Board of Education outlines school needs plan to county commissioners

Board of Education outlines school needs plan to county commissioners

ELIZABETHTOWN — What was supposed to be an amicable get-together between the county’s Board of Education and Board of Commissioners turned...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Hancock adds six birdies, one eagle to his total

Hancock adds six birdies, one eagle to his total

ELIZABETHTOWN — Cade Hancock recently added six birdies and his first eagle to his list of under-par holes in the American Junior Golf Associati...

March 6th, 2017 |  


Elizabethtown Christian Academy takes second place in Battle of the Books

Elizabethtown Christian Academy takes second place in Battle of the Books

KINSTON — On Wednesday morning, Mary Dallas loaded her middle-school Battle of the Books team from Elizabethtown Christian Academy into her car,...

March 2nd, 2017 updated: March 2nd, 2017. |  


One year later: Family, friends, co-workers remember Jarvis Stephens

One year later: Family, friends, co-workers remember Jarvis Stephens

“I refuse to let my circumstances steal my joy.”— Jarvis M. Stephens, March 13, 2012***MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — When Bettye Dove t...

March 1st, 2017 |  


Hancock putting up birdies, eagles for Operation Smile

Hancock putting up birdies, eagles for Operation Smile

ELIZABETHTOWN — Cade Hancock is bringing two of his most important loves — family and golf — together for the next seven months as h...

February 28th, 2017 |  


Bush-crafters converge on Harmony Hall

Bush-crafters converge on Harmony Hall

WHITE OAK — Although it wasn’t quite totally roughing it, a group of bush-crafters gathered at Harmony Hall Plantation Village between Thu...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Priest tabbed assistant coach for Shrine Bowl

Priest tabbed assistant coach for Shrine Bowl

ELIZABETHTOWN — East Bladen head football coach Robby Priest has been selected as an assistant coach for the North Carolina team in the 81st ann...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Goodman: HB2 repeal uphill battle

Goodman: HB2 repeal uphill battle

LUMBERTON — State Rep. Ken Goodman knows it’s a political risk for him to be a primary sponsor of bipartisan legislation aimed at breaking...

February 24th, 2017 |  


‘a place to visit Grandma …’

‘a place to visit Grandma …’

BLADENBORO — In 1733, the Edenton Council, when considering a proposal to recognize the Bladen Precinct separately from New Hanover, rejected th...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Hazard Mitigation Program eligibility, application process to be discussed in Bladen County

Hazard Mitigation Program eligibility, application process to be discussed in Bladen County

ELIZABETHTOWN – Bladen County and representatives from the North Carolina Emergency Management office are working together to determine if homeo...

February 22nd, 2017 |