Drop box for medications now available

ELIZABETHTOWN — A medication drop box has been donated by the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation, giving Bladen County residents a new...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Lower Cape Fear Hospice offering no-cost grief workshop on supporting those grieving

ELIZABETHTOWN — Lower Cape Fear Hospice will offer a 90-minute grief workshop, “Supporting a Griever” on Tuesday, Aug. 8, from 3 to ...

July 6th, 2017 |  


Health department inspects 44 food facilities

Health department inspects 44 food facilities

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Health Department had a busy month on June, performing a total of 44 health inspections of food establishments...

July 5th, 2017 |  


Smith climbing clinical ladder at Bladen County Hospital

Smith climbing clinical ladder at Bladen County Hospital

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County Hospital recently celebrated the promotion of Sheila Smith, CNA II, who is the hospital’s first nursing assi...

June 27th, 2017 |  


Cancer quest on the road again

Cancer quest on the road again

LUMBERTON — Maria Parker’s passion for the war against brain cancer has not faded since the death of her sister.After Jenny’s diagno...

June 16th, 2017 |  


Gholston-Cox joins St. Pauls clinic

Gholston-Cox joins St. Pauls clinic

ST. PAULS — Dr. Lisa Gholston-Cox has joined Southeastern Medical Clinic St. Pauls, an affiliate of Southeastern Health.A native of Wagram, Ghol...

June 16th, 2017 |  


Lawmakers considering new Medicaid reforms

RALEIGH — A Senate panel passed legislation Thursday to accelerate mental health Medicaid reform and free up nearly $1 billion in frozen assets ...

June 16th, 2017 |  


Lamb reaches two milestones

Lamb reaches two milestones

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County Hospital recently recognized Christina Lamb, BSN, RN II after she completed two important milestones in a nurses&#...

June 16th, 2017 |  


Swish, slap, splat

Do you get eaten up in the evenings by thousands of blood-sucking mosquitoes? Do you fear going deaf from all the buzzing mosquitoes, which eagerly aw...

June 15th, 2017 |  


Eastpointe files lawsuit against state DHHS

RALEIGH — Eastpointe Human Services has filed a legal action against the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services and others in U....

June 8th, 2017 |