Elizabethtown selects its police chief

Elizabethtown selects its police chief

ELIZABETHTOWN — The search for a permanent police chief in Elizabethtown is over, but the position won’t officially be filled until April ...

December 11th, 2015 |  


Public’s help needed

Public’s help needed

The Bladen County Sheriff’s Office is seeking help identifying this man. He broke into a private residence in the 5000 block of Mercer Mill Road...

December 11th, 2015 |  


Missing Garland woman being sought

Missing Garland woman being sought

Sheriff James A. McVicker is asking the public’s help in locating a missing person.The family of Judith Deavers Hyder, age 53 of 201 Oliver Lane...

December 11th, 2015 |  


Police searching for missing teen

Police searching for missing teen

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County lawmen are searching for an Elizabethtown teenager who has been missing from home since Sept. 22.According to Eliz...

December 10th, 2015 |  


Empty Stocking nears $10,000

Empty Stocking nears $10,000

ELIZABETHTOWN — The unofficial deadline to the Bladen Journal’s annual Empty Stocking Fund collection has come and gone with three new gif...

December 9th, 2015 updated: December 9th, 2015. |  


Festival of Lights an explosion of colors

Festival of Lights an explosion of colors

DUBLIN — With an all-new portion of the Lu Mil Vineyard property opened up for a journey through thousands of lights, all choreographed to Chris...

December 8th, 2015 |  


County tabs Priest as chairman; Bullock is vice-chairman

County tabs Priest as chairman; Bullock is vice-chairman

ELIZABETHTOWN — The annual election of a new chairman and vice-chairman of the Bladen County Board of Commissioners on Monday showed just how di...

December 7th, 2015 updated: December 7th, 2015. |  


Bladenboro officer saves man’s life with CPR

Bladenboro officer saves man’s life with CPR

BLADENBORO — A 31-year-old Bladen County man is alive today because of the recent quick actions of Bladenboro police officer Brooks Yandle.On Fr...

December 7th, 2015 |  


Bladenboro parade brings Christmas to town

Bladenboro parade brings Christmas to town

BLADENBORO — On a crisp but clear Saturday morning, the town of Bladenboro held its annual Christmas Parade between the Bo’s grocery store...

December 5th, 2015 |  


Deputies find, arrest murder suspects

Deputies find, arrest murder suspects

ELIZABETHTOWN — All four suspects connected with a November murder of a Tar Heel man near Dublin have been arrested.Bladen County sheriff’...

December 4th, 2015 |