Columbus County Community Watch

The sheriff’s office is bringing back community watch. The program was being revamped when the pandemic hit in 2020. Contact Lieutenant Lakeisha Jordan at 910.317.6137.

Bess Taylor Art Show Runs Through May 30

Bess Hinson Taylor’s exhibit of her songbird art can be seen at Columbus County Arts Council on Madison Street in downtown Whiteville. The exhibit lasts through May 30. There will be children’s activities and informational [Read More]

Crochet Classes Every Tuesday Evening

Crochet classes are being offered every Tuesday by Ruth King, local crochet artist and owner of Nut House Farms, Ruth King. The four week class is held at the Columbus County Community Farmers Market from 6:00 p.m. [Read More]


Pour House Wednesday Bike Night

Every Wednesday we welcome all local bikers! All day drink specials, Rock and Roll music, videos on the big screen, and Erika behind the bar! Whether you ride or just love checking out all the [Read More]

Spring Litter Sweep

Volunteers are needed for the Spring Litter Sweep.  This annual event recruits individuals, families, and organizations to pick up litter along state roadways and other public places.  Trash will be collected by NC DOT Trucks.  [Read More]

Take Back the Night – Families First Inc.

🌟 Join us for a powerful evening dedicated to raising awareness and taking action against sexual assault! 🌙 📅 Mark your calendars for April 25th, 2024, as we come together for the Take Back the [Read More]

Lake Waccamaw’s Gator Festival

Lake Waccamaw’s Gator Festival is coming up April 26-27, with music, vendors, all kinds of free activities for the kids and much more. There is still room for vendors, and sponsors are needed for children’s activities. [Read More]

BINGO & Pizza Fundraiser

Chadbourn Baptist Church will be holding their bingo and pizza fundraiser for the youth program April 26 starting at 5:30 p.m. Two slices of pizza and a cookie are $5.00, and cards are $1.00 each. [Read More]

Charity Bike Ride

Lebanon Lodge #207 will host a charity bike ride April 27 starting at the lodge, 124 Pecan Street in Whiteville. Registration is from 8:00 a.m. until 9:30 a.m., with kickstands up at 10 a.m. Cost [Read More]


Disaster Preparedness Expo

Multiple agencies will gather at the Columbus County fairgrounds April 27 for this year’s Hurricane Preparedness Expo. Government agencies, nonprofit recovery groups, and many others will be on site.