Lower Cape Fear Hospice seeks volunteers

Lower Cape Fear Hospice, a nonprofit agency, is in need of volunteers to assist families in Bladen County.Volunteers provide respite for caregivers an...

September 11th, 2015 |  


For Better Living: Tailgating Safety Tips

For Better Living: Tailgating Safety Tips

With the arrival of fall comes football season and the excitement of tailgating. Don’t let cooler weather fool you into thinking you don’t...

September 11th, 2015 |  


Health department inspects 31 establishments

Health department inspects 31 establishments

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Health Department conducted a total of 31 health inspections of establishments that offer food services during...

September 5th, 2015 |  


For Better Living: September is National Cholesterol Month

For Better Living: September is National Cholesterol Month

September is National Cholesterol Education Month, a good time to get your blood cholesterol checked and take steps to lower it if it is high.High blo...

September 4th, 2015 |  


Arianna Nicole Nye and Jared Heath Allen are married

Arianna Nicole Nye and Jared Heath Allen are married

Arianna Nicole Nye of Fayetteville and Jared Heath Allen of Tar Heel were united in marriage on Saturday, June 20, at 2 p.m. at Tar Heel Baptist Churc...

September 4th, 2015 updated: September 4th, 2015. |  


For Better Living: Time for School Lunches

For Better Living: Time for School Lunches

Summer has flown by and students have already started back to school. Buying lunch at school may be the first time your child gets to make decisions a...

August 28th, 2015 updated: August 28th, 2015. |  


For Better Living: Peanuts Are A Heart Healthy Food

For Better Living: Peanuts Are A Heart Healthy Food

Which spread is better for your heart: butter, margarine, peanut butter, cream cheese or jam?In the past, the answer would have been jam or none of th...

August 21st, 2015 |  


Time for the favorite peanut recipe contest

Time for the favorite peanut recipe contest

Dig out your favorite peanut recipe and brush up on your cooking skills! Make plans to enter the cooking contest during the Dublin Peanut Festival on ...

August 20th, 2015 |  


Veterans health team coming to events in Whiteville

WHITEVILLE – Columbus and surrounding counties veterans get two chances this month to enroll in the VA health care system and receive health inf...

August 18th, 2015 |  


Campbell University chancellor to revisit Bladen County roots

ELIZABETHTOWN – There’s no place like home.Jerry M. Wallace, Ed.D., Campbell University Chancellor and a former Elizabethtown pastor, will...

August 17th, 2015 |