Wed Apr 21, 2021

Commissioners approve $1.25M purchase of BB&T north campus 

Eddie Madden takes part in his first commissioners meeting since starting as county manager on March 29. Staff photo by Thomas Sherrill

Columbus County government will soon own BB&T’s campus on U.S. 701 north of Whiteville, paying about a third of its estimated tax value. 

The unanimous approval for the $1.25 million purchase came at the end of Monday’s Columbus County commissioners meeting. Commissioner Charles McDowell was absent from

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