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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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New Hanover school board decides against Plan A for elementary schools

The New Hanover County school board held a special meeting on Monday to discuss whether or not to allow elementary schools to move to full-time in-person learning.

Flooding continues to be a problem along Canal Drive in Carolina Beach

Flooding is always a major concern along the coast during hurricane season. In Carolina Beach, occasional flooding has been happening over the past several years when there isn't a cloud in the sky.

Snake lands on Mississippi woman as she opens her front door

A woman in Mississippi received a slithering surprise when she got home from work last week: a snake that had been lodged on top of her front door landed on her head.

Sen. Tillis: Trump to extend offshore drilling pause to NC

One of North Carolina's U.S. senators says President Donald Trump told him he'll add North Carolina to a list of states whose coastal waters won’t be subjected to offshore drilling for a decade.