Dublin Peanut Festival seeking applicants

Dublin Peanut Festival seeking applicants

DUBLIN — The beginning a new school year and the start of football season are only two of the highlighted events each fall in Bladen County. It&...

August 11th, 2015 updated: August 12th, 2015. |  


‘Good News’ is coming

Only one week remains before the debut of the Bladen Journal’s newest segment — “Good News” Fridays — a column that will...

August 6th, 2015 |  


Day for Ayven draws a crowd

Day for Ayven draws a crowd

BLADENBORO — If the sunshine wasn’t enough on Saturday, then the nearly day-long smile on 5-year-old Ayven Lennon’s face certainly b...

August 3rd, 2015 |  


Youth Focus Project gets grant to assist with roof costs

Youth Focus Project gets grant to assist with roof costs

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Youth Focus Project recently received a grant from the Richard E. Deutsch Memorial Fund of the National Trust ...

July 29th, 2015 |  


Bladen Journal to begin “Good News” column

Bladen Journal to begin “Good News” column

Need some good news to start your weekends?“We hear all the time that all there ever is in newspapers, on television and radio newscasts is bad ...

July 28th, 2015 |  


Summer Sounds Concert Series: Singing and dancing in the rain

Summer Sounds Concert Series: Singing and dancing in the rain

ELIZABETHTOWN — A brief rain delay couldn’t dampen the spirits of those who gathered at the Cape Fear Farmer’s Market on Thursday, a...

July 24th, 2015 updated: July 24th, 2015. |  


Mother charged in child’s drowning

Mother charged in child’s drowning

WHITE OAK — The mother of a 4-year-old boy who drowned in White Lake on June 15 is behind bars, charged with felony child abuse.Deputies with th...

July 24th, 2015 |  


West Bladen ready for third crack at World Series

West Bladen ready for third crack at World Series

DUBLIN — Could the third time be a charm?The West Bladen Knights are in Guntersville, Ala., for their third straight Dixie Pre-Majors World Seri...

July 24th, 2015 updated: July 24th, 2015. |  


Bladenboro woman going to prison for murder

Bladenboro woman going to prison for murder

ELIZABETHTOWN — A Bladenboro woman will be spending a long time in state prison after pleading guilty to murdering her husband.According to publ...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


Crooks on camera

Crooks on camera

This security camera photo shows the two men who stole a recycling bin from behind the Bladen Journal office in downtown Elizabethtown last week. Anyo...

July 22nd, 2015 |