A little over a month since Whiteville City Council passed an ordinance allowing a limited number of food trucks to operate regularly throughout the downtown area, council will now consider getting rid of the cap entirely.
There are two new faces on the Columbus County Board of Commissioners after newcomers Barbara Featherson and Scott Floyd took their oaths of office during a 5 p.m. ceremony Monday.
At its 7 p.m. Tuesday meeting, Chadbourn Town Council will consider approving the installation of two electric vehicle charging stations from Duke Energy.
Jerome McMillian, whose term on the Columbus County Board of Commissioners was set to end Monday, Dec. 5, resigned from office Friday, Dec. 2, and accepted a job as chief deputy of the Columbus County Sheriff’s Office.
Spectators stood shoulder to shoulder Sunday through much of downtown Whiteville for the city’s first nighttime Christmas parade in recent memory.
Chadbourn kicked off its Christmas festival Saturday morning with Santa Claus arriving at Chadbourn Depot by train courtesy of RJ Corman Railroad Company.
More than half of Columbus County Sheriff-elect Jody Greene’s campaign expenses in the months leading up to Election Day went toward legal fees, according to the campaign’s tardy third-quarter finance report.