2-story ‘Star Wars’ replica in yard for Halloween is big hit

PARMA, Ohio (AP) — A two-story, “Star Wars”-inspired Halloween yard display in Ohio is enticing kids to get toy lightsabers and attr...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Police video shows large bear peering into shop windows

KINGS BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A very large bear-about-town was spotted peering into shop windows in a California tourist community on Lake Tahoe.Th...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Student’s yearbook photo rejected because he’s holding gun

STANDISH, Maine (AP) — A Maine high school has rejected a student’s submitted yearbook photo because it shows him holding a shotgun.Bonny ...

October 23rd, 2017 |  


Robbery suspect left wallet behind at crime scene

FAIR LAWN, N.J. (AP) — Police in New Jersey have arrested a robbery suspect who they say left his wallet behind at the scene of the crime.Offici...

October 23rd, 2017 |  


Robbery suspect left wallet behind at crime scene

FAIR LAWN, N.J. (AP) — Police in New Jersey have arrested a robbery suspect who they say left his wallet behind at the scene of the crime.Offici...

October 23rd, 2017 |  


Man accused of fake ID use found hiding in trash can

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Authorities say a man accused of trying to rent a car in Delaware using fake identification was caught hiding in a trash...

October 23rd, 2017 |  


Tar Heel man arrested on gun charges

Tar Heel man arrested on gun charges

TAR HEEL — A man who claims he will be running for Bladen County sheriff was arrested on Saturday by sheriff’s deputies. Donald Lee Melvin...

October 23rd, 2017 |  


Community service classes offered at BCC

DUBLIN — Bladen Community College is offering personal interest classes in October and November.They are:— Line dancing is scheduled for M...

October 23rd, 2017 |  


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 |  


Enrollment goes down more than expected in Bladen County Schools

Enrollment goes down more than expected in Bladen County Schools

School of choice is a buzz phrase right now, and, in Bladen County, more and more families are taking advantage of it.At October’s Bladen County...

October 20th, 2017 |