Brisson charged with three counts of assault on a government official with a firearm

Brisson charged with three counts of assault on a government official with a firearm

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Sheriff’s Office has charged MacKenzie Brisson with three counts of assault on a government official wit...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Tory Hole playground equipment installed; other renovations taking shape

Tory Hole playground equipment installed; other renovations taking shape

ELIZABETHTOWN — Tory Hole’s transformation is coming along.Cunningham Recreation has been busy installing playground equipment at the Eliz...

November 23rd, 2017 |  


Standoff in Dublin ends peacefully

Standoff in Dublin ends peacefully

DUBLIN — A 20-year-old man who barricaded himself in his Dublin home and fired shots at law enforcement officers who were called to the scene ha...

November 21st, 2017 updated: November 22nd, 2017. |  


Shooter reported barricaded in Dublin

Shooter reported barricaded in Dublin

DUBLIN — Bladen County sheriff’s deputies are working an active shooting reportedly along N.C. 410 in Dublin just north of Bladen Communit...

November 21st, 2017 updated: November 21st, 2017. |  


Empty Stocking Fund needs your help

Empty Stocking Fund needs your help

On the heels of last week’s kickoff to the annual Empty Stocking Fund with the Classic Cruisers Car Club’s donation of $400, things have g...

November 21st, 2017 |  


State, residents square off over GenX issue

State, residents square off over GenX issue

ELIZABETHTOWN — Chemours and the GenX water crisis were the main focus of attention for Bladen County commissioners on Monday, as they heard fro...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Local filmmaker wins award at international film festival

Local filmmaker wins award at international film festival

CARRBORO — Robert Kinlaw, producer of the UNC-TV documentary, “White Lake - Remembering the Nation’s Safest Beach,” has been a...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Bladen County Board of Elections sets date for Dublin protest hearing

Bladen County Board of Elections sets date for Dublin protest hearing

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Board of Elections has scheduled a hearing for the Dublin election protest.On Tuesday, Dec. 5, the Board of El...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Support urged for Strait

Support urged for Strait

Dear Eagle Family,Out of all the high school senior athletes in the Carolinas, Caleb Strait, is one of 88 to be chosen to play in the Shrine Bowl̵...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Empty Stocking Fund collection now underway

Empty Stocking Fund collection now underway

The cooler weather and approaching holidays also means it’s time for the Bladen Journal’s annual Empty Stocking Fund, a community effort a...

November 14th, 2017 |