbourn
  • N Whiteville and Brunswick VFDs called to help Chadbourn with several downed trees and power lines Wed. at 5:15.
  • Fire and rescue dispatched to possible tornado touchdown west of Chadbourn. Wednesday at 5 pm
  • Dr Bryan Abernethy named new ECHS principal. Was asst. principal at Topsail Middle.
  • Excessive Heat warning issued for Columbus County TU, July 21. Expires at 7pm.
  • RT : The POP! Selfie Olympics! Post your selfie on Instagram using , and you could win a pizza party:
  • Severe thunderstorm warning in effect for north Whiteville, LW and Hallsboro until 2:15 Monday
  • Daniel Carl Walters, 67, is the man who drowned in the farm pond south of Whiteville Friday. He had been fishing.
  • One person has drowned in a small farm at Dogwood estates at the city limits in S Whiteville Friday v
  • One person died after being rear-ended by a Hummer near Williams Township Thursday morning.
  • RT : NCHP on scene of signal vehicle in the ditch. West bound 74/76 at NC Hwy 701 intersection. Weather related?
  • RT : Are you proud to call Columbus County home? Check out @high_how_are_u's top 10 signs you are from the County on POP!:
  • The Declaration of Independence is read at the McNeills at Lake Waccamaw for 69th time
  • RT : Chances are you have seen Steve T. Epp rolling his cross throughout Columbus County for the past week. Story:
  • About 1,500 without power in Whiteville and Chadourn at 10 pm. No major fires or wrecks reported, though numerous stoplights still out.
  • Storm appears stalled in whiteviile and points south
  • Duke Energy reporting multiple outages in Whiteville, incl. 701 severe T storm warning, heavy rain til 10:15
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Due to a water main break, Cerro Gordo Elementary released school today at 1:30 p.m. Workers

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