Donations continuing for Roger’s Wish project

Donations continuing for Roger’s Wish project

ELIZABETHTOWN — The fifth annual Roger’s Wish project continues to attract the heartfelt generosity of area residents in the third week of...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Shriners get special guest at fish fry

Shriners get special guest at fish fry

Bladen County’s recent fundraiser is going to help one of its own.On Wednesday, the Shriners held their bi-annual fish fry and had a special gue...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Grape Festival attracts a huge crowd to Lu Mil Vineyard

Grape Festival attracts a huge crowd to Lu Mil Vineyard

DUBLIN — A chill and gray sky blanketed Lu Mil Vineyard on Saturday, but it didn’t stop a throng of vendors and an explosion of visitors f...

October 14th, 2017 |  


Bladen County family still awaiting news on missing woman

Bladen County family still awaiting news on missing woman

TAR HEEL — A Bladen County family is still waiting to hear from their daughter.On Sept. 5, after being discharged from a drug rehabilitation cen...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Strait selected for Shrine Bowl

Strait selected for Shrine Bowl

ELIZABETHTOWN — East Bladen senior lineman Caleb Strait was chosen to play in the 81st Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas, an all-star football game b...

October 9th, 2017 |  


Jacket presentation

Jacket presentation

ELIZABETHTOWN — East Bladen head football coach Robby Priest was presented wit his green jacket by repreentatives of the annual Shrine Bowl and ...

October 7th, 2017 |  


SPT honors former employees

SPT honors former employees

ELIZABETHTOWN — Employees at one area business may have retired, but they took time off recently to get together and look back.Around midday Fri...

October 6th, 2017 |  


Community leaders meet to discuss opioid abuse, addiction

Community leaders meet to discuss opioid abuse, addiction

DUBLIN — Bladen County’s community leaders aren’t slowing their efforts to get a handle on the growing opioid abuse epidemic that is...

October 6th, 2017 |  


Priest to be honored Friday

Priest to be honored Friday

ELIZABETHTOWN — Eagles fans are urged to come out early for Friday’s Homecoming and Three Rivers Conference game between East Bladen and v...

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 |