‘Jeopardy!’ champ wins fans with quirky antics, big bets

‘Jeopardy!’ champ wins fans with quirky antics, big bets

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City bartender’s on-screen antics and big bets while competing on “Jeopardy!” are winning him cash ...

October 10th, 2017 |  


Pumpkin spice air freshener prompts evacuation of school

BALTIMORE (AP) — An unusual smell prompted an evacuation and a hazardous materials response at a Baltimore high school. But after five people we...

October 9th, 2017 |  


Doomsday prepper sends all of his food to Puerto Rico

MEDFORD, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man who spent decades preparing his home for doomsday is donating all of his stored food to families affected ...

October 9th, 2017 |  


Mayoral candidate needs only 1 vote — his — to win

MANHATTAN, Mont. (AP) — There’s one person running for mayor of Manhattan, Montana, and he only needs to vote for himself to win.The Bozem...

October 9th, 2017 |  


NCWorks hosting Smithfield job fair

TAR HEEL — Smithfield will be hosting a job fair Saturday at the NCWorks Career Center, located at 401 Mercer Mill Road in Elizabethtown. Positi...

October 9th, 2017 |  


5 teens arrested on numerous charges

5 teens arrested on numerous charges

ELIZABETHTOWN — Five Bladen County teenagers were arrested Monday and face numerous charges after a home break-in on Sept. 19.According to Blade...

October 9th, 2017 |  


McLean honored witha historical markerLUMBERTON — The late Hector MacLean was recalled at a gathering of family and friends Tuesday as “a ...

October 9th, 2017 updated: October 12th, 2017. |  


Bigger, better N.C. Grape Festival is Saturday at Lu Mil Vineyard

DUBLIN — After a year without a local festival, organizers are gearing up for an extraordinary event this year.The N.C. Grape Festival, held ann...

October 9th, 2017 |  


Elizabethtown adds assistant manager position; DeVane promoted

Elizabethtown adds assistant manager position; DeVane promoted

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Town of Elizabethtown is making some changes to its staff.Last week, town council members were told of the promotion of Publ...

October 8th, 2017 |  


Trivette arrested for DWI

WECT in Wilmington is reporting that freshman Bladen County Commissioner Ashley Trivette was arrested and charged with DWI on Friday.Trivette, 32, who...

October 8th, 2017 |