Downtown Elizabethtown preparing for Labor Day Weekend Sidewalk Sale

ELIZABETHTOWN — People will be pounding the pavement Labor Day weekend — not looking for a job, but in search of something else — th...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Cooks urged to fine-tune peanut recipes for Dublin Peanut Festival cooking contest

DUBLIN — Area cooks are being urged to dig out their favorite peanut recipe and brush up on cooking skills — all in preparation for the an...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Bladen County Environmental Health provides a “Helpful Tip for Preventing Mosquito Growth”

Bladen County Environmental Health provides a “Helpful Tip for Preventing Mosquito Growth”

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County Environmental Health issued a tip for preventing the growth of mosquitoes.“Dunks can be used to help prevent...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Drones used to send drugs to inmates

LONDON (Reuters) - While Amazon and the British government are looking into how to use drones to deliver parcels to customers, criminals are already e...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Man kicked out of bar bites off bartender’s finger in fight

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Police are searching for a man who bit off a bartender’s finger after being kicked out of a San Francisco bar at clos...

August 26th, 2016 |  


‘Getting to heaven’ in another way

‘Getting to heaven’ in another way

Sometimes I wish I had more of a poet’s touch, rather than pounding out these paragraphs of prose for all these years. The ability to say so muc...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Police hunt men who dumped crocodiles in Australian school

(Reuters) - Australian police are searching for four men who left three malnourished saltwater crocodiles in a school, after breaking in to steal comp...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Florida man returns lost wallet with $3,400 inside

PALM COAST, Fla. (AP) — A 27-year-old central Florida man is being recognized for honesty after finding a wallet with $3,400 inside and turning ...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Couple offers $500 reward for missing potbellied therapy pig

ALIQUIPPA, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania couple is offering a $500 reward for the safe return of their missing potbellied pig, who also serves as a ...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Bladen Community College offering personal interest classes

DUBLIN – Bladen Community College is hosting community service classes for personal enrichment. Costs range from $15 to $60. Students may need t...

August 25th, 2016 |