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GOP primary election voting happened Tuesday despite the pandemic.
A local food pantry is giving away thousands of free eggs and milk in Columbus County.
The city of Whiteville was hammered with heavy rains throughout the day on Tuesday. A few areas saw five inches of rain in two hours according to the National Weather Service. City officials say that type of rainfall led to instant flash flooding across.
A storm system dumped several inches of rain in Whiteville Tuesday night flooding streets and causing significant damage to a public works facility.
The new Hallsboro Road interchange opened to traffic on Friday, two months ahead of schedule, further improving safety and travel along U.S. 74 in Columbus County.
The city of Whiteville raised their voices and made noise in a demonstration on Thursday.
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.
A fallen firefighter who served the Cape Fear for nearly two decades was honored by the community Thursday night with a drive-in funeral service.
A COVID-19 drive-thru testing site is opening Friday in the Walmart parking lot in Whiteville.