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 |  


Serving the servants: Dragonfly Coffee House honors responders on 9/11

Serving the servants: Dragonfly Coffee House honors responders on 9/11

ELIZABETHTOWN — On Monday, one Elizabethtown business was giving back to local first-responders.Monday marked the 16th anniversary of 9/11, whic...

September 12th, 2017 |  


Deadline looms for students to apply for service academy nominations

CHARLOTTE – Each year, Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) nominates 40 outstanding local students for prestigious appointments to West Point, ...

September 12th, 2017 |  


North Carolina cities going all in to land Amazon’s second headquarters

RALEIGH — Charlotte and the Research Triangle Park are joining the growing number of candidates submitting proposals for Amazon’s second h...

September 12th, 2017 |