Bladen County Veterans’ Day ceremony is Nov. 8

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Veterans’ Day Ceremony is on “Taps” for early November.Set to take place at the National Gua...

October 26th, 2017 |  


West Bladen student arrested with gun on school property

West Bladen student arrested with gun on school property

DUBLIN — On Wednesday morning, West Bladen High School officials was alerted to a vehicle on campus with a possible weapon in the car. Law enfor...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Brisson, Peterson make switch from Democrat to Republican

Brisson, Peterson make switch from Democrat to Republican

ELIZABETHTOWN — Two Bladen County candidates are switching party affiliation.On Wednesday afternoon, N.C. House Rep. William Brisson and Bladen ...

October 25th, 2017 updated: October 25th, 2017. |  


Fayetteville Area Habitat for Humanity to honor volunteers, community partners

FAYETTEVILLE — Fayetteville Area Habitat for Humanity will host its annual breakfast at 8 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 27, at the Crown Ballroom to high...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Harm reduction: apathy or compassion?

Harm reduction: apathy or compassion?

In a nation caught in the grip of an opioid epidemic, the strategies to combat it are as passion-inciting as they are diverse.One school of thought be...

October 25th, 2017 |  


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 |