Jim Quick and Coastline Band kicks off Summer Sounds Concert Series

Jim Quick and Coastline Band kicks off Summer Sounds Concert Series

ELIZABETHTOWN — The only thing hotter than the evening temperatures on Thursday was the music from Jim Quick and Coastline Band, as they kicked ...

July 14th, 2017 updated: July 14th, 2017. |  


Bladen County Department of Social Services to graduate first foster class in three years

Bladen County Department of Social Services to graduate first foster class in three years

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County families in crisis now have more options when it comes to help.On Thursday, the Bladen County Department of Social...

July 11th, 2017 |  


Bay Tree 10-year-old getting early start on agriculture

Bay Tree 10-year-old getting early start on agriculture

BAY TREE LAKE — It’s the iconic big screen shot — school’s out for the summer, and children race out of the building’s f...

July 8th, 2017 |  


Bowen’s baseball career angling upward

Bowen’s baseball career angling upward

West Bladen baseball coach Kim Cain speaks glowingly about the talents of his junior center fielder Scott Bowen. Whether it’s in the field, on t...

July 7th, 2017 |  


5 Lady Knights earns district, state softball honors

5 Lady Knights earns district, state softball honors

DUBLIN — Following a successful 2017 campaign that saw West Bladen finish the softball season at 20-4 overall and a Four County Conference title...

July 7th, 2017 |  


Murder coming to Cape Fear Vineyard & Winery

Murder coming to Cape Fear Vineyard & Winery

ELIZABETHTOWN —A nice, quiet buffet dinner at a local winery with friends or family … as you’re scooping up seconds on your favorite...

July 6th, 2017 |  


Part-time White Lake resident releases book

Part-time White Lake resident releases book

WHITE LAKE — A Raleigh resident with ties to White Lake has put his story to paper.On July 30, 1969, Fallon and Betty Melvin welcomed their seco...

July 3rd, 2017 |  


Elizabethtown man charged with sex crimes against a minor

Elizabethtown man charged with sex crimes against a minor

ELIZABETHTOWN — A Bladen County man already charged with a sex crime against a minor was arrested again Tuesday by Bladen County sheriff’s...

June 28th, 2017 |  


Bladenboro High School museum provides a look back at 100 years of education

Bladenboro High School museum provides a look back at 100 years of education

BLADENBORO — Contained in two rooms in the Bladenboro Historical Building are all the remnants from the nearly 100 years of existence of Bladenb...

June 27th, 2017 |  


Melvin’slegacylives on

Melvin’slegacylives on

TAR HEEL — For David B. Melvin of White Oak, his life centered around God, family and being the skipper of the Cape Fear River ferry between Whi...

June 27th, 2017 updated: June 28th, 2017. |