TEAS preparatory sessions at BCC

DUBLIN — Bladen Community College is offering preparatory sections for potential BCC nursing students who will take the Test of Essential Academ...

September 11th, 2017 |  


Bladen County Health Department inspects 31 food sites

Bladen County Health Department inspects 31 food sites

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Health Department performed a total of 31 inspections of food establishments in the county during the month of...

September 7th, 2017 |  


Lower Cape Fear Hospice workshop offers Healthy Coping in Grief

ELIZABETHTOWN – “Healthy Coping in Grief” is a no-cost workshop offered by Lower Cape Fear Hospice for those who are coping with the...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Health department inspects 17 food locations

Health department inspects 17 food locations

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Health Department performed a total of 17 inspections of food sites during the month of July.Following are the...

August 4th, 2017 |  


Bladen Community College graduates practical nursing students

Bladen Community College graduates practical nursing students

DUBLIN – Bladen Community College graduated 22 practical nursing students in a pinning ceremony on July 20.Board chair Dennis Troy and college p...

July 26th, 2017 |  


Doctors find 17 contact lenses in woman’s eye

LONDON (AP) — Doctors intending to perform cataract surgery on a 67-year-old woman in Britain found something rather unexpected: 17 contact lens...

July 21st, 2017 |  


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 |