Smithfield plant to be fully operational by Thursday

Smithfield plant to be fully operational by Thursday

TAR HEEL —The Smithfield Foods plant in Tar Heel has experienced enough problems over the past 18 months to concern a number of employees, and o...

October 21st, 2015 |  


Correction

In Tuesday’s Bladen Journal in the story, “Early Voting on Thursday,” the name of Gene Norton was inadvertently left out of the stor...

October 21st, 2015 |  


Fundraiser planned for Leinwand Park skate park

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Friends of the Skateparks Foundation have planned a fundraiser for a proposed skate park in Elizabethtown for Saturday, Nov....

October 21st, 2015 |  


Governor McCrory Announces New Cabinet Members

Governor McCrory Announces New Cabinet Members

RALEIGH – Governor Pat McCrory announced the leaders of two newly created departments at a ceremony at the State Capitol in Raleigh. Chris Estes...

October 20th, 2015 |  


Oyster Roast to benefit preservation and elementary school

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH — Proceeds from the third annual Wrightsville Beach Chamber of Commerce Oyster Roast will support restoration efforts of hist...

October 20th, 2015 updated: October 20th, 2015. |  


Man charged in girl’s death says he pushed her down stairs

Man charged in girl’s death says he pushed her down stairs

MILWAUKEE, Wisc. — A man charged with murder in the disappearance 33 years ago of a 13-year-old Milwaukee girl confessed to police that he pushe...

October 20th, 2015 |  


NCDOT Seeks Local Input Regarding Transportation Priorities

RALEIGH — The N.C. Department of Transportation wants to hear from you! What do you think are top-priority transportation projects that should b...

October 20th, 2015 |  


NCDOT seeks local input on transportation priorities

RALEIGH — The N.C. Department of Transportation wants to hear from you. What do you think are top-priority transportation projects that should b...

October 20th, 2015 |  


Commissioners recognize employees for years of service Monday

Commissioners recognize employees for years of service Monday

ELIZABETTHOWN — The BladenCounty Board of Commissioners recognized several county employees for their years of service during their meeting on M...

October 20th, 2015 |  


Nationally touring Civil Rights exhibition opens Nov. 8 Cape Fear Museum

WILMINGTON — In September 1955, shortly after 14-year-old Emmett Till was murdered by white supremacists in Mississippi, his grieving mother, Ma...

October 20th, 2015 |