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Pancakes here Monday - The News Reporter
The Whiteville Civitans holds its annual winter pancake supper, Monday, March 2 from 5 until 7:30 p.m. in the Whiteville High School cafeteria. Plates are $5 each and may be eaten in or taken out. Children 4 and younger eat free. Proceeds benefit the ...
Flag ceremony to honor 9/11 - The News Reporter
A flagpole in Riegelwood will be dedicated in a special ceremony Sept. 11. The 10 a.m. memorial will be held behind the library, and will feature brief remarks, the National Anthem and the Pledge of Allegiance. Woodmen of the World chapter 1285 is donating ...
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 ...
Three Rivers Conference Basketball Semi & Finals Championship Games at WCHS Feb 19 & 20 - The News Reporter
Red Springs vs.Whiteville-West Columbus at 5 p.m. South Columbus vs Fairmont 8 p.m. East Columbus vs Red Springs at 3:30 p.m. Whiteville vs S Robeson 6:30 p.m. Thursdays’ girls winners meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday’s boys winners meet at 8 p.m.
2014 winter storm - - The News Reporter
Six months after the last ice had melted, trees and limbs were still piled beside streets in Whiteville. Brunswick Electric Membership and Duke Progress Energy were still making permanent repairs to power infrastructure. Blue tarps
Infant critical after 904 wreck - The News Reporter
A four-door Honda car slammed into the rear of a Waste Management garbage truck stopped on N.C. 904 about 1.5 miles east of Tabor City about 12:30 p.m. today. The occupants of the car were taken to a Loris, S.C., hospital. There were two children in safety ...
Chadbourn Parks & Rec softball and t-ball for girls ages 4-18 Feb 9-13 - The News Reporter
The Chadbourn Parks and Recreation Department will conduct registration for softball and t-ball for girls ages 4-18 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday through Feb. 13 at the Chadbourn Town Hall. For information on the girs’ program call Willie ...
NC 903 - - The News Reporter
Ramsey Ford Bridge, just off NC 905 at Nakina, closed today for replacement. The bridge is located near the Nakina Fire-Rescue station. The detour takes NC 905 to Big Cypress Road. Officials with the Department of
MARCOS AMBROSE CLAIMS NATIONWIDE VICTORY AT WATKINS GLEN; REMAINS TIGHT-LIPPED ABOUT PLANS FOR 2015 - The News Reporter
If Marcos Ambrose returns to his native Australia next year to run the V8 Supercar Series for Roger Penske, as many in the sport expect him to do, the one place he’ll likely miss more than most is Watkins Glen International. On Saturday, in the Zippo 200 ...
troop 512 - - The News Reporter
Troop 512 Scout Stew Lunch at First Presbyterian Church i sSunday, February 1 at 12:30 pm. Dine in for all you can eat for $5 or purchase a quart of stew for $5 At First New post of troop 512 's tag Older post of troop 512 's tag
$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 ...
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.
3rd Annual Christmas Open House in Tabor City Dec 15 - The News Reporter
The third annual Christmas Open House will be held at the Tabor City Visitor Center Monday, Dec. 15 from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Drop by for Christmas goodies and view the Christmas tree with ornaments representing all areas of North Carolina.
Black Friday Sales and Shop Small Business Saturday Nov 28 & 29 - The News Reporter
Shop local this holiday season and save time, gas and money and support your local business owners and our local economy. Check out The News Reporter’s special Thanksgiving edition on the stands Wednesday, Nov 26, filled with Black Friday and Shop Small ...
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 ...