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 |  


Leinwands opens school uniform shop

Leinwands opens school uniform shop

ELIZABETHTOWN — As parents prepare to send their children back to school, one of the important items on the list will be school uniforms —...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Plenty to crow about in Bladen County

Plenty to crow about in Bladen County

Welcome to the first in a long series of good news tidbits from throughout Bladen County.Each of the following items were submitted by readers who wan...

August 12th, 2015 |  


Wray tabbed principal at East Bladen High

Wray tabbed principal at East Bladen High

ELIZABETHTOWN — east Bladen High SChool has a new principal.At the Bladen County Board of Education’s meeting obn Monday, board members ap...

August 12th, 2015 updated: August 12th, 2015. |  


BCC registration underway

DUBLIN — If you have ever considered a career change or enhancing your marketable skills to improve your employment options, Bladen Community Co...

August 12th, 2015 |  


Historical Society reorganizes, embarks on establishing county history museum

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Historical Society held its re-organizational meeting on Tuesday in the Bladen County Public Library and elected n...

August 12th, 2015 updated: August 12th, 2015. |