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 |  


More charges leveled at West Bladen teen

More charges leveled at West Bladen teen

ELIZABETHTOWN — Less than 24 hours after the arrest of a 16-year-old West Bladen student for bringing a 9mm handgun on campus, further investiga...

October 26th, 2017 |  


West Bladen student arrested with gun on school property

West Bladen student arrested with gun on school property

DUBLIN — On Wednesday morning, West Bladen High School officials was alerted to a vehicle on campus with a possible weapon in the car. Law enfor...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Harm reduction: apathy or compassion?

Harm reduction: apathy or compassion?

In a nation caught in the grip of an opioid epidemic, the strategies to combat it are as passion-inciting as they are diverse.One school of thought be...

October 25th, 2017 |  


NCDP Statement on Rep. William Brisson’s party switch

NCDP Statement on Rep. William Brisson’s party switch

Raleigh – North Carolina Democratic Party Chair Wayne Goodwin released the following statement after Rep. Brisson announced he’s changing ...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Roger’s Wish project tops 75 blankets

Roger’s Wish project tops 75 blankets

ELIZABETHTOWN — With just a handful of days left in the fifth annual Roger’s Wish project, donations of blankets has risen above the 75 ma...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Bladen Community College trustee elected to national board

Bladen Community College trustee elected to national board

DUBLIN - Bladen Community College Trustee Dennis Troy has been elected to the Board of the Association of Community College Trustees at the national l...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Cry Out Bladen held at courthouse

Cry Out Bladen held at courthouse

ELIZABETHTOWN — Despite being delayed from its original date of Sept. 11 by weather, then moved inside because of weather on Monday, the annual ...

October 24th, 2017 |  


Late October brings local Halloween events

Late October brings local Halloween events

DUBLIN — So, you like ghost stories? Then you should plan to have a front-row seat at Bladen Community College on Tuesday, Oct. 31, at 11 a.m. i...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Donations continuing for Roger’s Wish project

Donations continuing for Roger’s Wish project

ELIZABETHTOWN — The fifth annual Roger’s Wish project continues to attract the heartfelt generosity of area residents in the third week of...

October 18th, 2017 |