Riegelwood residents held a ceremony for Cape Fear River's Lock and Dam No. 1, which has played a vital role in the community for 100 years.
Columbus County residents will have a chance next month to sound off on a plan to give incentives to a large employer.
Columbus County leaders will consider incentives for a major employer.
The North Carolina Wing Civil Air Patrol has confirmed that one person is dead after a small plane crashed in Riegelwood. CAP assisted in finding the plane.
Brunswick County Sheriff's detectives say a Columbus County man faces several charges, including second degree rape.
A spokeswoman with the International Paper Riegelwood Mill says three people are recovering from injuries sustained at the mill this morning.
A spokeswoman for International Paper says its Riegelwood paper mill will be converted into a new type of production, affecting jobs in the mill.
The family of a man last seen almost a week ago is planning a prayer vigil this weekend.
No one was hurt when a train car derailed this morning at a Columbus County paper plant.
A Lake Waccamaw man is dead after crashing into the back of a log truck.