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Boil water advisory rescinded for Lake Waccamaw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.

Old canoes surface, disappear again at Lake Waccamaw

All kinds of stuff can surface in lakes, but have you ever stumbled upon a piece of history?

Wilmington-area gators, fish show high levels of contaminants

Alligators and striped bass in the Wilmington area have levels of per- and polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) many times higher than their counterparts elsewhere in the state.

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