22nd annual Ammon Blueberry Festival a success

22nd annual Ammon Blueberry Festival a success

AMMON — Fats Domino might have found his thrill on Blueberry Hill, but plenty of people found their thrill on Saturday at the 22nd annual Bluebe...

June 5th, 2017 |  


Storm-cloud Jam at White Lake

Storm-cloud Jam at White Lake

WHITE LAKE — It was billed as the first Sunset Jams concert of the summer at White Lake, but Mother Nature had other ideas.Under a threatening b...

June 2nd, 2017 |  


Bladen County gets $800,000 from Golden LEAF Foundation for storm clean-up

Bladen County gets $800,000 from Golden LEAF Foundation for storm clean-up

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County’s ongoing efforts to clean up after Hurricane Matthew on October 2016 got a big shot in the arm on Thursday ...

June 2nd, 2017 |  


Tatum is conference’s Player of the Year

Tatum is conference’s Player of the Year

The end-of-season accolades for the Four County Conference tabbed a number of Bladen County student-athletes from East Bladen and West Bladen high sch...

June 1st, 2017 |  


Bladen County Schools Superintendent Robert Taylor to receive prestigious Friday Medal

Bladen County Schools Superintendent Robert Taylor to receive prestigious Friday Medal

RALEIGH — A statewide organization has reached into Bladen County to honor Bladen County Schools Superintendent Robert Taylor.The Friday Institu...

May 31st, 2017 |  


Round and round

Round and round

DUBLIN — Officials with the N.C. Department of Transportation and local school officials are on opposite sides of the street when it comes to th...

May 30th, 2017 |  


Campbell Oil honored for supporting military

Campbell Oil honored for supporting military

ELZABETHTOWN — A day after the nation remembered those soldiers who have fallen in the line of duty, the Soldiers & Airmen Assistance Fund g...

May 30th, 2017 |  


Knights honor their athletes

Knights honor their athletes

DUBLIN — West Bladen High School recently honored its student-athletes during its annual athletic awards banquet.Several special awards, as well...

May 30th, 2017 |  


Eagles honor their athletes

Eagles honor their athletes

ELIZABETHTOWN — The East Bladen Athletics Department held its annual awards banquet recently and handed out numerous recognitions to student-ath...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Tatum to play baseball for Brunswick Community College

Tatum to play baseball for Brunswick Community College

ELIZABETHTOWN — East Bladen senior Kyle Tatum always has a plan. Whether it’s preparing for an upcoming exam, an upcoming football game, a...

May 24th, 2017 |