Gifts push Empty Stocking Fund past $6,200

Gifts push Empty Stocking Fund past $6,200

ELIZABETHTOWN — Led by Trinity United Methodist Men’s Club and Star Telephone, five new gifts were delivered to the Bladen Journal late in...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Frasier furlough: Christmas tree shortage affects Bladen County

Frasier furlough: Christmas tree shortage affects Bladen County

Bladen County Christmas tree sellers are having a tree-mendous year, so much so that there are very few evergreens left to be had in the county.“...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Three arrested for Clarkton murder

Three arrested for Clarkton murder

CLARKTON — The Bladen County Sheriff’s Office has jailed three individuals it believes are responsible for a murder on Wednesday in Clarkt...

December 7th, 2017 updated: December 7th, 2017. |  


Three gifts are delivered

Three gifts are delivered

ELIZABETHTOWN — Three gifts totaling $400 came in early in the week and raised the Empty Stocking Fund coffers to $2,215.The Bladen Journal̵...

December 7th, 2017 |  


100-year-old life celebrated in Elizabethtown

100-year-old life celebrated in Elizabethtown

ELIZABETHTOWN — The year was 1917. As the last czar in Russia abdicated, Lenin, Trotsky, and Stalin were vying for power. The U.S. government vo...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Bladen County Board of Elections denies Dublin protest

Bladen County Board of Elections denies Dublin protest

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Board of Elections has denied the protest of the Nov. 7 Dublin election.Tuesday afternoon, the Board of Electi...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Weather to turn frigid by Friday

Weather to turn frigid by Friday

WILMINGTON — The National Weather Service in Wilmington is saying a cold front Tuesday will open the door to an increasingly cold and wet patter...

December 6th, 2017 |  


The Bladen County familyis praying for Robby!

The Bladen County familyis praying for Robby!

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December 5th, 2017 |  


Hancock presents Operation Smile with $12,640

Hancock presents Operation Smile with $12,640

WHITE LAKE — Cade Hancock earned perhaps his biggest win on the links of his young golfing career Tuesday, but this one was a reversal of roles ...

December 5th, 2017 updated: December 5th, 2017. |  


Habitat for Humanity dedicates home in Elizabethtown

Habitat for Humanity dedicates home in Elizabethtown

ELIZABETHTOWN — A Bladen County family received an early Christmas present — the keys to their new home Monday — courtesy of the Fay...

December 5th, 2017 |