For the homeless

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County sheriff’s deputies will be equipped with blankets and sleeping bags collected during the month of October at the Bladen Journal as part of the fifth annual Roger’s Wish project. The items will be offered to homeless folks the deputies may see while on patrol. Presenting the items to Bladen County Sheriff Jim McVicker is W. Curt Vincent, general manager and editor of the Bladen Journal.