— WHITEVILLE’S LARGEST CONVENIENCE STORE — the Time Saver Food Store opened for business with an all new concept in shopping convenience. The new store is located at the corner of Powell Boulevard and Washington Street. The Time Saver would be open 24 hours each day, seven days a week. The “We Never Close” Time Saver was owned by Dejim Corp., a subsidiary of Hills ood Stores and Yam City Oil Company.
— FRIENDS AND BROTHERS — Marshall Hooks, seated, takes in a good laugh with his friends George and Johnny Todd outside the Todds’ woodworking shop in Hallsboro. The brothers were taking a break from shop chores.
— FAIR BLUFF SENIOR CENTER SET TO OPEN — Workers were busy pressure washing the exterior of the Fair Bluff Senior Center building. The opening date was set for Aug. 1. The new center was located in the old Red & White Food Store on Main Street.
Movies on Madison. Returning June 17. Your favorite summer movie series, Movies on Madison, is back! Visit the museum for a family movie night plus science activities. Bring your chairs or blankets and get ready to have some fun! Upcoming films include: “Bee Movie” on June 17; “Finding Nemo” on July 15; “Raya and the Last Dragon” on Aug. 19 and “Moana” on Sept. 16. The museum’s lawn will be open at 8 p.m. for nature activities and the feature presentation will begin at 8:30 p.m. Movies on Madison are free and no registration is required. Refreshments will be available for sale onsite. The N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences is located at 415 S. Madison St. in Whiteville. Call 910-788-5100 for more information.