Poll: North Carolinians Plan to Spend $66 on Average for Halloween

HIGH POINT – The High Point University Poll finds that 65 percent of North Carolinians will be celebrating Halloween this year and 32 percent wi...

October 14th, 2015 |  


School bus training session scheduled

A training session has been scheduled for all non-certified staff, which began employment as of July 1, 2005, and has not taken the training class. Th...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Rotary Club learns about Customized Training Program at BCC

Rotary Club learns about Customized Training Program at BCC

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Elizabethtown Rotary Club was treated to a talk on Bladen Community College’s customized training program for Bladen C...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Bladenboro man charged with first-degree murder

Bladenboro man charged with first-degree murder

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County sheriff’s investigators solved a murder less than 24 hours after it occured, and have charged a Bladenboro m...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Shriners fry up a great fundraiser

Shriners fry up a great fundraiser

The Bladen County Shrine Club’s annual fish fry fundraiser was held Wednesday in Elizabethtown and Bladenboro. The clear, sunny skies attracted ...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Murphy-Brown faces new legal challenge after ignoring agreement to clean up hog farm contamination

CHAPEL HILL — Conservation groups filed a motion in federal court seeking to require Murphy-Brown to comply with a 2006 agreement to clean up gr...

October 14th, 2015 |  


District and schools to develop improvement plans

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Board of Education recently heard a report from Assistant Superintendent Tonya Head regarding the Focus, Prior...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Ag’em Up Days attracts 400

ELIZABETHTOWN — Ag’em Up Days, a two-day agricultural field day adventure for Bladen County third-graders, was held on Oct. 7-8 at the Bla...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Donations continue

Donations continue

ELIZABETHTOWN — The third annual “Roger’s Wish” project by the Bladen Journal has reached its halfway point for blanket and sl...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Bladenboro pageant set for Saturday

Bladenboro pageant set for Saturday

BLADENBORO — Ten young women will take the stage at Bladenboro Middle School auditorium on Saturday to compete for the titles of Princess of Bla...

October 13th, 2015 updated: October 14th, 2015. |