Clarkton woman charged with theft

CLARKTON — A woman was arrested Monday by Bladen County sheriff’s deputies and charged with selling stolen property.Angela Tanya Wells, 43...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Donations continuing for Roger’s Wish project

Donations continuing for Roger’s Wish project

ELIZABETHTOWN — The fifth annual Roger’s Wish project continues to attract the heartfelt generosity of area residents in the third week of...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Amendment would shrink judicial terms immediately

RALEIGH — Legislative Republicans vowed to offer changes in the way North Carolinians select judges. Tuesday afternoon, they rolled out a big on...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Baldwin Branch selects its 2017 Seniors of the Year

Baldwin Branch selects its 2017 Seniors of the Year

ELIZABETHTOWN — Baldwin Branch Missoinary Baptist Church recently selected its 2017 male and female seniors of the year.The church congregation ...

October 17th, 2017 |  


County OKs capital outlay projects for schools

ELIZABETHTOWN — Representatives with Bladen County Schools came before county commissioners on Monday with another request for money, but this t...

October 17th, 2017 |  


County OKs roof replacement at DSS

County OKs roof replacement at DSS

ELIZABETHTOWN — The roof at the Bladen County Department of Social Services has finally outlived its usefulness, county commissioners were told ...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Man cited for painting over mural designed by children

LONDONDERRY, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont man has been cited for unlawful mischief after he painted over a public mural designed by students in the town...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Crowd scrambles as man tosses cash into the air

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) — Some people are a few dollars richer thanks to a Massachusetts carpenter who intentionally tossed cash from his payche...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Deer lassoed, rescued from Pittsburgh reservoir

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A paramedic and an animal control officer have rescued a deer that had waded into a Pittsburgh reservoir.The rescue unfolded T...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Friday the 13th: Flight 666 makes it safely to HEL

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Helsinki airport says Flight 666 has arrived safety in HEL — the airport code for the Finnish capital ̵...

October 16th, 2017 |