Bladen County Schools Superintendent Robert Taylor to receive prestigious Friday Medal

Bladen County Schools Superintendent Robert Taylor to receive prestigious Friday Medal

RALEIGH — A statewide organization has reached into Bladen County to honor Bladen County Schools Superintendent Robert Taylor.The Friday Institu...

May 31st, 2017 |  


Law enforcement honored by Paul R. Brown Leadership Academy

Law enforcement honored by Paul R. Brown Leadership Academy

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen Coun6ty Sheriff Jim McVicker and other local law enforcement officers, agencies, offices and departments were honored rec...

May 30th, 2017 |  


Florida student accused of changing grade from F to B

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A 22-year-old student is accused of sneaking into a building and illegally logging into a Florida university’s gradin...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Oklahoma school apologizes for Hitler yearbook quotation

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The principal of an Oklahoma high school apologized after its yearbook featured a quotation attributed to Adolf Hitler.Stud...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Cabbage winners

Cabbage winners

Winners of the Bonnie Third-Grade Cabbage Program at Bladenboro Primary School are Amelia Thompson, Faith Wren, and Braylen Merritt. Bonnie Plants beg...

May 25th, 2017 |  


West Bladen put on lockdown

West Bladen put on lockdown

DUBLIN — West Bladen High School was put on lockdown Tuesday afternoon as a precaution.According to Valerie Newton, public relations and informa...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Women educators meeting is held

Women educators meeting is held

BLADENBORO — The Delta Kappa Gamma Honor Society for women educators in Bladen County held its April meeting at the First Baptist Church in Blad...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


105-year-old woman receives honorary high school diploma

OAKDALE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman who said her only regret in life was not finishing high school has received an honorary diploma —...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Bladen Community College students win at state competition

Bladen Community College students win at state competition

DUBLIN – Bladen Community College students attending the annual SkillsUSA state competition in Greensboro have returned home with exemplary acco...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


State contest winners

State contest winners

The first- and second-place state-level Soil and Water Education Contest certificates and prize winnings were presented to Taran McNeil and Dakota Tri...

May 19th, 2017 |