NCDP Statement on Rep. William Brisson’s party switch

NCDP Statement on Rep. William Brisson’s party switch

Raleigh – North Carolina Democratic Party Chair Wayne Goodwin released the following statement after Rep. Brisson announced he’s changing ...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Kelly woman charged with arson

Kelly woman charged with arson

KELLY — A Bladen County member was arrested and charged with setting fire to two separate mobile homes earlier this month.According to Bladen Co...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Ready, set, attack!

Ready, set, attack!

While communities are still trying to get their arms around the opioid crisis, several efforts have already been undertaken that will affect the impac...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Local drop-off site set for Samaritan’s Purse

ELIZABETHTOWN — Next month, several locations in the multi-county Cape Fear area — including in Elizabethtown — will serve as drop-o...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Roger’s Wish project tops 75 blankets

Roger’s Wish project tops 75 blankets

ELIZABETHTOWN — With just a handful of days left in the fifth annual Roger’s Wish project, donations of blankets has risen above the 75 ma...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Sheriff employees double-dipped at State Fair, audit finds

RALEIGH — Wake County Sheriff’s Office personnel double-dipped by claiming their normal work pay while getting off-duty compensation for w...

October 25th, 2017 |  


‘Home grown’ claims of renewable industry questioned

RALEIGH — Dee Stewart was in Raleigh this spring to disclose poll results lauding renewable energy. It seemed a bit odd that a seasoned Republic...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Bladen Community College trustee elected to national board

Bladen Community College trustee elected to national board

DUBLIN - Bladen Community College Trustee Dennis Troy has been elected to the Board of the Association of Community College Trustees at the national l...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Cry Out Bladen held at courthouse

Cry Out Bladen held at courthouse

ELIZABETHTOWN — Despite being delayed from its original date of Sept. 11 by weather, then moved inside because of weather on Monday, the annual ...

October 24th, 2017 |  


County, schools meet to discuss consolidation and construction proposals

ELIZABETHTOWN — A joint meeting between the Bladen County Board of Commissioners and Board of Education on Monday brought some clarity to the pr...

October 24th, 2017 |