Columbus County Newswire (Page 2)

Columbus County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Columbus County, NC. (Page 2)

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  1. Seven dogs were reported missing in Columbus County this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Seven dogs went missing from homes in Brunswick and Columbus counties over the weekend, according to Columbus County Animal Control. Two of the dogs were found on Monday, but they are continuing the investigation.

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  2. NWS issues Severe Thunderstorm Warning for parts of Bladen, Columbus CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for portions of Bladen and Columbus County until 4:45 p.m. Locations that will be impacted include but are not limited to Fairmont, Bladenboro, Boardman, Barnesville, Evergreen, Clarkton, Proctorville, and Orrum. This includes US route 74 between mile markers 368-381.

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  3. NWS issues Severe Thunderstorm Warning for extreme western Columbus countyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for extreme western Columbus County until 8:15 p.m. Locations that will be impacted include but are not limited to Fair Bluff and Cherry Grove. If you are in the warned area, please take shelter immediately.

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  4. NWS issues Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Columbus, Pender untilRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for portions of Pender and Columbus counties until 12:30 a.m. Locations that will be impacted, but are not limited to: Tabor City, Fair Bluff, Williams, Burgaw, Surf City, Topsail Beach, and Hampstead. If you are in the warned area, please take shelter immediately.

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  5. Detectives complete narcotic investigation; man being held under $3 million bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    The Columbus County Sheriff's Office Vice-Narcotics Unit just completed a six month long investigation into the distribution of cocaine and heroin in the Southern region of Columbus County. During their investigation, the Columbus County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant at 1408 Marlowe Road in Tabor City.

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  6. Temporary AC unit installed at Columbus County Animal shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    The Columbus County Maintenance Department has been hard at work over the last few days installing a temporary air conditioning unit. The Columbus County Maintenance Department has been hard at work over the last few days installing a temporary air conditioning unit.

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  7. NWS issues Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Brunswick, Columbus CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... moving toward the east/northeast at 40 mph. This storm has had a history of producing damaging winds in Columbus County with multiple trees being reported down near Tabor City. Stay tuned to WECT on-air and on-line for the latest weather ...

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  8. Highway Patrol: Deputy said he was swerving to avoid deer during fatal wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Sheriff Lewis Hatcher said Tuesday that a Columbus County Sheriff's Office deputy was swerving to avoid a deer during a fatal accident that killed a Fair Bluff man on June 24, according to a report by the Fayetteville Observer. Columbus County Sheriff's Office Deputy Ryan Gibson said he was swerving to avoid a deer during a wreck that killed a Fair Bluff man on June 24, according to Lt.

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  9. Columbus Co. Sheriff: Deputy swerving to avoid deer caused fatal accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    A vehicle crash that killed a Fair Bluff man last month resulted from a Columbus County Sheriff's Office deputy trying to avoid a deer in the roadway, Sheriff Lewis Hatcher said Tuesday.

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  10. Columbus Co. officials seize snakes from homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Columbus County officials seized snakes from a residence in Clarendon Wednesday morning after they received a tip that someone was selling them illegally on Facebook.

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  11. Report: Columbus Co. deputy was swerving to avoid deer during fatal wreck, sheriff saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Sheriff Lewis Hatcher said Tuesday that a Columbus County Sheriff's Office deputy was swerving to avoid a deer during a fatal accident that killed a Fair Bluff man on June 24, according to a report by the Fayetteville Observer. Sheriff Lewis Hatcher said Tuesday that a Columbus County Sheriff's Office deputy was swerving to avoid a deer during a fatal accident that killed a Fair Bluff man on June 24, according to a report by the Fayetteville Observer.

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  12. Work on the Columbus County Animal shelter air conditioning unit has begunRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Originally a meeting was held with Columbus County Commissioners June 20 , to discuss replacement options for the air conditioning in the shelter. The proposed air conditioning unit was approved to be put out to bid, and work on the unit began June 5 in an effort to keep the temperatures below state maximums.

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  13. Columbus County man injured in overnight shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    According to Michelle Tatum with the sheriff's office, the incident was first reported Tuesday around 1 a.m. at the intersection of Clyde Norris Road and Jamaica Queens Lane, near Peacock Road.

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  14. Tabor City teen charged with attempted murder for shooting man twice near LorisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | WMBF

    ... to the report. Officers were then notified that a man arrived at a North Carolina hospital, and the Columbus County Sheriff's Department responded to the hospital. The firearm was found behind a water heater in the master bedroom of the residence at ...

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  15. Beagle found tied to a bridge in WhitevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    COLUMBUS, COUNTY, NC - Columbus County Animal Control is investigating after they say they found a puppy tied to a bridge in Whiteville this weekend. Officers said around 10:20 a.m. Saturday, a driver saw a puppy that was covered in "chains and stuff" at a bridge in Whiteville, NC and called 911.

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  16. Abused puppy found tied to bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    A driver called 911 to report a puppy covered in "chains and stuff" on a bridge in Whiteville on Saturday at 10:20 a.m. Columbus County Animal Control officers found the one-year-old beagle mix near the Slippery Log Road and Thompson Town Road intersection. Officials said the dog had been tied to the bridge using a mixture of a leash, extension cords, RCA connectors, wire and duct tape.

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  17. Sinkhole shuts down portion of Ash Little River Rd.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Officials shut down a portion of Ash Little River Road near the Columbus County line Friday due to a sinkhole. The man who stopped the brutal assault of a toddler sharing details about the incident.

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  18. Food stamp requirements change July 1, thousands impacted in our areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    A federal requirement stipulates adults under 50 with no dependents must prove they work, volunteer, or are enrolled in a federally-approved jobs training program, for at least 20 hours a week to keep their benefits. The rule was suspended in 2008 after the recession hit and unemployment skyrocketed, but was reinstated July 1 for more than 70 counties across North Carolina including Brunswick County, Pender County, Columbus County and Bladen County.

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  19. Community Calendar -Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Bladen Journal

    Applications for Bladen and Columbus counties are available May 1-July 22 and are available by calling 910-874-1516. Applicant must be a 2016 high school graduate with a GPA of 2.5, and applications must include a letter of acceptance from a 4-year post-secondary college, a recent photo, class rank, an official sealed high school transcript, and a letter of recommendation from a non-family member.

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  20. Whiteville child bitten by dog, suffers serious injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    According to Columbus County Animal Control Manager Joey Prince, Jaselyn Taylor was bitten at approximately 6 p.m. She was seen by Columbus Regional before being transferred to Chapel Hill. The owner of the dog, Connie Sikes, provided a rabies certificate Thursday morning but the vaccine, which is good for one year, was administered on Sept.

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