Friday night football

East Bladen 48West Bladen 12***West Bladen 6-6-0-0 — 12East Bladen 7-21-20-0 — 48***Highlights: For East Bladen, Xavier Wooten rushed for ...

November 4th, 2017 |  


South Carolina man nabbed after robbing Clarkton bank

CLARKTON — A South Carolina man with face paint entered the Clarkton BB&T bank Friday around 4:23 p.m. and handed the teller a note demandin...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


East whips West, gets the conference’s No. 1 seed

ELIZABETHTOWN — Xavier Wooten ran for 118 yards and two touchdowns, Quinton Bedsole passed for 99 yards and a touchdown and the Eagles defense s...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Volleyball all-conference announced

All-Three Rivers Conference***— Player of the Year: Lillian Inman, Whiteville— Coach of the Year: Greer InmanWhiteville— First team:...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


A discussion about the ‘People’s Champion’

A discussion about the ‘People’s Champion’

There’s a giant billboard currently on display at Texas Motor Speedway (TMS) proclaiming that “Chase Elliott is the People’s Champio...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Eagles blank Midway in playoff opener

ELIZABETHTOWN — East Bladen got off on the right foot Wednesday in the opening round of the NCHSAA Class 2-A soccer playoffs, posting a 3-0 win ...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


THROW THE RECORDS OUT

THROW THE RECORDS OUT

One team is 9-1 overall, the other is 4-6. One team has won the last 15 meetings straight. One team is a perennial conference title contender, the oth...

November 1st, 2017 |  


SPORTS BRIEFS …

Youth basketball registrationELIZABETHTOWN — Registration for youth basketball is now open through Dec. 1 at the Bladen County Recreation Depart...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Martinsville shows the short-track positives

Martinsville shows the short-track positives

I love short tracks.Like really, really love short tracks.Sometimes, I can forget what I love about racing and then something like the First Data 500 ...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Eagles nip Knights in pancake contest

Eagles nip Knights in pancake contest

DUBLIN — After a two-year absence, the Rivalry Week pancake-eating contest between the East Bladen Eagles and West Bladen Knights varsity footba...

October 31st, 2017 |