Fundraiser for Baby Eva set for Saturday, Aug 22

Fundraiser for Baby Eva set for Saturday, Aug 22

DUBLIN — A barbecue plate sale fundraiser has been set for Saturday, Aug. 22, for Baby Eva called “Help Us Mend Eva’s Broken Heart&#...

August 16th, 2015 |  


Sheriff offers tips to students

Sheriff offers tips to students

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County Sheriff Jim McVicker recently offered some safety tips for those youngsters who will be walking back and forth to ...

August 16th, 2015 updated: August 16th, 2015. |  


Small plane crashes, no one hurt

BLADENBORO — A small plane crashed at the Bladenboro Airport on Saturay afternoon according to reports.The small plane was destroyed but two occ...

August 15th, 2015 |  


N.C. schools in the middle of the pack

Unless one is destined for the ranks of wildly successful college dropouts like Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg, education remains the traditional rout...

August 15th, 2015 |  


Animalshelterurgingadoptions

Animalshelterurgingadoptions

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Animal Shelter will be holding an adoption event on Thursday from 1 until 4 p.m. at the State Employees Credit...

August 15th, 2015 |  


Division of Employment Security Successfully Transitions to New Debit Cards for Unemployment Benefits

RALEIGH — The Division of Employment Security (DES) has completed the process of changing its debit card provider to Bank of America.DES sent te...

August 14th, 2015 |  


The Elvis in me … and you

The Elvis in me … and you

We were sitting at a stop sign at the corner of College and Line streets, directly across from the First Methodist Church. My mother was driving. My s...

August 14th, 2015 |  


Robinson named to Dean’s List

Robinson named to Dean’s List

WINSTON-SALEM — Brandon Robinson has been named to the Dean’s List at Winston-Salem State University for spring 2015.Robinson, a 2009 grad...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Rotary learns about Harmony Hall Plantation Village

Rotary learns about Harmony Hall Plantation Village

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Elizabethtown Rotary Club was treated to a program about Harmony Hall Plantation Village from Bobby Lewis on Wednesday.First...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Lightning puts 5,000 customers in the dark

About 5,000 Bladen County residents were left in the dark after dark on Wednesday when a reported lightning strike at a substation knocked out power t...

August 13th, 2015 |