BEST NEWS STORIES OF 2015

BEST NEWS STORIES OF 2015

Editor’s note: From every nook and cranny of Bladen County, important news filled 2015. Whittling down that massive amount of stories into a Top...

December 30th, 2015 |  


BEST SPORTS STORIES OF 2015

BEST SPORTS STORIES OF 2015

Editor’s note: As with every calendar year, Bladen County athletics boasted of numerous highlights during 2015 that could easily fill a few spor...

December 29th, 2015 |  


Officers, Santa join forces for special mssion

Officers, Santa join forces for special mssion

ELIZABETHTOWN —Along with his mad dash around the world and sliding down every chimney in sight, Santa Claus paused long enough to assist the Bl...

December 24th, 2015 |  


Tornado warning for Bladen County

Tornado warning for Bladen County

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A* TORNADO WARNING FOR…WEST CENTRAL PENDER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA…SOU...

December 23rd, 2015 |  


Kemp sisters honored as East Bladen retires their No. 20

Kemp sisters honored as East Bladen retires their No. 20

ELIZABETHTOWN — Two former Lady Eagles were honored between games of the East Bladen Holiday Classic on Monday, as jersey number 20 was retired ...

December 22nd, 2015 |  


Kelly man arrested on weapons charges

Kelly man arrested on weapons charges

ELIZABETHTOWN — A Kelly man was arrested by deputies with the Bladen County Sheriff’s Office on Friday, Dec. 18, and charged with a number...

December 21st, 2015 updated: December 21st, 2015. |  


Initial draft for realignment not kind to Bladen

Initial draft for realignment not kind to Bladen

It’s merely an initial draft, but the statewide conference realignment by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association is already causing...

December 18th, 2015 updated: December 18th, 2015. |  


Sampson County gambling sites shut down

Sampson County gambling sites shut down

CLINTON — The Sampson County Sheriff’s Office and North Carolina Alcohol Law Enforcement served search warrants Thursday at four businesse...

December 18th, 2015 updated: December 18th, 2015. |  


Duke energy linemen deliver bicycles to Bladen students

Duke energy linemen deliver bicycles to Bladen students

ELIZABETHTOWN — Duke Energy is used to bringing the power of electricity to homes throughout the region, but on Thursday it’s Fleet Mainte...

December 17th, 2015 |  


Lit up for Christmas

Lit up for Christmas

WHITE LAKE — Out on a somewhat lonely portion of U.S. 701 North, well past the heart of White Lake and just short of Garland, there stands a hol...

December 15th, 2015 |