Audit finds excessive use of state vehicles by DMV workers

RALEIGH — A state Division of Motor Vehicles inspector violated agency policy by improperly collecting pay for a 3 ½-hour daily commute, co...

November 29th, 2017 |  


Bladen County Adopt-A-Cop program gets its Christmas start this week

Bladen County Adopt-A-Cop program gets its Christmas start this week

ELIZABETHTOWN — A group of law enforcement wives is asking Bladen County to show the love this Christmas.In its fourth endeavor, the Bladen Coun...

November 28th, 2017 |  


Organizers hoping to expand Bladen County soup kitchen

Organizers hoping to expand Bladen County soup kitchen

ELIZABETHTOWN — Come hungry, be fed. That’s the mantra of Bladen County’s most recent new ministry, and its organizers are hoping to...

November 28th, 2017 |  


Elizabethtown communications trooper presented with award

Elizabethtown communications trooper presented with award

RALEIGH — Col. Glenn M. McNeill Jr., commander of the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, and Erik A. Hooks, secretary of the Department of Pub...

November 28th, 2017 updated: November 28th, 2017. |  


New test results show concentrations of GenX dropping below health goal later in October

RALEIGH – State officials believe elevated concentrations of GenX found at a water treatment facility along the Cape Fear River can be attribute...

November 28th, 2017 |  


Bladenboro Primary honor students are named

Bladenboro Primary School recently released its most recent honor roll.Third grade— A Honor Roll: Brayden Bryan, Lukas McLean, Josey Pait, Conno...

November 28th, 2017 |  


Early College gets green light from Bladen County Schools

Early College gets green light from Bladen County Schools

ELIZABETHTOWN — After months of back and forth, the Bladen County Board of Education is moving forward with a program that will let students get...

November 28th, 2017 |  


New drone laws take effect Friday

RALEIGH – As drones, also known as Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), become more common, North Carolina’s laws are changing to stay up-to-d...

November 28th, 2017 |  


Failed state megaport site is vacant and losing value

RALEIGH — The 600-acre waterfront property in Southport set aside for a state-run “megaport” remains vacant and the N.C. State Ports...

November 28th, 2017 |  


House falls off trailer, blocks North Carolina road

STATESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Some house movers in North Carolina thought they were getting a jump on the day. Instead, their day got longer when the...

November 28th, 2017 |