Taking a look at Brussels sprouts

Taking a look at Brussels sprouts

Brussels sprouts are the newest member of the cabbage family. The leaves are on the top of the plant and the tiny heads completely surround the stalk....

April 28th, 2017 |  


Garcia, Russ to wed in October

Garcia, Russ to wed in October

Luis Garcia and Aura Giron of Elizabethtown have announced the engagement of their daughter, Paola Jasmin Garcia of Elizabethtown, to Jonathan Shane R...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Encourage your children to eat more vegetables

Encourage your children to eat more vegetables

Believe it or not, it is possible to raise kids who like eating a wide variety of vegetables. The secret is to never bribe or threaten them about eati...

April 21st, 2017 |  


SECU announces scholarship awards

SECU announces scholarship awards

DUBLIN - Bladen Community College students Barbara Johnson (Nurse Aide I) and Josalyn Powell (Nurse Aid I) have received State Employees Credit Union ...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Tips for selecting, storing and serving strawberries

Tips for selecting, storing and serving strawberries

Strawberry history goes back over 2,200 years ago. It is thought that the name “strawberry” came from the practice of growers spreading a ...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Southeastern Health to host Bladen focus group

WHITE LAKE — Southeastern Health will host a focus group in Bladen County in an effort to better understand the health care needs of the residen...

April 8th, 2017 |  


Enjoy eggs easily and quickly

Enjoy eggs easily and quickly

Not only are they quick and easy to prepare, eggs are nutrient dense. They supply a significant amount of nutrients compared to the calories they cont...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Red Cross in need of local volunteers

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Sandhills Chapter of the American Red Cross is in need of volunteers and is inviting the community to attend a Red Cross Vol...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Smith joins SeHealth’s Bladen clinics

Smith joins SeHealth’s Bladen clinics

Family Nurse Practitioner Kendall Smith has joined Southeastern Health Center Clarkton and Southeastern Medical Clinic White Lake, both affiliates of ...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Add some variety to your vegetables

Add some variety to your vegetables

Eat your vegetables — good advice when we were kids, and it’s also good advice for adults. Only 23 percent of Americans currently eat five...

March 30th, 2017 |