Keep us, and your neighbors, in the know.
- News tips
- Community Events
- Become a blogger
- Submit a story
SOUTHEASTERN NC (WECT) – Gov. Bev Perdue announced Thursday that 21 counties and communities statewide have been awarded NC Catalyst Community Development Block Grants for community improvement projects, according to a news release.
Columbus County, along with the towns of Whiteville and Bladenboro, received the following grants:
“These projects revitalize our communities and improve the lives of so many North Carolinians,” said Perdue in the news release. “We’re proud of our local governments and their efforts to strengthen all aspects of their communities, and for the federal government’s assistance in doing that.”
Copyright 2012 WECT. All rights reserved.