Football playoff brackets set

The first round of the state’s Class 2-A football playoffs are set, and the opponents for East Bladen and West Bladen are not what the predomina...

November 7th, 2015 |  


‘Roger’s Wish’ granted

‘Roger’s Wish’ granted

ELIZABETHTOWN — There were handshakes, hugs, tears and countless thanks throughout the day Friday at the Bladen Journal office, as more than 200...

November 6th, 2015 |  


Ludlum tabbed Player of the Year

Ludlum tabbed Player of the Year

DUBLIN — West Bladen junior Alanna Ludlum has achieved a number of athletic accolades, but Friday she was surprised to add one of the biggest of...

November 6th, 2015 |  


‘People helping people’

‘People helping people’

ELIZABETHTOWN — The words that most jump out on the website for United Way’s annual Day of Caring are: “Change starts with you. Take...

November 6th, 2015 |  


‘Roger’s Wish’ story to be told on WECT on Thursday evening

‘Roger’s Wish’ story to be told on WECT on Thursday evening

WECT-TV6 on-air broadcaster and reporter Bob Townsend was in ELizabethtown on Wednesday to do a story on the Bladen Journal’s third annual ̶...

November 5th, 2015 |  


Municipal Elections 2015

Municipal Elections 2015

ELECTION RESULTSContested races only(unofficial)***— Elizabethtown (council-3 seats)*Ricky Leinwand………..547*Dicky Glenn…...

November 4th, 2015 updated: November 4th, 2015. |  


Advance tickets on sale now

Advance tickets on sale now

ELIZABETHTOWN — East Bladen is now pre-selling advanced tickets for the East/West football game that will be played at East Bladen this Friday n...

November 3rd, 2015 |  


Tattoo artist lets 4-year-old daughter give him a tattoo

Tattoo artist lets 4-year-old daughter give him a tattoo

LARGO, Fla. (CNN) — A 4-year-old girl already has a budding career as a tattoo artist.Tattoo artist Brad Bellomo is making his mark on the human...

November 2nd, 2015 |  


Election results

Election results

This is the Bladen County specific link for Election Night Results for the Tuesday, Nov. 3, Municipal Election.http://enr.ncsbe.gov/?election_dt=11/03...

November 1st, 2015 |  


Beast Fest is a ‘record-setter’

Beast Fest is a ‘record-setter’

BLADENBORO — The recipe couldn’t have been more perfect for the 2015 Bladenboro Beast Fest on Saturday: Perfect weather, good entertainmen...

October 31st, 2015 updated: October 31st, 2015. |