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Boil water order rescinded for Lake Waccamaw

The town officially rescinded its system pressure advisory at 10:45 A.M. on Saturday, August 22, 2020.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Boil water advisory rescinded for Lake Waccamaw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

Western wild horses and burros adoption in the Cape Fear

Over the weekend, two truck loads totaling 63 wild horses and burros came to Lake Waccamaw in hopes of being adopted. The horses up for adoption came from the rangelands in ten western states including Wyoming, Utah, and Nevada.

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Town of Belville talks food trucks, Riverwalk upgrades, Mayfaire-esque town center

BELVILLE, NC (WWAY) -- At a Board of Commissioners meeting Monday night, the Town of Belville made a decision regarding the future of food trucks at town events, and town leaders gave an update on repairs to the Brunswick Riverwalk and future plans.

Free COVID-19 testing site opening in New Hanover County

Starting Tuesday there will be a new way to get tested for COVID-19 in New Hanover County for free.

Barrett confirmed as Supreme Court justice in partisan vote

Amy Coney Barrett is headed to to the Supreme Court.

North Carolina to get nearly 3.2M BinaxNOW virus tests

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says it’s sending nearly 3.2 million rapid coronavirus tests to North Carolina.