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West Columbus HS grad, former Braves player Otis Nixon reported missing

Former Atlanta Braves outfielder Otis Nixon is missing.

The Latest: Police say missing ex-Braves player found safe

Police in the greater Atlanta area say former Atlanta Braves player Otis Nixon, who went missing over the weekend, has been located.

Former MLB player, West Columbus alum Otis Nixon arrested

A former Major League League baseball player, who grew up in Columbus County, was arrested in suburban Atlanta for a crime involving a child.

Trot Nixon, Michael Jordan, other locals among NCHSAA ‘100 to Remember’

videoAs part of the celebration of the centennial of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association, the NCHSAA has released the fourth and final list of its "100 To Remember" series. The list of male athletes includes local greats Michael Jordan, Chester McGlockton, Meadowlark Lemon and WWAY's own Trot Nixon.

WWAY’s Monday night sports – May 6; Hunter Ridge suspended by UNCW & Otis Nixon arrested

videoUNCW's career hits leader has been suspended from the team. Slugger Hunter Ridge has played his last game as a Seahawk. Columbus County native Otis Nixon was arrested over the weekend outside Atlanta on drug charges. Nixon played 17 seasons in Major League Baseball. Plus more!

Braves bring in big leaguers to back ballpark

videoFormer Braves baseball players are rallying in support of bringing a minor league team to Wilmington. Columbus County native Otis Nixon, Greg McMichael, Zane Smith and Jeff Treadway all came out to the pro ballpark rally in front of City Hall Saturday.

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Biles returns to Olympic competition, wins bronze on beam

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