Valeria N. Peacock, who is employed by the Columbus County Board of Elections, was recently honored for earning her North Carolina Elections Certification. Valeria is the third Columbus County Board of Elections employee to receive the certification which requires three years of experience, course work, training and examination.
Valeria is the daughter of Plummer B. and Lula Spaulding Peacock.
Oscar Mack Blanks, III has passed the February 2011 NC Bar Examination and will be sworn in to practice law by the Honorable Judge Ola Lewis at the Columbus County Courthouse in Whiteville, NC at 4pm on April 21, 2011. Attorney Blanks is the son of the late Rev. Dr. Oscar M. Blanks, Jr. and Carolyn Blanks, of the Farmers Union community. Attorney Blanks currently resides in Durham, NC where he attended law school at the North Carolina Central University School of Law and is c