Durden, Lennon to wed Oct. 7

Durden, Lennon to wed Oct. 7

Jennifer Barr of Evergreen and Jack Durden of Clarkton recently announced the engagement of their daughter Shelba Durden of Elizabethtown to Daniel Le...

September 4th, 2017 |  


Tailgating tips … think about food safety

Tailgating tips … think about food safety

With the start of the school year comes football and tailgating. The rules for proper food handling and cooking are the same for tailgating as they ar...

August 31st, 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 |  


Important tips to save money while food shopping

Important tips to save money while food shopping

With thousands of foods to choose from, how can you get the most nutrition from your food dollar?A smart shopper plans ahead and knows exactly what to...

August 25th, 2017 |  


Mrs. Emma celebrates 96 years

Mrs. Emma celebrates 96 years

ELIZABETHTOWN — On July 29, family and friends gathered at the Paul R. Brown Building to celebrate the 96th birthday of Emma Jane Owens McKoy.Th...

August 24th, 2017 |  


Silent song finds iTunes popularity due to special role

NEW YORK (AP) — No, the volume is just fine. It’s the song.An unusual tune has found its way onto the top 50 on the iTunes charts, alongsi...

August 22nd, 2017 |  


Time to plan healthy school lunches

Time to plan healthy school lunches

Buying lunch at school may be the first time your child gets to call the shots about which foods he or she will eat. The good news is that school lunc...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Bladenboro Visual Arts Council to host artist’s work

BLADENBORO — The Bladenboro Visual Arts Council will host well-known Elizabethtown artist Ed Harris, who will be exhibiting his work from Sept. ...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Let’s make some homemade ice cream

Let’s make some homemade ice cream

Homemade ice cream is a special summertime treat. However, for hundreds of consumers each year it can also become a threat as they suffer the effects ...

August 11th, 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 |