Supreme Court delays transfer of power to DPI

RALEIGH — The N.C. Supreme Court has granted a temporary stay in a lawsuit involving State Superintendent Mark Johnson and the State Board of Ed...

October 23rd, 2017 |  


State lawmakers, experts debate school choice in N.C.

BURLINGTON — Lawmakers and education scholars Monday night debated whether the state should sharpen its focus when overseeing tax-funded charter...

October 19th, 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 |  


Lawmakers, experts debate school construction in N.C.

Lawmakers, experts debate school construction in N.C.

ROCKY MOUNT — Politicians and policy analysts clashed Tuesday over school construction costs and who should pay.The rural-urban skirmish over st...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Pumpkin spice air freshener prompts evacuation of school

BALTIMORE (AP) — An unusual smell prompted an evacuation and a hazardous materials response at a Baltimore high school. But after five people we...

October 9th, 2017 |  


East Bladen royalty

East Bladen royalty

ELIZABETHTOWN — East Bladen celebrated its 2017-18 homecoming by naming its king and queen on Friday during halftime of the Eagles’ footba...

October 7th, 2017 |  


BCC’s Small Business Center offering no-cost workshops

DUBLIN — The Small Business Center of Bladen Community College is offering no-cost seminars throughout October.The final three seminars of the E...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Bladen County 4-H celebrating National 4-H Week

Bladen County 4-H celebrating National 4-H Week

ELIZABETHTOWN — For the 75th consecutive year, millions of youth, parents, volunteers and alumni across the country have been celebrating Nation...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


Community classes at BCC

DUBLIN — The Continuing Education Program at Bladen Community College is offering evening community classes throughout October and November for ...

October 2nd, 2017 |  


School bus hit by pick-up truck, no injuries

BLADENBORO — According to Bladen County School officials, a school bus was involved in a minor accident Friday afternoon but no students were in...

September 29th, 2017 |