Former Columbus County Sheriff candidate Calvin Norton was arrested at his home this morning.
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.
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.
Investigators with the Columbus County Sheriff's Office say a man is facing charges after trying to attack his former girlfriend.
A community pulls together to replace items lost in an elementary school fire.
Whiteville police are looking for the person or persons responsible for a bank robbery.
Ten suspicious fires spanning five years have police on the lookout for who is starting them. Three of those fires have been set in the last six weeks.
In anticipation for another early morning winter weather event, NCDOT crews are getting ready to treat the roads, if needed.
Investigators say while they cannot determine the cause of a fire at a school, they say there's no evidence of foul play.
A former assistant district attorney is out on $10,000 bond for altering court documents, according to the State Bureau of Investigation.