FAYETTEVILLE — A White Lake business owner won the Alumni Business Person of the Year from Methodist University's Center for Entrepreneurship during the 41st annual Economic Outlook and Stock Market Symposium held on Thursday, Nov.
ELIZABETHTOWN — The canvasing of the votes in Bladen County was completed on Friday and Bladen County Board of Elections Director Cynthia Shaw said everything went well and no changes in outcomes were reported.
WHITE LAKE — The town of White Lake will host the second of its two required public meetings regarding a biking/walking/jogging loop around the iconic lake on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the White Lake Town Hall.
GARLAND — The Hickory Grove Volunteer Fire Department located on N.C. 210 near U.S. 701 North will be the site of a fundraiser Saturday for Joey Merritt.
RALEIGH – Dr. Patricia Norris of New Mexico has been hired as director of the Veterinary Division Animal Welfare Section of the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. She replaces Dr. Lee Hunter, who retired from the position in...
ELIZABETHTOWN —The Christmas spirit is in the air, and getting your donation in to the Bladen Journal's annual Empty Stocking Fund early could mean the difference between a cold Christmas and a cool one for many children in Bladen...
ELIZABETHTOWN — On a crisp Saturday morning, numerous bikers from around the region converged on the football/track area at Elizabethtown Middle School for the first-ever Cool School Bike Fest, a fundraiser for Bladen County Schools.
An old Quaker came to the end of his days as a farmer; no longer did he have the strength to work the soil. So, he placed a sign on his land that read, “This farm will be given to anyone who is truly satisfied.”
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan honored 340 schools with the 2014 National Blue Ribbon Schools award at a luncheon at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C. The award recognizes public and private schools based on...
ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Sheriff's Office responded to 63 calls from the public between Nov. 5 and Nov. 12.
ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County WIC office has recently announced new hours of operation.
RALEIGH — The unemployment figures are in for September and Bladen County saw its unemployment rate drop to 8.8 percent, down 1.5 percent from 10.3 percent in August.
ELIZABETHTOWN — The hand of Roger Grunder, at least in spirit, was on the shoulder of each individual who visited the Bladen Journal office last week as part of the second annual “Roger's Wish” project's blanket and...
ELIZABETHTOWN — Military veterans in Bladen County were treated to a celebration followed by a meal on Monday at the National Guard Armory in Elizabethtown.
ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Health Department conducted a total of 33 inspections of food-service facilities in October.
BLADENBORO — The Shipman Memorial Scholarship recipients will be named Saturday, Nov. 29, at 5 p.m. in a ceremony at Saint James AME Zion Church in Bladenboro. The scholarships are in honor of the late William Dewey Shipman Sr. and Zenah Mae...
RALEIGH – Produce farmers and animal-food manufacturers can learn more about updated rules proposed under the federal Food Safety Modernization Act at a listening session Nov. 20 in Greensboro.
ELIZABETHTOWN — The Cape Fear Farmer's Market was the gathering point Friday morning for numerous volunteers who were then dispatched throughout Bladen County and offered their time and talents to those who were in need.
ELIZABETHTOWN — The first nine-week honor roll was recently announced at Elizabethtown Primary School.Third Grade
ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County United Way recently awarded grants to local groups for their work within the community.