Thu Jul 7, 2022

Flower power: dozens of planters make debut in downtown Whiteville

Jacob Edgell of Whiteville Parks and Recreation waters a flower pot in downtown Whiteville Wednesday afternoon. Staff photos by Justin Smith

Downtown Whiteville bloomed Wednesday. McPherson Greenhouses, under a contract with the city, planted flowers in the new 3-foot pots on Madison Street throughout the day. The pots replaced trees the city recently removed from the sidewalks. 

Whiteville Economic Development Planner Madison Ward said there are 42 pots in all, which includes

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