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Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/10/2013 - 10:09am.READ MORE:
Whiteville is looking for a new police chief. In a news release, City Manager Larry Faison said Jerry Britt "was separated from city employment as a result of violations of the City’s Personnel Policy Article VII: Leaves of Absence and Article IX: Unsatisfactory Performance related to incapacity, unable to meet work standards and a pattern of failing to report to work." Full story...
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Wed, 10/09/2013 - 4:19pm.READ MORE:
Yellow tape surrounded the Columbus County home today where deputies say two men were shot and one died last night. The brother of the surviving victim, who was one of the first to arrive after the shooting, says he knows who did it and caught them on camera. Full story...
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Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Tue, 10/08/2013 - 5:03pm.READ MORE:
One of the oldest movie theaters in North Carolina faces an ultimatum; convert to digital, or close. It's the only movie theater in Whiteville, but it may soon shut its doors. Cinema 3 opened in 1928, and has been entertaining generations ever since. But new technology might force it out of business. Full story...
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 3:15pm.READ MORE:
Two people are dead in Columbus County after what investigators say was a murder-suicide. The Columbus County Sheriff's Office says it was called to Spivey Road near Tabor City around 8:30 a.m. after the three children who live here could not make contact with their parents. Full story...
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Thu, 09/19/2013 - 5:13pm.READ MORE:
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/18/2013 - 2:06pm.READ MORE:
Nine people have been taken to the hospital after a tour bus carrying students and a tractor-trailer collided on US 74/76 near Bolton in Columbus County. Full story...
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Wed, 09/18/2013 - 3:03am.READ MORE:
When you look at Katie Diehl and Madison Hammonds talking with one another, you'd think they're old friends. In a way...they are. Madison is an eighth grade student at Central Middle School and though she likes eighth grade, she really loved seventh grade. That's because Mrs. Diehl was her teacher. Full story...