Pittenger: Interstate 74 would spark economic growth

Pittenger: Interstate 74 would spark economic growth

WASHINGTON – Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) is leading bipartisan efforts to upgrade Highway 74 into a modern interstate connecting Charlo...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Regulations, market dynamics changing funeral business

RALEIGH — Walk through a cemetery and you notice a quiet, reverent hush.Some graves and cemeteries are cared for with a meticulous touch, lush w...

October 31st, 2017 |  


BCC’s Small Business Center offering no-cost workshops

DUBLIN — The Small Business Center of Bladen Community College is offering no-cost seminars throughout October.The final three seminars of the E...

October 4th, 2017 |  


Bikini baristas sue Washington city over dress code law

SEATTLE (AP) — Seven bikini baristas and the owner of a chain of the coffee stands called “Hillbilly Hotties” sued the city of Evere...

September 14th, 2017 |  


Priss Pots: new business open in Elizabethtown

Priss Pots: new business open in Elizabethtown

ELIZABETHTOWN — A new boutique has pranced into town.Aug. 22 saw the opening in downtown Elizabethtown of Priss Pots, a boutique dedicated to &#...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Williams to serve as keynote speaker

ELIZABETHTOWN — Maurice Williams, president of the Elizabethtown-White Lake Area Chamber of Commerce, will be the keynote speaker at the Bladen ...

September 4th, 2017 |  


Bladen Community College offering no-cost business seminars

DUBLIN — The Small Business Center of Bladen Community College is offering no-cost business seminars in September.They are:— Social Media ...

August 24th, 2017 |  


Elizabethtown family gets $15,000 for service dog

Elizabethtown family gets $15,000 for service dog

ELIZABETHTOWN – For several years, Anita Autry, a resident of Elizabethtown, has been trying to find the money to secure an autism service dog f...

August 7th, 2017 |  


BCC offers no-cost business seminars

DUBLIN — The Small Business Center of Bladen Community College is offering no-cost seminars in August. They are:— Social Media for Non-Pro...

August 1st, 2017 |  


State’s jobless rate drops in June

RALEIGH — The state’s seasonally adjusted June unemployment rate was 4.2 percent, decreasing 0.3 of a percentage point from May’s re...

July 25th, 2017 |