Ciro Alfonso Lazo and Sofia Chicas Romero are facing drug charges. (Photo courtesy: Columbus Co. Sheriff's Office)
Pair arrested on meth charges, child present at bust
Deputies with the Columbus County Sheriff's Office said a Durham pair is accused of having and trafficking methamphetamine. A young child was with the pair at the time of the arrest, they said. Wed, 07/22/2015 - 10:57am
Whiteville Police: Woman shot while sitting in car at complex
Police are investigating after they say a woman was shot while sitting in a car at a Whiteville apartment complex Thursday night. Fri, 07/17/2015 - 7:31am
Whitevill Rec groundbreaking
Whiteville city leaders break ground on recreation complex addition
Whiteville town leaders broke ground on an expansion of its recreation center Tuesday. Tue, 07/14/2015 - 11:34pm
Company buys Whiteville-Myrtle Beach rail line
A Kentucky company is buying a closed railroad company that operated a line between Myrtle Beach and Whiteville. Fri, 06/26/2015 - 12:55pm
Bug Fest South takes over the NC Museum of Natural Science at Whiteville
Today was all about bugs at the NC Museum of Natural Science at Whiteville. Sat, 06/13/2015 - 6:23pm
Family and friends of a missing Leland woman held a candlelight vigil for her on May 12, 2015.
Vigil held for missing Leland woman
Family and friends of a missing Leland woman held a candlelight vigil Tuesday night to help spread the word of her disappearance and pray for her. Tue, 05/12/2015 - 11:20pm
The Whiteville City Council is meeting tonight and one item on their agenda is the approval of a bid to improve Nolan Park.
Whiteville leaders hope park improvements help improve residents’ health
The Whiteville City Council met Tuesday night. The Council voted to move forward with a bid to improve Nolan Park. Tue, 04/28/2015 - 5:57pm
Former sheriff candidate arrested in Columbus County
Former Columbus County Sheriff candidate Calvin Norton was arrested at his home this morning. Wed, 04/22/2015 - 10:39am
Whiteville police chief one step closer to certification
More than a year after taking the job, Whiteville's police chief is one big step closer to being able to carry a gun and make arrests. Fri, 04/17/2015 - 12:15am
Florida school helps Columbus Co. school after fire
A Columbus County elementary school gets help from a Florida elementary school after a fire destroys the main building. Old Dock Elementary School lost its historic main building almost two months ago. The school's auditorium and library are now just memories for former student Lisa Metts. Fri, 02/27/2015 - 11:22pm