Crime

One Shot in Whiteville

Whiteville Police are investigating a shooting that occurred just before 4 p.m. Monday. The victim was transported to Columbus Regional, then transferred to New Hanover Regional, according to a press release from the WPD. The [Read More]

Aulden Wade Butts Jr.
Obituaries

Aulden Wade Butts Jr.

Mr. Aulden Wade Butts Jr., age 29, Thursday, May 26, 2022 at Novant Health New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington, NC.   The viewing will be held on Friday, June 3, 2022 from 4pm until 6pm at [Read More]

Alyssa Nicole Lacewell
Obituaries

Alyssa Nicole Lacewell

Alyssa Nicole Lacewell, age 8, passed away on Saturday, May 21, 2022.  Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 18, at 12 p.m. at United Faith Ministries Apostolic Church in Elizabethtown, NC. Following the [Read More]

John Colon Ward
Obituaries

John Colon Ward

John Colon Ward, 85, died Sunday May 29, 2022 in Columbus Regional Medical Center, Whiteville, NC. Born in Columbus County, he was the son of the late John Craven Ward and Beatrice Jenrette Ward. In addition to [Read More]