March 25, 2014
— March 27, 1968: Berlette Graham of Riegelwood, a rising senior at east Arcadia High, is accepted to attend The Governor’s School of North Carolina during the summer. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ottis Graham and will concentrate on English at the school.
— March 26, 1979: A Lumberton couple is arrested and charged with three counts of breaking/entering and larceny at residences in the Dublin area after a high-speed chase into Robeson County.
— March 25, 1988: The new Walmart store in Elizabethtown receives more than 300 applications from job seekers. The store, which will employ 80 to 90 people, is expected to open in early June.
— March 26, 2004: William Brisson of Dublin, a former Bladen County commissioner, announces he will run for the 22nd District N.C. House of Representatives seat now held by Edd Nye.
— March 27, 2009: Former Elizabethtown native Kim Jessup is named Teacher of the Year in Pitt County. She is the daughter of George and Dale Moore.