Father-son team bring down two bucks, coyote

Father-son team bring down two bucks, coyote

BLADENBORO — A father and son team hunting together in the Crawley’s Swamp area of Bladenboro bagged a pair of bucks and a black coyote re...

November 19th, 2015 |  


Eagles taketo the roadfor playoff

Eagles taketo the roadfor playoff

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Eagles of East Bladen, one of three Four County Conference teams still alive in the state football playoffs, will travel to ...

November 19th, 2015 |  


Sports briefs …

Baseball hitting camp set for Dec. 19***ELIZABETHTOWN — A baseball hitting camp will be put on by the Bladen County Recreation Department in par...

November 18th, 2015 |  


The Chase comes to an end Sunday

The Chase comes to an end Sunday

And then there were four.After 35 races, the 2015 Sprint Cup Championship comes down to Jeff Gordon, Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick and Martin Truex Jr. On...

November 17th, 2015 |  


Lady Knights to unveil new offense, defense

Lady Knights to unveil new offense, defense

DUBLIN — It’s a new era for the West Bladen girls varsity basketball team, with a new coach and new expectations.Rick Rhoda has taken the ...

November 17th, 2015 |  


Senior-laden Lady Eagles ready for season

Senior-laden Lady Eagles ready for season

ELIZABETHTOWN — East Bladen girls varsity basketball coach Patty Evers can still taste last season’s bitter 49-41 loss to Kinston in the t...

November 17th, 2015 |  


Elizabethtown natives signs to play basketball at Ole Miss

Elizabethtown natives signs to play basketball at Ole Miss

WILMINGTON — Tyrek Coger, an Elizabethtown native and 2015 graduate of Cape Fear Community College, recently signed to play Div. I basketball at...

November 16th, 2015 |  


First place

First place

BLADENBORO — Heather Lennon Hall, a brown belt from Bladenboro’s Carolina Karate, competed at the KARATE MANIA fun tournament on Saturday,...

November 16th, 2015 |  


Wildlife Commissionoffering deer-huntevent for youth

Wildlife Commissionoffering deer-huntevent for youth

NEW BERN – The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is offering a youth-only deer hunting opportunity on Saturday, Dec. 12, at Weyerhaeuser-Cool S...

November 15th, 2015 |  


Kinston overpowers West Bladen, 59-28

KINSTON — The No. 1 seed Vikings of Kinston jumped out to a 19-0 lead in the first quarter of Friday’s Class 2-A playoff against visiting ...

November 14th, 2015 |