Correction

In last week’s Bladen Journal story “Ballots get filled, except in Tar Heel,” the name of Gene Norton was in advertently left out of...

July 24th, 2015 updated: July 24th, 2015. |  


Bladenboro to hold Kids Fun Day

BLADENBORO — Folks in the town of Bladenboro have come together to help one of the community’s younger residents, Ayven Lennon, 5, who is ...

July 24th, 2015 |  


White Oak School gymnasium effort receives $5,000 grant

RALEIGH – The John William Pope Foundation recently announced the award of a $5,000 grant to the White Oak School gymnasium revitalization proje...

July 24th, 2015 |  


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 |