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Crime

Sheriff to manage Animal Control

Sheriff Jody Greene was named interim director of Animal Control Monday. The county commissioners, in a unanimous vote, approved putting the troubled department under the sheriff’s office while Director Loretta Shipman is on extended medical [Read More]

Carey Benton
Obituaries

Carey Benton

September 14, 1939 ~ January 30, 2021 Carey Benton, age 81 of Lake Waccamaw, passed away on Saturday, January 30, 2021 at Columbus Regional Healthcare System in Whiteville, N.C.. Carey was born on September 14, 1939 in [Read More]

Robert Eugene Cox
Obituaries

Robert Eugene Cox

April 25, 1943 ~ February 23, 2021 Robert Eugene Cox, 77, of Chadbourn, North Carolina, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021, following a recent illness. A celebration of life service will be scheduled when safe [Read More]