At the halfway point, changes are needed

At the halfway point, changes are needed

The 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series has (roughly) reached its halfway point. So, as the Series take the turn for its second trip around to a num...

June 28th, 2017 |  


Trio of Lady Braves named to elite team

Trio of Lady Braves named to elite team

GREENSBORO – The final postseason accolades have rolled in for the UNC-Pembroke softball squad, as the trio of Jamie Johnson, Abbey Walters and ...

June 27th, 2017 |  


Knights split with West Columbus

CERRO GORDO – The West Bladen summer baseball team extended its winning streak to four games in the opener of a Dixie Baseball Pre-Majors twin b...

June 27th, 2017 |  


Scotland High’s Zamir White closes in on decision

Scotland High’s Zamir White closes in on decision

LUMBERTON — A few months ago, the race for Scotland High running back Zamir White seemed to be a runaway.But as the top-ranked tailback in the C...

June 25th, 2017 |  


‘Free fishing Day’ in N.C. is July 4

RALEIGH — Tuesday, July 4, is “free fishing day” in North Carolina where everyone — residents and non-residents alike — ...

June 23rd, 2017 |  


Racing set for Saturday at Dublin Motor Speedway

DUBLIN — Racing at Dublin Motor Speedway will return Saturday as the Speedway will host the Ultimate Super Late Model Series, which will pay $5,...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


Let’s hear it for BS

Let’s hear it for BS

Random thoughts from another debris caution.I love Tony Stewart. I won a South Carolina Press Association award a few years ago with a column titled &...

June 21st, 2017 |  


Rotary golf tournament a success

WHITE LAKE — The first-ever Rotary International Cup Golf Tournament was held Thursday at Vineyard Golf at White Lake with 11 teams competing in...

June 16th, 2017 |  


West splits two with Lumberton

LUMBERTON — After dropping their first game of the season on Tuesday, West Bladen’s summer baseball team rebounded with a no-hitter to tak...

June 14th, 2017 |  


SPORTS BRIEFS …

Summer recreation program scheduledELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Parks & Recreation Department will host a Healthy Bladen Kids Summer Re...

June 14th, 2017 |