Friday Dec 6
Tabor City businessman plans run for District 46 House seat
Brenden Jones, a Republican businessman from Tabor City, has announced that he is running for the N.C. House of Representatives seat representing District 46. The district includes all of Columbus County and portions of Bladen and Robeson counties.
Six charged in connection with Tabor City double homicide
COLUMBUS COUTNY, NC Six people are facing charges in connection to a double homicide of two half-brothers in Tabor City in December 2010.
Guilty plea entered in 2010 double murder
The District Attorney says Ronald Bellamy pleaded guilty Monday to two counts of second degree murder for the deaths of Lee Otis Vereen and Jerome Williams.
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Railroad club sets up train display in Calabash
Joetta Elliott of Tabor City, N.C., assists her grandson Aiden Milliken,7, a student at Jesse Mae Monroe Elementary School, in finding specific accessories on the train display at Calabash Marketplace while owner Jack Alexander looks on.
Columbus County students work to solve bee colony collapse
TABOR CITY, NC There is an exciting new academic program at South Columbus High School, which recently was designed as a STEM school.
Tabor City liquor vote fails by one vote
A recount of the Nov. 5 on a referendum to allow the alcohol sale confirmed the measure failed by one vote, Columbus County Elections Director Carla Strickland said.
WHITEVILLE, NC Republican Brenden Jones, who resigned last month as chair of the Columbus County board of elections, has filed paperwork for a run against Rep. Ken Waddell , who represents Columbus and parts of Bladen and Robeson counties.
Election results to become official Tuesday
Two votes remain to be counted in Tabor City where a referendum on the sale of mixed drinks hangs in the balance.