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Police: Store owner fired warnings before shooting robber

Police say Charles Hickman, the owner of Waccamaw Outdoor Supply, shot the suspect after firing multiple warning shots.

UPDATE: Man shot during robbery has died

videoStore clerks in New Hanover County have become famous for protecting themselves from would-be robbers. Now that trend has moved out to Columbus County, where there was a a robber was shot and killed near Lake Waccamaw.

Lake Waccamaw State Park is the North Carolina 2011 Park of the Year

Lake Waccamaw State Park in Columbus County has been named the North Carolina 2011 Park of the Year by the NC Division of Parks and Recreation.

Missing man’s body found in Lake Waccamaw

Stewart Young, 47, of Bladenboro drowned while rescuing one of his four children from the water.

Head-on collision kills two in Columbus County

video Two Columbus County families are mourning the loss of a loved one. An East Columbus High School student collided head-on with a Columbus County transportation driver Monday morning on Old Lake Road just north of the high school.

Lake Waccamaw is the source of inspiration for one Whiteville artist

videoThe story of one local artist begins in Hungary, and continues in Lake Waccamaw. It is the beauty and nature of her surroundings that inspire her many works of art.

Lake Waccamaw clearcutting concerns

videoLake Waccamaw residents and officials are trying to save the last remaining wetlands in the cove canal swamp.

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Man dies in single vehicle accident on Highway 17

The accident occurred on Saturday, Apr. 10, around 1 p.m. roughly two miles south of Bolivia.

Sixth person shot in York County mass shooting dies at hospital

His family reported Friday that Shook was out of surgery and stable, but wasn’t out of the woods quite yet. Hours later, the coroner’s office released the news that Shook has lost his battle.

The Salvation Army holds spring fundraiser during the Azalea Festival

This is the second year the Salvation Army of the Cape Fear Women's Auxiliary is not holding its annual "Spring Fling", traditionally held during the Azalea Festival, and like last year, it's been canceled because of the pandemic.

NHRMC and Novant Health partner with Cape Fear Habitat to build their 11th home

Novant health and New Hanover Regional Medical Center partnering with Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity to sponsor a home for a local mother of two .