CHURCH CALENDAR

CHURCH CALENDAR

Oct. 8— Briar Branch Baptist Church will celebrate its Homecoming Service at 10 a.m. At 11 a.m., the Rev. Kevin Kinlaw will bring the morning me...

October 5th, 2017 |  


COMMUNITY CALENDAR

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Oct. 7— The Bladen County Youth Focus Project, BCTS-BCHS Alumni Association and Paul R. Brown Leadership Academy will sponsor its eighth annual ...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Pair of bridgesto be replacedWHITEVILLE – The first of two bridges being replaced in eastern Columbus County will close Monday as its replacemen...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Shriners fish fry set for Wednesday

The Shriners are back at it, gearing up for their twice-annual fish fry on Wednesday.Held each year in the spring and fall, the Shriners’ fish f...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Matthew’s mark: one year later, Bladen County remembers

Matthew’s mark: one year later, Bladen County remembers

One year later, Bladen County residents are assessing the wounds left by a Category 1 hurricane. Dubbed “Matthew” by the National Hurrican...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Roger’s Wish starts with a bang

Roger’s Wish starts with a bang

ELIZABETHTOWN — The fifth annual Roger’s Wish project opened Monday at the Bladen Journal, and the initial response was encouraging.A tota...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Mercatus report highlights state-level maze of rules

RALEIGH — North Carolina has so many regulations it would take a dozen 40-hour weeks, reading 300 words per minute, to navigate the state admini...

October 4th, 2017 |  


BCC’s Small Business Center offering no-cost workshops

DUBLIN — The Small Business Center of Bladen Community College is offering no-cost seminars throughout October.The final three seminars of the E...

October 4th, 2017 |  


CORRECTION

During the Disabled American Veterans naming ceremony last week, the colors were presented by JROTC members from Paul R. Brown Leadership Academy, Eas...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


Elizabethtown planning to enter Phase II of revitalization, including landscaping for West Broad Street

Elizabethtown planning to enter Phase II of revitalization, including landscaping for West Broad Street

ELIZABETHTOWN — Things are about to get shady in Elizabethtown.On Monday, town council members heard from staff about plans for the second phase...

October 3rd, 2017 |