Alumni Association awards scholarships

Alumni Association awards scholarships

WHITEVILLE — The Columbus-Bladen County North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University Alumni recently announced the recipients of...

August 9th, 2015 |  


Concert series takes the stage Thursday

Concert series takes the stage Thursday

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Cape Fear Farmer’s Market in downtown Elizabethtown will host the Fantastic Shakers on Thursday for the third show of ...

August 9th, 2015 |  


Best-selling author to be featured at luncheon

Best-selling author to be featured at luncheon

WHITEVILLE — Jason Wright, a New York Times, Wall Street Journal and USA Today bestselling author, will be the featured speaker at this yearR...

August 9th, 2015 |  


Made In the Shade Open Car adn Truck Show successful Saturday

Made In the Shade Open Car adn Truck Show successful Saturday

ELIZABETHTOWN — The sounds of the music of Jan and Dean and the Beach Boys filled the air of the 17th annual Classic Cruisers Car Club’s M...

August 8th, 2015 |  


Sheriff’s Office holds award, recogniziton ceremony

Sheriff’s Office holds award, recogniziton ceremony

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Sheriff’s Office held an awards and recognition ceremony on Friday afternoon.Bladen County Sheriff Jim M...

August 7th, 2015 |  


School board mulls consolidation scenarios

School board mulls consolidation scenarios

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Board of Education held a retreat Thursday afternoon to discuss school consolidation. Both Superintendent Robe...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Playground Task Force holds first meeting

Playground Task Force holds first meeting

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County Schools held its’ first Playground Task Force meeting on Thursday to organize around understanding requireme...

August 7th, 2015 |  


60 years of service

60 years of service

The Kiwanis of Elizabethtown/Bladen County recently honored one of their members, Donald Worsley, for 60 years of service to the club. Worsley has hel...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Those ‘woodpeckers’ on the wall

Those ‘woodpeckers’ on the wall

The coming week marks the anniversary of the division of Berlin, Germany. On the afternoon of Aug. 12, 1961, leaders of the German Democratic Republic...

August 7th, 2015 |  


N.C. wine and grape industry has $1.71-billion impact on state’s economy

N.C. wine and grape industry has $1.71-billion impact on state’s economy

RALEIGH – Wine lovers may raise a glass to a new report that shows the North Carolina wine and grape industry contributes $1.71 billion to the s...

August 6th, 2015 |