Mt. Tabor Manna opened sooner than anticipated -- during the pandemic.

Pandemic sped up plans for Mt. Tabor

by Kandi Thompson in Business 0

On a back street in Tabor City sits a small, local secret — a family-operated café called Mt. Tabor Manna.  The cozy little nook sits just behind the post office, a short drive down Orange [Read More]
Jefferson Weaver

When the corn was melting

by Jefferson Weaver in Commentary 0

` The day was so hot, I thought the corn was melting.I know that the corn was actually thriving on that still, humid June day, but to me it seemed the day was so hot [Read More]

Columbus County

County News

Giles "Buddy" Byrd and Eddie Madden
Front Page

County manager calls out Byrd

County officials took the unusual step of calling out Commissioner Giles “Buddy” Byrd Friday after Byrd made several inaccurate statements to a Wilmington television station. Byrd cast the sole dissenting vote against the Fiscal 21-22 [Read More]