Bobcat in bathroom of Oklahoma newspaper startles publisher

SAPULPA, Okla. (AP) — A small-town Oklahoma newspaper publisher found a startling front-page story practically in his newsroom: There was a hiss...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Woman accused of pepper-spraying people at Chuck E. Cheese’s

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Authorities say a woman accused of pepper-spraying patrons at a Chuck E. Cheese’s in Louisiana has been arrested.Nola...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Run Forrest! Gump impersonator jogs around California city

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Halloween started early in one Southern California city, where a man dressed as Forrest Gump has been running around ne...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


State to hold another meeting about state park proposal

State to hold another meeting about state park proposal

RALEIGH — Black River State Park input: take two.The state of North Carolina recently announced it will be holding an additional open house to g...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


COMMUNITY CALENDAR

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Nov. 10— Tar Heel High School’s Class of 1990-1995 will hold a reunion at Lu Mil Vineyard from 7 to 11:30 p.m. There will be dinner, danci...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


It’s crossed the line

Like any lengthy war, those who are involved in the battle against opioid abuse are fighting it on multiple levels.On the local field, the battle plan...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Bladen deputies locate missing hunter

TAR HEEL — Bladen County Sheriff Jim McVicker said several of his deputies recently used skills learned in a Man Tracking Course they attended l...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Roger’s Wish collects 143 blankets

Roger’s Wish collects 143 blankets

ELIZABETHTOWN — It couldn’t have been a better October for the fifth annual Roger’s Wish project.With a hurricane to contend with, B...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Troxler encourages horse owners to vaccinate against EEE

Troxler encourages horse owners to vaccinate against EEE

RALEIGH – The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services recently confirmed the fifth and sixth positive cases of Eastern Equine Encep...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Ex-Bladenboro town administrator under investigation by SBI

Ex-Bladenboro town administrator under investigation by SBI

According to WECT-TV out of Wilmington, former Bladenboro Town Administrator Delane Jackson is under investigation by the State Bureau of Investigatio...

November 1st, 2017 |