The Whiteville High School Marshals 1992-93 left to right, front row: Melissa McIntyre, Amanda Davis, Jennifer Floyd, Amy Harrelson. Back row: Shawn Enojado, Charles Ransom, Dave Eichman, Charlton Hudson, William Gore III, William Hardie, Jeremy Sessoms, John Lewis, David Dimitrious and Mark Harritan, Chief Marshal.
Tool Identification state champions named at the state FFA convention last week were Dearl Butler, Lew Bartrop, Ricky Buffkin, Carroll Blackwell, Scott McDaniel (inset) and Coach John Faulk of the West Columbus FFA Chapter. The chapter also had another first place team winner, and two individual first place winners.
Online voting begins for the Virtual Bites Cooking Contest, a fundraiser for Columbus County Youth and Families Association. Cooks can video themselves preparing their signature dishes and e-mail the recordings
Online voting begins for the Virtual Bites Cooking Contest, a fundraiser for Columbus County Youth and Families Association. Cooks can video themselves preparing their signature dishes and e-mail the recordings to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 910-840-9295. The public can vote for the best recipe on the CCYFA Facebook page. The video with the most votes by Feb 25 at midnight wins. Cash awards in the youth and adult divisions will be announced Feb 26 at 5 p.m. Donations will be accepted on the Facebook page and P.O. Box 991, Whiteville, N.C. 28472.
January 10 (Monday) 2:00 pm - February 25 (Friday) 12:00 pm
Veterans Memorial Park of America will be hosting a county-wide walk-a-thon Saturday, Jan. 29. Walks will take place in Fair Bluff, Chadbourn, Tabor City, Reigelwood, Lake Waccamaw, and Whitevlile.
Registration begins at 10 a.m., walks start at 11 a.m. Registration fee is a donation of $5 per person. This will be the kickoff for a month long event. February is American Heart Month.
We would like for people to walk and collect donations for the Veterans Memorial Park of America and keep a record of their progress.
On March 1, we will give out awards for the person that walked the most and collected the most donations.