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Fair Bluff police leaders write open letter to residents
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 3:48pm.

videoFair Bluff's new interim police chief and a newly promoted captain wrote what they call a letter of affirmation and action to citizens.

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Whiteville's Ben Treece is our newest, biggest fan of the all new Cape Fear CW
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 09/13/2013 - 2:54pm.

videoBen Treece of Whiteville posted this YouTube video today on our Facebook page. Looks like Ben's is our newest, biggest fan in Columbus County because we're launching the new Cape Fear CW on our 3.2 channel.

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Former Whiteville pitcher named tops in Orioles system
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/10/2013 - 10:07am.

videoA former Whiteville High School pitcher has won top honors in the Baltimore Orioles Minor League system.

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Columbus Co. man sentenced for gun and drug crimes
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/09/2013 - 1:36pm.

videoA federal judge has sentenced a Columbus County man to nearly five years in prison on drug and gun charges. Jason Antwan Williams, 26, pleaded guilty earlier this year to possession with intent to distribute marijuana and cocaine, felon in possession of a firearm and possession of a firearm with an obliterated serial number.

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One dead, another airlifted after truck hits tree in Columbus Co.
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 09/09/2013 - 6:51am.

One man is dead and another is airlifted after a truck hit a tree in Columbus County early Monday morning. Troopers say a truck heading northbound on NC 242 hit a ditch embankment, then struck a tree near Princess Ann Road.

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Tabor City chamber president charged with assault in South Carolina
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/21/2013 - 12:15pm.

The president of the Greater Tabor City Chamber of Commerce was arrested Tuesday on misdemeanor assault charges in North Myrtle Beach, S.C., according to police reports.

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ONLY ON 3: 12-year-old girl describes drive-by that landed her in hospital
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/15/2013 - 4:22pm.

videoA Whiteville girl is recovering from injuries from a drive-by shooting at her home overnight. Zyria Hickman, 12, was hit in the head and neck by metal and shattered glass. She is expected to be OK.

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Clergy joining fight against gangs after Chadbourn murder
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 08/13/2013 - 4:31pm.

video For the second time in a month, Chadbourn Police are investigating a murder. Now police and the community are looking at the past to fight for the future.

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Chadbourn Police continue search after man shot with rifle
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 08/12/2013 - 3:49pm.

videoChadbourn Police are searching for suspects after a shooting Friday. Police Chief Steven Shaw says Rasheed Cherry, 23, was shot multiple times with a .22-caliber rifle on West Institute Street.

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Man shot in Chadbourn
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 08/09/2013 - 10:41pm.

video A man was shot multiple times in Chadbourn just after 4 p.m. Investigators tell WWAY, the man was shot three times on West Institute Street.

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