Etheridge visits Bladen County peanut crop

Etheridge visits Bladen County peanut crop

CLARKTON — Despite four straight days of sunshine, the 200 acres of peanuts owned by John Melvin and Woody Marlowe along U.S. 701 South remains ...

October 9th, 2015 |  


County gets through deluge relatively unscathed

County gets through deluge relatively unscathed

ELIZABETHTOWN — With Hurricane Joaquin finally moving away and the low pressure system that had been drenching Bladen County finally leaving, fo...

October 7th, 2015 |  


McCrory, Troxler visit with area farmers at Lu Mil

McCrory, Troxler visit with area farmers at Lu Mil

DUBLIN — Gov. Pat McCrory and Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler saw and heard first hand Tuesday afternoon just what the rains of the past ...

October 6th, 2015 |  


Governor to visit with farmers at Lu Mil

Governor to visit with farmers at Lu Mil

DUBLIN — Gov. Pat McCrory and Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler will be at Lu Mil Vineyard Tuesday, Oct. 6, at 1 p.m. to meet with farmers ...

October 6th, 2015 |  


Contributions continuing for ‘Roger’s Wish’

Contributions continuing for ‘Roger’s Wish’

ELIZABETHTOWN — Contributions continue to come on for the Bladen Journal’s third annual “Roger’s Wish” effort to collect...

October 5th, 2015 |  


Schools delayed Tuesday

Schools delayed Tuesday

ELIZABETHTOWN — With additional rain and high winds expected overnight, all Bladen County Schools will operate on a two-hour delay for students ...

October 5th, 2015 |  


Round Branch Baptist to celebrate 100 years

Round Branch Baptist to celebrate 100 years

BLADENBORO —Bladen County has its share of churches that have celebrated 100 years in existence. On Sunday, Oct. 11, another will join the ranks...

October 4th, 2015 |  


East Bladen at Clinton postponed to Saturday

East Bladen at Clinton postponed to Saturday

ELIZABETHTOWN — The East Bladen varsity football team will get one more day to get ready for a Four County Conference clash in Clinton against t...

October 2nd, 2015 |  


Hurricane Joaquin a rainmaker for Bladen County

Hurricane Joaquin a rainmaker for Bladen County

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County Emergency Management officials are monitoring the progress of Hurricane Joaquin, according to Bladen County Emerge...

October 2nd, 2015 |  


West Bladen student earns national honor

West Bladen student earns national honor

ELIZABETHTOWN — Members of the Bladen County Board of Education recently recognized a West Bladen student who received a national award during t...

October 2nd, 2015 |