Bladen Journal- RSS NEWS Feed http://bladenjournal.com/section/NEWS http://bladenjournal.com/section/NEWS Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:27:08 EST 1800 KBB brings a splash of color to BCC http://bladenjournal.com/news/news/153156656/KBB-brings-a-splash-of-color-to-BCC DUBLIN — Saturday's rain held off just long enough for members of Keep Bladen Beautiful to complete a planned beautification project on the campus of Bladen Community College. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:36:11 EST Clarkton Junior Beta members recognized http://bladenjournal.com/news/news_education/153154367/Clarkton-Junior-Beta-members-recognized ELIZABETHTOWN — At the Board of Education meeting in April, Superintendent Robert Taylor and the board members recognized the Junior Beta Club from Clarkton School of Discovery. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:51:13 EST Judge Rozier to deliver graduation address at BCC http://bladenjournal.com/news/news_education/153153971/Judge-Rozier-to-deliver-graduation-address-at-BCC DUBLIN — Bladen Community College will welcome Judge Vinston Rozier as the commencement speaker for the 2015 High School Completion Graduation on May 19 at 5:30 p.m. The commencement service recognizes students who have earned an adult high... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:31:11 EST BLET Academy graduates 10 http://bladenjournal.com/news/news/153153238/BLET-Academy-graduates-10 DUBLIN — In a commencement service on April 20, the Bladen Community College Basic Law Enforcement Training Academy graduated 10 candidates who have successfully completed the state mandated North Carolina Comprehensive... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:11:11 EST Graham-Hoskins to speak at BCC commencement http://bladenjournal.com/news/news_education/153152778/Graham-Hoskins-to-speak-at-BCC-commencement DUBLIN - Medical director and physician for the Hospitalist Program at Bladen County Hospital, Dr. Pearly Berlette Graham-Hoskins, will be the keynote commencement speaker at Bladen Community College's curriculum graduation on May 19 at 7:30... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:46:12 EST BCC offering no-cost business seminars http://bladenjournal.com/news/business/153152642/BCC-offering-no-cost-business-seminars DUBLIN — The Small Business Center of Bladen Community College will offer a no-cost seminar called “How to Start or Expand Your Ebay Business” on Thursday, April 30, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:41:11 EST Class of 1950 http://bladenjournal.com/news/news/153149227/Class-of-1950 The Class of 1950 Elizabethtown High School celebrated itsr 65th class reunion on April 4 at the home of Jack and Yvonne Cross. From the top, those in attendance were: Gordon Bordeaux, David Squires, Lucille Squires Bramble, David Yandle, Lawrence... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:16:12 EST West Bladen High JROTC hosts 99th anniversary 5K http://bladenjournal.com/news/news_education/153148896/West-Bladen-High-JROTC-hosts-99th-anniversary-5K DUBLIN — The rain seemed to lift the spirits as 93 runners and walkers gathered at the starting line to meet the strict noon starting signal for the 99th anniversary 5K at West Bladen High on Saturday. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 08:31:11 EST Kids on Stage program taking registrations http://bladenjournal.com/news/news/153096200/Kids-on-Stage-program-taking-registrations LUMBERTON — The Carolina Civic Center Historic Theater Kids on Stage Program is now accepting registrations for its Summer Theater Camp, which will be held June 15-19 and again June 22-26 from 1 to 5 p.m. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 12:36:11 EST Living Springs bouncing back with new pastor http://bladenjournal.com/news/news/153097271/Living-Springs-bouncing-back-with-new-pastor ELIZABETHTOWN — Living Springs Church is springing back to life under the watchful eye of a new pastor. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 07:26:11 EST Harmony Hall holds annual reunion http://bladenjournal.com/news/home_top-news/153136630/Harmony-Hall-holds-annual-reunion WHITE OAK — Despite a threat of rain that soon came true, the annual Harmony Hall Plantation Village Reunion brought Revolutionary War hero Col. James Richardson's home and grounds to life Saturday. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 15:01:11 EST Farmer’s market refilled http://bladenjournal.com/news/news/153098803/Farmers-market-refilled ELIZABETHTOWN — Cape Fear Chicken & Barbecue is now occupying space in the Cape Fear Farmer's Market. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 19:26:12 EST Man arrested in his underwear for B&E http://bladenjournal.com/news/blotter/153120832/Man-arrested-in-his-underwear-for-BE KELLY — A nearly several-hour manhunt resulted in the arrest of a man dressed only in his underwear and suspected of as many as 20 incidents of breaking and entering. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:11:12 EST Board recognized Tar Heel Beta team http://bladenjournal.com/news/news_education/153121934/Board-recognized-Tar-Heel-Beta-team ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County Superintendent Robert Taylor and the members of the Board of Education recently recognized the Junior Beta Club from Tar Heel Middle School. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:36:10 EST Wright gets it right, wins county spelling bee http://bladenjournal.com/news/news_education/153119323/Wright-gets-it-right-wins-county-spelling-bee ELIZABETHTOWN — After what seemed like the spelling of more than 100 words and more than 11 rounds, Janae Wright, a student at Elizabethtown Middle School, came out on top April 23 as the winner of the 2015 Sampson-Bladen Oil/Bladen County... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:56:11 EST Storms Farm earns National Recognition Award http://bladenjournal.com/news/business/153115432/Storms-Farm-earns-National-Recognition-Award CHILTON, Wisc. – The Storms Farm anaerobic digester installation, “Swine Farm Biogas Renewable Energy Project,” earned a National Recognition Award as part of the American Council of Engineering Companies 2015 Engineering Excellence... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:21:13 EST A way to save, heal the world http://bladenjournal.com/news/lifestyle-religion/153020532/A-way-to-save-heal-the-world A religious leader once asked Jesus a question. “If loving God and loving my neighbor is all that religion requires, then tell me, who is my neighbor?” Jesus answered with a parable, a parable that is one of his most well-known stories:... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 03:36:15 EST Students financial lesson http://bladenjournal.com/news/business-news_education/153099760/Students-financial-lesson More tghan 60 second-grade students of Mrs. Priest, Mrs. Sasser and Mrs. Guyton waited in anticipation for the arrival of Jack the Dog, the mascot for Wells Fargo leading up to a Wells Fargo Teach Children to Save even recentlyt. Melonie Davis,... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:01:19 EST Planting trees http://bladenjournal.com/news/news_education/153095617/Planting-trees Elizabethtown Christian Academy recently enjoyed the company of Paul Evans with Graphic Packaging International, Inc., who brought with him numerous rtee seedlings as part of the 'Trees into Cartons/Cartons into Trees' program. The... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:31:11 EST QUIZ: Which Breed Of Puppy Is Perfect For You? http://bladenjournal.com/quizzes/puppy1BLD Find out with the Bladen Journal's Perfect Puppy Quiz! Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:45:42 EST