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 |  


Lumberton man arrested, charge with Dublin murder

Lumberton man arrested, charge with Dublin murder

ELIZABETHTOWN — One of the suspects the Bladen County Sheriff’s Office says is connected with the first-degree murder of Darrell Dionte Co...

December 3rd, 2015 |  


McCrory approves Disbrow for District Court judge’s seat

McCrory approves Disbrow for District Court judge’s seat

RALEIGH – Gov. Pat McCrory has selected Jason Disbrow of Southport to fill a District Court vacancy in the 13th Judicial District covering Bruns...

December 2nd, 2015 updated: December 2nd, 2015. |  


Fund receives huge gift

Fund receives huge gift

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen Journal’s annual Empty Stocking Fund received three gifts this week, but one stood out like the Star of Bethleh...

December 1st, 2015 updated: December 1st, 2015. |  


Community Center extends legacy of George H. White

Community Center extends legacy of George H. White

WELCHES CREEK TWP. — Honoring the life of 19th century Congressman George Henry White, local residents are joining forces to create a community ...

November 30th, 2015 |  


Christmas parades through Elizabethtown

Christmas parades through Elizabethtown

ELIZABETHTOWN — Under a warm, sunny sky the fifth annual Elizabethtown Christmas Parade brought hundreds to the downtown business district along...

November 29th, 2015 updated: November 29th, 2015. |  


Fisher’s Ladies Shop wins decorating contest

Fisher’s Ladies Shop wins decorating contest

ELIZABETHTOWN — The first-ever Holiday Window/Store Display Contest attracted a total of seven entries and, after all the judging, Fisher’...

November 25th, 2015 |  


Farm-City Week celebrated in Bladen County

Farm-City Week celebrated in Bladen County

ELIZABETHTOWN — About 125 people attended the annual Farm-City Week Banquet at the Powell-Melvin Agricultural Service Center on Tuesday to pay h...

November 24th, 2015 |  


Reward offered for information on murder suspect

Reward offered for information on murder suspect

TAR HEEL — A reward is being offered for information that leads directly to the arrest of a St. Pauls man who is wanted on first-degree murder c...

November 24th, 2015 |