COMMUNITY CALENDAR

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Sept. 16— DUBLIN PEANUT FESTIVAL at Dublin Primary SchoolSept. 17— The Battle of Elizabethtown DAR Chapter would like to invite the citize...

September 14th, 2017 |  


Applications for funding from the Needs-Based Public School Capital Fund now available

On Wednesday, North Carolina Superintendent Mark Johnson announced applications for funding through the new Needs-Based Public School Capital Fund are...

September 13th, 2017 |  


State hosting information session on Chemours, sampling Bladen County wells

RALEIGH — The state departments of Environmental Quality and Health and Human Services will host a community information session on Thursday for...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Priss Pots: new business open in Elizabethtown

Priss Pots: new business open in Elizabethtown

ELIZABETHTOWN — A new boutique has pranced into town.Aug. 22 saw the opening in downtown Elizabethtown of Priss Pots, a boutique dedicated to &#...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Irma goes west; Jose to go east

After weeks of wondering, Bladen County, along with most of North Carolina, escaped the worst of Hurricane Irma’s wrath, as the storm took a lat...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Bladen County bus drivers to get raise and stipend

Bladen County bus drivers to get raise and stipend

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bus drivers in Bladen County will soon be driving to the bank.On Monday at the Bladen County Board of Education meeting, the boa...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Bladen County Board of Education hears about district report card

Bladen County Board of Education hears about district report card

ELIZABETHTOWN — At Monday night’s Board of Education meeting, board members heard for the first time district staffs’ response to th...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Treasurer assesses likely impact of Harvey, Irma on investments

RALEIGH — Insurance companies will take a big hit from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, but that shouldn’t hurt North Carolina’s retireme...

September 13th, 2017 |  


County’s opioid forum hears the gruesome statistics

County’s opioid forum hears the gruesome statistics

DUBLIN — More than 50 individuals from across the leadership spectrum of Bladen County converged on Bladen Community College on Tuesday as part ...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Girls Scouts — Coastal Pines offers females life skills training

RALEIGH — It’s the start of the school year for many girls, and there’s no better time for a fresh start and a clean slate. With so ...

September 12th, 2017 |