Cadets part of special Veteran’s Day ceremony

Cadets part of special Veteran’s Day ceremony

ARLINGTON, Va. — Cadets from the Paul R. Brown Leadership Academy participated in a wreath laying ceremony at Arlington National Ceremony On Vet...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Bladen County veteran recognized

Bladen County veteran recognized

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bennett McDowell, 87, of Elizabetown was recognized on Wednesday during the 12th annual Bladen County Veteran’s Day Ceremo...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Opioids and the elderly: a disturbing trend sees seniors turning into dealers

Opioids and the elderly: a disturbing trend sees seniors turning into dealers

Generally considered to be the wise and mature around us, a surprising group is contributing to the opioid epidemic — the elderly.In 2003, a Sub...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Bladen County

Bladen County

ELIZABETHTOWN— Town council (three seats)*Paula Greene … 409*Rufus Lloyd … 374*Herman Lewis … 332Bobby Kinlaw … 308Write...

November 7th, 2017 updated: November 7th, 2017. |  


Boil water advisory

Boil water advisory

TOWN OF ELIZABETHTOWNPublic Water System ID# 03-09-010Boil Water Precautionary Advisory for the area(s):Richardson St. to Gum St. on Martin Luther Kin...

November 6th, 2017 |  


Eagles get No. 2 seed in Class 2-A East Region; to open at home against James Kenan

ELIZABETHTOWN — Friday night’s drawing of numbers between East Bladen, Whiteville and South Columbus — which gave the Eagles the No....

November 4th, 2017 |  


Former Bladenboro town manager under investigation by SBI

Former Bladenboro town manager under investigation by SBI

BLADENBORO — A former town manager is under scrutiny by the State Bureau of Investigation after questions were raised about three years ago conc...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


THROW THE RECORDS OUT

THROW THE RECORDS OUT

One team is 9-1 overall, the other is 4-6. One team has won the last 15 meetings straight. One team is a perennial conference title contender, the oth...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Roger’s Wish collects 143 blankets

Roger’s Wish collects 143 blankets

ELIZABETHTOWN — It couldn’t have been a better October for the fifth annual Roger’s Wish project.With a hurricane to contend with, B...

November 1st, 2017 |  


International credit card fraud ring captured in Clarkton

International credit card fraud ring captured in Clarkton

CLARKTON — Sheriff Ji,mMcVicker said two men traveling on Venezuelan passports were captured Thursday, Oct. 26, as they were using cloned credit...

October 31st, 2017 |