House passes Rouzer bill to recover injured veterans’ money

House passes Rouzer bill to recover injured veterans’ money

WASHINGTON – The U.S. House of Representatives on Monday passed a bill authored by Congressman David Rouzer (NC-9) to provide every veteran who ...

December 6th, 2016 |  


County board handles small agenda

ELIZABETHTOWN — It took just 22 minutes for the Bladen County Board of Commissioners to zip through its agenda on Monday, with nary a stumbling ...

December 6th, 2016 |  


New York thief grabs pot of gold off armored truck

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York police are searching for a green-clad man who swiped an 86-pound (39 kg) pail of gold flakes off an armored truck two mo...

December 6th, 2016 |  


‘12 Days of Christmas’ now costs $34,363

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The slow recovery of the U.S. economy is continuing to keep the cost of Christmas — or at least the gifts listed in R...

December 6th, 2016 |  


New York man caught speeding had license suspended 46 times

CORTLANDVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — A New York man whose driver’s license has been suspended nearly four dozen times was arrested for speeding on I...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Homeowner’s sign to prostitutes: ‘Do not walk by this house’

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (AP) — Frustrated with the prostitutes who he says walk in front of his home day and night, a West Virginia man has put up sign...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Part-time school administrator in New Jersey paid $850 a day

PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey school district is paying a part-time administrator $850 a day.Paterson hired Juanita Petty to work two days ...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Five generations of Chavises

Five generations of Chavises

The Chavises of Bladen County recently celebrated five generations of family after the birth of a baby boy at Cape Fear Medical Center in Elizabethtow...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Native American discussion at BCC

Native American discussion at BCC

Bladen Community College recently welcomed doctoral student Leslie Locklear to campus for a presentation about local Native American traditions and cu...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Bladen Lakes Primary announces honor students

Bladen Lakes Primary School recently released its first nine-week honor rolls.Third grade— A honor roll: Cameron Gardner, Kayden Hammonds, Anaya...

December 2nd, 2016 |