Columbus County News
Attorney: Soles paid off Blackburn after shooting
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Fri, 06/10/2011 - 3:30pm.

video The R.C. Soles saga continues. The attorney who represented Kyle Blackburn, the young man soles shot in 2009, has filed a lawsuit against blackburn. In it he claims Soles paid Blackburn a large sum of money after the shooting.

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East Columbus wins state high school baseball championship
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 06/04/2011 - 6:51pm.

Shortstop Derrick Bracey had two hits and two RBI to lead East Columbus to a come-from-behind 8-7 victory over South Stanly Saturday night in the final game of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association state 1-A baseball championship series.

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East Columbus student charged with bringing drugs to school
Submitted by Katie Harden on Fri, 06/03/2011 - 3:16pm.

video An East Columbus High School student took his chances on campus with drugs and now has to pay. Police reports say the student was found with marijuana at school.

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East Columbus has sights set on state title
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 06/01/2011 - 4:58pm.

videoThe pairings are set. East Columbus will begin the 1-A high school baseball state championship series on Friday against South Stanly in Zebulon at 5pm. The 1-A title game will be played on Saturday. Will the South Stanly Rebel Bulls be "Gator Bait?"

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SCC Rams end season at juco world series
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 05/30/2011 - 7:13pm.

The Southeastern Community College baseball team committed five errors on Monday against Des Moines Area Community College. Some of the errors directly resulted in early runs for Des Moines. As a result the season came to an end on Monday for our local baseball squad from Columbus County.

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SCC Rams hold off Gateway at juco world series
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 05/29/2011 - 7:54pm.

The Southeastern Community College baseball team lost their first round game on Saturday at the national junior college world series. The Rams rebounded on Sunday though with a come from behind win with four runs in the ninth inning.

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SCC Rams lose first game in juco World Series
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 05/28/2011 - 5:21pm.

Western Oklahoma jumped out to an early five run advantage against Southeastern Community College on Saturday. The Rams caught up, but they never gained the lead. In order to win the national junior college division two world series the Southeastern CC Rams have to win five games in a row. If they lose again they'll be out of the tournament.

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Chadbourn Police investigating Memorial Weekend murder
Submitted by Asha Dave on Sat, 05/28/2011 - 4:58pm.

One man is dead and another is sitting in jail, charged with murder, after an early morning shooting in Chadbourn.

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Nursing assistant accused of having sex with patient
Submitted by Katie Harden on Fri, 05/27/2011 - 4:05pm.

video A nursing assistant is in jail charged with having sex with her patient at an assisted living facility. What's more, she allegedly paid the man.

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Community rallies behind District Attorney Jon David
Submitted by Katie Harden on Thu, 05/26/2011 - 9:03pm.

video Although Judge Jerry Jolly isn’t his biggest fan, District Attorney Jon David still has his supporters who say what is happening is wrong and they will not stand for it anymore.

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