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 |  


West Bladen put on lockdown

West Bladen put on lockdown

DUBLIN — West Bladen High School was put on lockdown Tuesday afternoon as a precaution.According to Valerie Newton, public relations and informa...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Bladen native honored by President Trump during visit to White House

Bladen native honored by President Trump during visit to White House

ATLANTA — Sometimes, doing your job and doing it well could get you an invitation to the White House for a meeting with the president.That’...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Hancock finishes eighth in NCISSA state championship

Hancock finishes eighth in NCISSA state championship

ELIZABETHTOWN — As the 2017 golf season ratchets into high gear, Cade Hancock is already picking up accolades on the links.Hancock, 15, a sophom...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


White Lake Water Festival a hot spot for visitors

White Lake Water Festival a hot spot for visitors

WHITE LAKE — Summer has arrived … and lest, unofficially.On Saturday under a blanket of clouds, the 39th annual White Lake Water Festival ...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Purdie to play basketball for the Lady Monarchs

Purdie to play basketball for the Lady Monarchs

DUBLIN — Family played a big part in West Bladen senior Jerena Purdie’s decision to sign a letter of intent to play collegiate basketball ...

May 19th, 2017 updated: May 22nd, 2017. |  


Man wanted for murder arrested

Man wanted for murder arrested

ELIZABETHTOWN —On Saturday morning, Bladen County Sheriff Jim McVicker announced the arrest of Harold Eugene Swindell, 47, of Clarkton in the sh...

May 19th, 2017 updated: May 20th, 2017. |  


Bowen signs to play basketball for Belmost Abbey Crusaders

Bowen signs to play basketball for Belmost Abbey Crusaders

DUBLIN — West Bladen High brought two cakes to the table Thursday when senior John Bowen inked his intentions to play his college career at Belm...

May 18th, 2017 updated: May 19th, 2017. |