Back to school event at Dublin Motor Speedway


DUBLIN — A “Back to School Night at the Rattlesnake” will be hosted by Dublin Motor Speedway on Saturday, Aug. 13. Gates will open at 4 p.m.

Admission is $15 for grandstands and $25 for infield — but the first 30 students between the ages of 13 and 18, with a student ID, will be allowed free admission.

A meet and greet will be held on the front straightaway after qualifying.


Youth soccer registration remains open


ELIZABETHTOWN — Registration for the Bladen County Recreation Department’s youth soccer season runs now through Sept. 2.

The fee for Tot Soccer registration for boy and girls ages 3 and 4 is $25; the fee for soccer registration for boys and girls ages 5 to 14 is $30.

Players can register in the Recreation Department office at 803 W. King St. in Elizabethtown or Online at Select Departments then choose Parks and Recreation – Online Registration from the drop down menu. Follow steps to complete registration.


East’s football season pass packages set


ELIZABETHTOWN — East Bladen High has set its prices for season football passes, parking and field banners.

— Gold Member: $500 for four season passes, parking and banner

— Silver Member: $300 for two season passes, parking and banner

— Bronze Member: $175 for one season pass and parking

In order to have your banner for the first regular season game, Aug. 19, your order and check must be given to Athletics Director Patty Evers by Aug. 8. Please email request to or call 910-862-9072 for more information.


Send information for the Sports Briefs section by email to or regular mail to P.O. Box 70, Elizabethtown, N.C. 28337.

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