First ticket sold

First ticket sold

ELIZABETHTOWN — Mac Campbell, board president of Bladen We Care, is pictured selling the first ticket for the upcoming Bladen We Care Gala to Li...

March 30th, 2017 |  


Military Museum in Bladenboro Historical Building filled with history

Military Museum in Bladenboro Historical Building filled with history

BLADENBORO — C.S. Lewis spoke philosophically about worlds in which the inside was bigger than the outside. If such a thing exists in Bladen Cou...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Todd Pait resigns as West Bladen football coach

Todd Pait resigns as West Bladen football coach

DUBLIN — For the fifth time in the last several seasons, West Bladen High is looking for a new head football coach after a letter of resignation...

March 28th, 2017 |  


ECA elementary Science Olympiad team returns winners

ECA elementary Science Olympiad team returns winners

ELIZABETHTOWN — Students from Elizabethtown Christian Academy have had an incredible year, winning in every state or regional competition they h...

March 27th, 2017 |  


25th annual Old-Fashioned Planter’s Day means family for participants

25th annual Old-Fashioned Planter’s Day means family for participants

AMMON — The old and the new melded into one this weekend in Ammon.This year marks the 25th anniversary of Old-Fashioned Planter’s Day, a t...

March 26th, 2017 |  


Elizabethtown Police Department sees 25 percent reduction in crime

Elizabethtown Police Department sees 25 percent reduction in crime

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Elizabethtown Police Department is stomping out crime, one footstep at a time.In April 2016, the Elizabethtown Police Depart...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Peterson honored with On Point Award for Cape Fear Valley Health System

Peterson honored with On Point Award for Cape Fear Valley Health System

ELIZABETHTOWN — Charles Ray Peterson surely has numerous plaques, certificates and mementos of appreciation for the years of service he’s ...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Bladen sheriff warns of possible scam

Bladen sheriff warns of possible scam

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County Sheriff Jim McVicker is warning residents to be on the alert for a group working the Bladen and Columbus counties ...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


BCC Spring Fling “emergency” teaches students about safety

BCC Spring Fling “emergency” teaches students about safety

DUBLIN — Students at Bladen Community College got a sobering lesson Wednesday.Last September, the Student Government Association at Bladen Commu...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Pet Palooza petitioning patrons for Bladen County’s inaugural event

Pet Palooza petitioning patrons for Bladen County’s inaugural event

ELIZABETHTOWN — June 16 is going to be a day set aside just for the party animals.The Bladen County Animal Control Advisory Board is planning th...

March 21st, 2017 |