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Columbus County Shelter animals traveling as far and wide as Italy

Thanks to social media, the Columbus County Animal Shelter is placing animals across the state, country and even the world, according to a news release.
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Teacher of the Week: Denise Davis

Denise Davis is called encouraging, motivating and inspiring, but not by her students. She was nominated by fellow teacher Christian Williams who says she is a wonderful mentor as well as an amazing teacher. "She always has a smiling face when you walk in the door," he says.
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Bill hopes to reenact tax free holiday weekend in NC

A bill has been proposed in the senate to bring back a tax free weekend to the state.
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Nurse practitioner arrested on drug charges in Columbus County

A Whiteville woman is charged with possession of marijuana.
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Luke Kuechly to headline Wilmington event honoring area high school athletes

Carolina Panthers Linebacker Luke Kuechly will be the featured guest speaker at the inaugural Best of StarNewsVarsity awards dinner on June 20 and will help StarNews Media honor top high school athletes from across Southeastern North Carolina.
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Columbus Co. Animal Control could soon use dart guns to catch animals

Columbus County Animal Control is requesting approval to use dart guns.
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Columbus County needs help identifying breaking and entering suspects

The Columbus County Sheriff's Office is searching for the men accused of breaking into a Chadbourn home.
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Hallsboro man charged in deadly crash

A Hallsboro man is charged with involuntary manslaughter and felony death by vehicle after an accident that killed a Bolton man.