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East Columbus High School won’t field varsity football team in 2021

The high school football season is set to get underway next Friday night and East Columbus will not be fielding a varsity squad in 2021. 

Boil water order rescinded for Lake Waccamaw

The town officially rescinded its system pressure advisory at 10:45 A.M. on Saturday, August 22, 2020.

Columbus Co. deputy helps man who fell in ditch while cleaning debris

A deputy sergeant at the Columbus County Sheriff's Office is being praised after saving an elderly man who fell in a ditch full of water after repairing his mailbox from storm-related debris. 

Boil water advisory rescinded for Lake Waccamaw

Lake Waccamaw says a boil water advisory has been issued for parts of town.

Heavy rains bring flooding concerns to Columbus County

Lake Waccamaw was one of the hardest hit areas with flooding back in 2018 during Hurricane Florence. Columbus County officials have their eyes on the town once again as the lake continues to rise with recent rainfall. 

Lake Waccamaw assisted living facility reports 12th COVID-19 case

A Lake Waccamaw assisted living facility has reported its 12th case of coronavirus.

Woman tells grandpa she’s engaged through nursing home window

As the number of coronavirus cases increase around the country, nursing homes and assisted living facilities are protecting their elderly residents by restricting visitors and time spent outside.

Lake Waccamaw prepares for Christmas parade

Saturday morning the town of Lake Waccamaw will have its annual Christmas parade.

Rodeo in Lake Waccamaw expands after selling out in 2018

The rodeo at the Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina is expanding to three nights this year after selling out both nights in 2018. 

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South Carolina lifts rule for mandatory masks in restaurants

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New Hanover County elementary students looking forward to full-time in the classroom

Many children enjoyed the sunshine on Friday at Long Leaf Park before heading back to the classroom full time on Monday.