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Women of Worth Conference Jan 23 & 24 - The News Reporter
The Women of Worth conference will be held in the Bowers Center on the Whiteville High School campus Friday, Jan. 23 from 7-9:30 p.m. and Saturday Jan. 24 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. It’s designed to give women a pocket of time to rest and refresh their souls ...
American Red Cross Blood Drive at Old Dock-Cypress Creek Fire Department Jan 25 - The News Reporter
The American Red Cross will bring its blood drive bus to Old Dock Cypress Creek Volunteer Fire Department will host a blood drive Sunday, Jan. 25 from 11 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Contact Barbara Osborne at 910-642-8709 to make an appointment.
$10,000 reward for arsonist could be increased - The News Reporter
Whiteville Police Chief Jeff Rosier said late Wednesday night that the $10,000 reward for the arrest and conviction of a local arsonist could be raised within the next week. Rosier said the SBI could add up to another $5,000 for information about the ...
Donors post $10,000 reward for local arsonist - The News Reporter
Anonymous donors in Whiteville have announced a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person/persons responsible for attempting to burn 10 local residences or businesses since October 2010. Three of the incidents have ...
Anchorage Skate Night – every Saturday Jan 10 – March 21 - The News Reporter
Every Saturday night from 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm. Jan 10 to March 21, 2015. Come to the Anchorage and enjoy the Skate Floor and the Climbing Wall every week. Cost is $7 plus $1 for skate rental. The Anchorage is located on Lakeshore Dr at Lake Waccamaw.
Live After 5 is May 15 at Vineland Station - The News Reporter
Live After 5 is Thursday, May 15 from 6 pm to 9 pm at Vineland Station. Music by the Fantastic Shakers, dancing and fun in downtown Whiteville. Food and beverages available for purchase. Bouncy House for the kids. This event is FREE.
35,000 gallons of sewage leaks into lake - The News Reporter
A 3.5 inch rainfall in one hour proved too much for Lake Waccamaw’ssewer system Saturday. Town Manager Darren Currie said the massive storm that flooded the region caused an overflow at two manholes. More than 35,000 gallons of untreated wastewater ...
Published since 1890 every Monday and Thursday for the County of Columbus and her people. - The News Reporter
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SCC Art Department presents Dewey Ward display of works at the Wyche Gallery Nov 17 – Dec 17 - The News Reporter
Mr Ward, a native of Columbus County, presents his collection of elegant wooden vessels made from re-purposed wood from the area. Meet the artist and view the full collection at the SCC Wyche Gallery reception Monday, November 17 from 5-7pm. Exhibition ...
Sunshine 5-K Fundraiser for Leah Starnes at Daddy Joe’s Nov 15 - The News Reporter
On Saturday, November 15th there will be a 5k run/walk for Leah Starnes, 8 year old leukemia patient from the Pireway community. All proceeds will go directly to Leah to help with medical expenses. Sunshine Run 5k will start with pre-registration at 7 am ...
Early voter turnout heavy - The News Reporter
More than 5,300 people have voted early in front of tomorrow’s general election. A race that could decide control of the U.S. Senate between incumbent Democrat Kay Hagan and Republican challenger Thom Tillis, the ex-speaker of the N.C. House, is part of ...
The 22nd Annual N.C. Pecan Harvest Festival Events Oct 31 & Nov 1 - The News Reporter
Following lunch is a tour Elegant Homes of Whiteville. Tour Times are 1:00-5:00pm. TICKETS: $15 for Luncheon and Tour ~ $10 for Tour only Saturday, Nov 1 Events include Pecan Festival 5K Run/Walk is at 8 am and starts and ends near the intersection of ...
GORDON FINISHES SECOND IN GOODY’S 500; LEAPS TO TOP OF CHASE STANDINGS - The News Reporter
Gordon spent much of the race recovering from a speeding penalty on pit road but wound up with the points lead heading into the AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. “It makes me feel a little bit better about finishing second [at Martinsville] — that ...
175 anniversary - - The News Reporter
A tiny Baptist church near Delco has a big day coming up Sunday. Cheerful Hope Baptist Church, considered the “mother church” of several in the area, will hold homecoming and celebrate 175 years of worship
Cheerful Hope celebrates 175 Sunday - The News Reporter
A tiny Baptist church near Delco has a big day coming up Sunday. Cheerful Hope Baptist Church, considered the “mother church” of several in the area, will hold homecoming and celebrate 175 years of worship starting at 11 a.m. See Thursday’s NR for more.