Lifestyle

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Editor’s note: The Bladen Journal will no longer publish the “ongoing events” listing. Instead, anyone holding regular events should submit information to the Bladen Journal in time for publication in the community calendar. The deadlines […]

Lifestyle

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Editor’s note: The Bladen Journal will no longer publish the “ongoing events” listing. Instead, anyone holding regular events should submit information to the Bladen Journal in time for publication in the community calendar. The deadlines […]

Lifestyle

BY THE NUMBERS …

Each time the American people think the nation’s opioid crisis can’t get any worse – it gets worse. In 2016, a total of 42,249 people died from opioid overdoses, which comes to 116 deaths every […]

Lifestyle

BY THE NUMBERS …

It won’t be long until summer, and many are looking forward eagerly to that annual summer vacation. For some, it’s worth waiting for, but for others, it’s not worth overspending. And the fact is many […]

Lifestyle

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Editor’s note: The Bladen Journal will no longer publish the “ongoing events” listing. Instead, anyone holding regular events should submit information to the Bladen Journal in time for publication in the community calendar. The deadlines […]

Lifestyle

BY THE NUMBERS …

The job market appears a bit more promising for soon-to-be college graduates than it has been for most of this decade. Just four years ago, CNN Money reported that 260,000 college grads held minimum-wage jobs. […]

Lifestyle

BY THE NUMBERS …

While some people in the retirement-planning stages worry about outliving their money, others have a different concern: that their money is outgrowing their investment advisor. It’s not unusual for the size of the client’s investment […]

Education

Going on to states

Elizabethtown Christian Academy students participated in the Bladen County Soil and Conservation Contest. First place winners in the county moved on to the Area 7 district competition. Thomas Nance, Thad Brisson, Chandler Bordeaux, Caleb McGough, […]