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Columbus County News

Three-judge panel assigned for Sledge innocence hearing

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videoChief Justice Mark Martin has assigned a three-judge panel to convene a special session of superior court in Columbus County to hear evidence relevant to the N.C. Innocence Inquiry Commission’s recommendation in the case of State v. Joseph Sledge, 78. Sledge was convicted of killing a mother and her daughter in Bladen County in 1976. Full story...
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Tabor City man collects more than 600 nativity scenes

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videoThe Star of Bethlehem is shining bright over Columbus County this holiday season, as a Tabor City man is calling all ye faithful. Rodney Gore has more than 600 nativity scenes, from around the world, on display at his home. He has even converted his carport into an additional room to house his collection. Full story...
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Train car derails at Riegelwood paper plant

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videoNo one was hurt when a train car derailed this morning at a Columbus County paper plant. Full story...
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Woman: 'Kitten found neglected in shelter'

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video After adopting a sick kitten, a woman says the condition and treatment of cats inside a shelter is a case of neglect. The director of the shelter says while they had problems with a bug infestation a few months ago, the shelter is clean and the kitten's illness was an isolated incident. Full story...
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Mayor, residents react to Bolton double murder mystery

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video There's still no word on the identity of the second woman found dead in a shed behind a home in Bolton Monday evening. Full story...
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NEW DETAILS: One of two victims identified in Columbus Co. murders

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videoColumbus County authorities have released the identity of one of the two women whose bodies were found in a shed behind a home Monday evening. Full story...
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NEW DETAILS: Bodies of two women found in shed

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video Columbus County deputies are investigating after they say a missing persons report led them to two decomposing bodies inside a storage building. Full story...
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Father, woman charged after toddler found wandering streets alone

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video A father and his girlfriend are facing child abuse charges after investigators said the man's daughter was found wandering the streets near his home alone. Full story...
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Man who tried to rape 11-year-old heading to prison for decades

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video A Tabor City man will likely spend the rest of his life in prison for trying to rape a child three years ago. Full story...
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