Mother charged in child’s drowning

Mother charged in child’s drowning

WHITE OAK — The mother of a 4-year-old boy who drowned in White Lake on June 15 is behind bars, charged with felony child abuse.Deputies with th...

July 24th, 2015 |  


This equation is obvious: Dollar for dollar

This equation is obvious: Dollar for dollar

I tried to stay out of this, but like the proverbial moth drawn to the flame, I couldn’t: Oh Creflo, say it ain’t so! The Creflo of whom I...

July 24th, 2015 |  


USDA Broadens Crop Insurance Options for Fruit and Nut Producers

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced the expansion of crop insurance to provide additional options for fruit and nut produc...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


N.C. continues to prepare for possible avian influenza outbreak

N.C. continues to prepare for possible avian influenza outbreak

RALEIGH – State Veterinarian Doug Meckes announced additional precautions that are being put in place to help North Carolina prepare for a possi...

July 23rd, 2015 updated: July 23rd, 2015. |  


BCC offers students Distance Learning Program

BCC offers students Distance Learning Program

DUBLIN — Taking college classes no longer means simply dedicated time in a seat in a classroom.With the availability of interactive computer com...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


Harmony Hall Plantation Village board moves forward

ELIZABETHTOWN — Harmony Hall Plantation Village Inc. met on Tuesday at the Bladen County Public Library and voted unanimously to accept the reso...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


District governor visits with Elizabethtown Rotary

District governor visits with Elizabethtown Rotary

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Elizabethtown Rotary Club received a visit from newly installed District Gov. David Baggett.President Renee Horton introduce...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


Bladenboro woman going to prison for murder

Bladenboro woman going to prison for murder

ELIZABETHTOWN — A Bladenboro woman will be spending a long time in state prison after pleading guilty to murdering her husband.According to publ...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


Animal shelter to implement new hours

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Animal Shelter will expand its operating hours beginning on Monday, Aug. 3.The new shelter hours were adopted ...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


Greene earns Dean’s List at The Citadel

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Members of The Citadel South Carolina Corps of Cadets, including a student from Bladen County, earned top honors in the sprin...

July 22nd, 2015 |