Nine are headed to federal prison

Nine residents from Bladen County are heading to federal prison after pleading guilty to a variety of drug charges after a Bladen County drug ring was...

September 19th, 2015 |  


Stabbing results in murder charge

ELIZABETHTOWN — Elizabethtown police officers were sent to Bladen County Hospital on N.C. 701 South with regards to a stabbing on Saturday.Accor...

September 16th, 2015 |  


Public’s help wanted

Public’s help wanted

During the early morning hours of Aug. 2, Elizabethtown police officers responded to an alarm call at U.S. Cellular on West Broad Street in Elizabetht...

September 15th, 2015 updated: September 15th, 2015. |  


Sex-offenders arrested in Bladen County

ELIZABETHTOWN – Eight sex offenders who were found to be not in compliance with their North Carolina Sex Offender Registry requirements were arr...

September 4th, 2015 |  


Traffic stop nets three arrests

ELIZABETHTOWN — A vehicle stop by Elizabethtown police officers on Saturday led to three arrests when the odor of marijuana was detected.Accordi...

September 1st, 2015 |  


Three arrested following armed robbery

Three arrested following armed robbery

DUBLIN — Three Elizabethtown men were arrested Monday in connection with an armed robbery of the Dollar General in Dublin.According to Bladen Co...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Bladen man sent to prison for murder

Bladen man sent to prison for murder

ELIZABETHTOWN — A Bladen County man will be spending at least the next 30 years in prison for the beating death of his girlfriend in 2014.Kelvin...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Rewards offered in two Robeson murders

LUMBERTON — Authorities hope a cash reward will draw out new information about the unsolved murders of two people in Robeson County earlier this...

August 1st, 2015 |  


Guilty plea sends man to prison

ELIZABETHTOWN — Badr Rashada Colvin pled guilty in Bladen County Superior Court recently to one count of robbery with a dangerous weapon, one co...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Escaped inmate’s freedom is brief

Escaped inmate’s freedom is brief

LUMBERTON – Escaped inmate Jamie Parrish is back in custody after he escaped from the Robeson CRV Center on Thursday night. He was discovered mi...

July 31st, 2015 updated: July 31st, 2015. |