Bass, Long to wed in April

Bass, Long to wed in April

WHITEVILLE — Patrick and Lori Bass have announced the engagement of their daughter Courtney Brooke Bass of Whiteville to Nathan Dean Long of Cha...

January 21st, 2016 |  


Jamie Foxx saves motorist from burning vehicle

A true lifesaver! Jamie Foxx saved a motorist from his burning truck on Monday, Jan. 18. According to police reports, the “White House Down̶...

January 21st, 2016 |  


Lower Cape Fear Hospice seeks volunteers

ELIZABETHTOWN — Lower Cape Fear Hospice, a nonprofit hospice serving the area for 35 years, is in need of volunteers to help families in Bladen ...

January 16th, 2016 |  


For Better Living

For Better Living

High blood pressure (hypertension) is a serious health problem. In North Carolina, an estimated one million people are affected. Each year, thousands ...

January 15th, 2016 |  


Health department performs 26 inspections

Health department performs 26 inspections

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Health Department performed a total of 26 inspections of food establishments during the month of December.Foll...

January 12th, 2016 |  


For Better Living

For Better Living

The next time you’re having a meal, especially in a restaurant, take a look at the portion sizes. Can your meat fit in the palm of your hand or ...

January 8th, 2016 |  


Auditions for local play set for Feb. 6

ELIZABETHTOWN — A Bladen County author can now add playwright to her list of credentials. Marjorie Lewis has completed writing her first play ti...

January 7th, 2016 |  


Hospice offering free healthcare decision clinics

ELIZABETHTOWN — Lower Cape Fear Hospice will host three “Begin the Conversations” clinics about end-of-life and healthcare decisions...

January 7th, 2016 |  


For Better Living

Each New Year, millions of people make resolutions to eat more healthy foods, lose weight and be more active. Many times, people try to make drastic c...

January 1st, 2016 |  


COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Dec. 31— Sandhill MBS will host the Watch Night Service starting at 10:30 p.m. with a candle light march.Jan. 1— White oak Baptist Church ...

December 25th, 2015 |