Dr. Gemma appointed to BCC board

Dr. Gemma appointed to BCC board

DUBLIN - Retired physician Dr. Frank Gemma has been appointed by the Bladen County Commissioners to a four-year term as a trustee for Bladen Community...

August 1st, 2017 |  


Bill protecting free speech becomes law, without the governor’s signature

Bill protecting free speech becomes law, without the governor’s signature

RALEIGH — North Carolina has a new security detail to ensure public university campuses stay true to the First Amendment.House Bill 527, Restore...

August 1st, 2017 |  


West Bladen High evacuated

West Bladen High School has detected a possible gas leak on the campus and is evacuating the building at this time. All students and staff are safe. S...

August 1st, 2017 |  


Four students earn college scholarships

Four students earn college scholarships

The Bladen and Columbus Alumni of North Carolina A&T State University recently announced for scholarship winners, each of whom will receive a $500...

July 29th, 2017 |  


Agreement on consultant and commission could break Leandro logjam

RALEIGH — After two decades, the parties involved in the landmark Leandro v. North Carolina lawsuit have filed a joint court motion asking an in...

July 28th, 2017 |  


Bladen Community College announces scholastic honor students

DUBLIN — Full-time students who have demonstrated academic achievement at Bladen Community College for the Summer 2017 term have been recognized...

July 27th, 2017 |  


Bladen Community College graduates practical nursing students

Bladen Community College graduates practical nursing students

DUBLIN – Bladen Community College graduated 22 practical nursing students in a pinning ceremony on July 20.Board chair Dennis Troy and college p...

July 26th, 2017 |  


State education board approves $2.5 million in budget cuts to DPI

RALEIGH — The State Board of Education has approved $2.5 million in budget cuts to the Department of Public Instruction. The savings will come f...

July 26th, 2017 |  


State education board appeals DPI ruling

State education board appeals DPI ruling

RALEIGH — The State Board of Education isn’t finished fighting N.C. Superintendent of Public Instruction Mark Johnson in court.A three-jud...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Gift to Bladen Community College

Gift to Bladen Community College

DUBLIN — Campbell Oil Company President Mac Campbell (center), presented a donation to Bladen Community College president William Findt (left) a...

July 19th, 2017 |