Bladen County Schools asking for vote from county commissioners

Bladen County Schools asking for vote from county commissioners

ELIZABETHTOWN — The tug-of-war between the Bladen County Board of Education and the county commissioners continues.At Saturday’s BOE retre...

August 9th, 2017 |  


Elected officials tour new jail

Elected officials tour new jail

ELIZABETHTOWN — On Wednesday morning, elected officials from throughout Bladen County, along with U.S. Congressman David Rouzer and State Rep. W...

August 9th, 2017 |  


Bladenboro resident releases second book

Bladenboro resident releases second book

BLADENBORO — Bladenboro resident and Robeson County school guidance counselor Sara Lennon has released another book, the second in what she hope...

August 8th, 2017 |  


County commisisoners get tour of new Law Enforcement and Detention Center

County commisisoners get tour of new Law Enforcement and Detention Center

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County commissioners got the chance to tour the new $17 million Law Enforcement and Detention Center on Monday, getting a...

August 8th, 2017 updated: August 8th, 2017. |  


Mock takes first medical mission trip

Mock takes first medical mission trip

WHITE OAK — For Nicole Mock, a big bucket list item was checked off recently when she was part of a team to visit Kenya on a medical mission tri...

August 7th, 2017 |  


Elizabethtown family gets $15,000 for service dog

Elizabethtown family gets $15,000 for service dog

ELIZABETHTOWN – For several years, Anita Autry, a resident of Elizabethtown, has been trying to find the money to secure an autism service dog f...

August 7th, 2017 |  


SCOTT IS NATIONAL AWARD WINNER

SCOTT IS NATIONAL AWARD WINNER

CANTON, Ohio — Emily Scott left for the Pro Football Hall of Fame Weekend as one of 25 national finalists for the U.S. Army and Pro Football Hal...

August 5th, 2017 updated: August 5th, 2017. |  


Bladen County Youth Livestock Team wins at State 4-H Contest

Bladen County Youth Livestock Team wins at State 4-H Contest

RALEIGH — The Bladen County 4-H Youth Livestock team competed at several state contests in Raleigh on July 21-22, bringing home numerous awards ...

August 4th, 2017 |  


Sheriff asks public for help

Sheriff asks public for help

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County Sheriff Jim McVicker is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect in a breaking and entering tha...

August 3rd, 2017 |  


Hancock finishes tied for 34th at Optimist International Junior World Championships

Hancock finishes tied for 34th at Optimist International Junior World Championships

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Despite a challenging first round, Tropical Storm Emily in the second round, a palm tree in the third round and two d...

August 3rd, 2017 |