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 |  


BCC recruiting students for BLET Academy

DUBLIN — Registration for Basic Law Enforcement Training at Bladen Community College is Sept. 24. The 26-week program is approved for financial ...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Battle of Elizabethtown plans moving forward

Battle of Elizabethtown plans moving forward

ELIZABETHTOWN — The members of Harmony Hall Plantation Village met Tuesday evening to continue planning for the upcoming, fourth annual Battle o...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Montgomery shares history of ECA

Montgomery shares history of ECA

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Elizabethtown Rotary Club heard from Ronald Montgomery, headmaster of Elizabethtown Christian Academy, during its meeting We...

August 5th, 2015 |  


BCC announces 2015 scholastic honor students

DUBLIN — Bladen Community College recently announced the President’s List and Vice President’s lists of outstanding academic student...

August 5th, 2015 updated: August 5th, 2015. |  


Bladen man sent to prison for murder

Bladen man sent to prison for murder

ELIZABETHTOWN — A Bladen County man will be spending at least the next 30 years in prison for the beating death of his girlfriend in 2014.Kelvin...

August 5th, 2015 |  


First South Bank cuts ribbon in Elizabethtown

First South Bank cuts ribbon in Elizabethtown

ELIZABETHTOWN — The folks at First South Bank were officially welcomed to Bladen County on Tuesday with a ribbon-cutting and open house.Official...

August 5th, 2015 |  


National Farmers Market Manager Survey shows growth

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Recently, U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Marketing Service Administrator Anne L. Alonzo announced the resu...

August 4th, 2015 updated: August 4th, 2015. |  


Commissioners hear sales tax legislation update

Commissioners hear sales tax legislation update

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Board of Commissioners heard an update regarding the state’s proposed sales tax legislation at its regul...

August 4th, 2015 |