Leland man charged with kidnap, assault of woman and unborn child

Leland man charged with kidnap, assault of woman and unborn child

ELIZABETHTOWN — A Leland man was arrested Tuesday and charged with kidnapping and several counts of assault of a Lake Waccamaw woman and her unb...

March 3rd, 2016 |  


Lewis’ life remembered

Lewis’ life remembered

HICKORY GROVE — He has been called the heart and conscience of Bladen County history, a true history lover, the backbone of the Battle of Elizab...

March 2nd, 2016 |  


Lady Eagles to play at Crown on Saturday

Lady Eagles to play at Crown on Saturday

ELIZABETHTOWN — The East Bladen Lady Eagles, the No. 1 seed in the East Region and 31-0 this season, will play at 4 p.m. Saturday in the Eastern...

March 2nd, 2016 |  


Hester to fill Cannon’s ‘big shoes’

Hester to fill Cannon’s ‘big shoes’

ELIZABETHTOWN — “Those are big shoes to fill.”That is the sentiment enumerated countless times since residents of Bladen County lear...

March 1st, 2016 |  


WBLA sponsoring bottled water collection for Flint, Mich.

WBLA sponsoring bottled water collection for Flint, Mich.

ELIZABETHTOWN — A local effort to assist the residents of Flint, Mich,. with their water woes has been sparked by a radio show host with WBLA 14...

March 1st, 2016 |  


Clewis to be inducted into NCADA Hall of Fame

Clewis to be inducted into NCADA Hall of Fame

ASHEVILLE — A Bladenboro native will be inducted into the North Carolina Athletic Directors’ Association Hall of Fame this month in Ashevi...

February 29th, 2016 |  


Bobby Lewis passes suddenly

Bobby Lewis passes suddenly

Bobby Winston Lewis, a key figure in the renewed interest in Harmony Hall Plantation Village and one of tye creators of the annual Battle of Elizabeth...

February 28th, 2016 updated: February 29th, 2016. |  


East’s successis also tied tothe classroom

East’s successis also tied tothe classroom

ELIZABETHTOWN — The basketball talent on the floor for the Lady Eagles at almost any time is unmistakable. The talent in the classroom by the sa...

February 26th, 2016 updated: February 28th, 2016. |  


Lady Eagles to host Reidsville on Saturday

Lady Eagles to host Reidsville on Saturday

ELIZABETHTOWN — The East Bladen Lady Eagles, 29-0 and the No. 2 seed in the state’s Class 2-A playoffs, will play host to No. 9 seed Reids...

February 26th, 2016 |  


Spring Lake man charged with passing counterfeit money

Spring Lake man charged with passing counterfeit money

ELIZABETHTOWN — A Spring Lake man was arrested and charged with passing counterfeit money in Elizabethtown on Friday, Feb. 19, and Saturday, Feb...

February 25th, 2016 |