DUNN — Nicole Wyatt twirled a three-hitter, Alanna Ludlum muscled a long triple and the Lady Knights otherwise used a bunting offense to hand Midway a 7-1 Four County Conference loss on Friday.
DUNN — West Bladen's Knights went up against Midway's No. 1 hurler on Friday, scratching him for just four hits and committing six errors en route to a 7-0 Four County Conference loss.
ELIZABETHTOWN — On an overcast and muggy morning, student-athletes from across Bladen County converged on Elizabethtown Middle School's football field and track Friday for the annual Special Olympics Spring Games.
ELIZABETHTOWN — The West Bladen boys tennis team handed cross-county rival East Bladen a 7-2 Four County Conference loss on Thursday.
ELIZABETHTOWN — Lacey Suggs usual game from the batter's box is to eagle-eye a walk, steal a base or two and bring a run home for the Lady Eagles. On Thursday, she changed that up dramatically, slugging a pair of home runs to lift East...
ELIZABETHTOWN — Alex Coates followed up his perfect game on Monday with a two-hitter over a split six innings to help lead East Bladen to a 9-4 win over visiting Union High on Thursday.
East Bladen Reverse Raffle, Steak Dinner***ELIZABETHTOWN — The annual East Bladen High Reverse Raffle and Steak Dinner is scheduled for Saturday, May 9.
During the week of June 18, 2007, I publicly cracked what has gone down in local lore as one of the worst jokes ever spoken aloud on the radio. It went something like this:
DUBLIN — The visiting Dark Horses scored early against West Bladen and made it hold up for a 6-1 Four County Conference win on Tuesday.
DUBLIN — The Lady Knights' bats came alive and Nicole Wyatt twirled a one-hitter through four innings Tuesday, leading West Bladen to a 24-0 Four County Conference win over visiting Clinton.
Alayna Hester, daughter of Drs. Mark and Rebecca Hester of Bladenboro, took first place in the North Carolina Xcel Gold State Meet balance beam competition in the Senior Division C in Winston-Salem on Friday, April 10. She is a cheerleader and student...
TEACHEY — The Lady Eagles battled back from deficits of 4-0 and 8-4, but the comeback fizzled too soon and Wallace-Rose Hill earned an 8-7 Four County Conference win on Monday.
TEACHEY — Alex Coates needed just 71 pitches Monday to hurl a perfect game and lead East Bladen to a Four County Conference win over Wallace-Rose Hill, 2-0.
LUMBERTON — Three of North Carolina State University's top athletics coaches will visit Robeson County next month as part of the 2015 Wolfpack Club Coaches Caravan.
With the annual spring break behind them, area prep athletic teams — baseball, softball, soccer, tennis, golf and track — will get back to the business of Four County Conference competition.
ELIZABETHTOWN — The outdoor athletic areas of Elizabethtown Middle School will explode with life on Friday when the annual Bladen County Special Olympics holds its opening ceremonies and competitions.
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When you think of deer, do you envision a shy doe hiding beneath forest foliage? Or perhaps you imagine a buck bounding through a field along a quiet country road. The reality of where deer like to live is much closer to home than you think. Humans...
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ST. PAULS — A five-run third inning propelled South Robeson past West Bladen on Tuesday in the third-place game of the Robeson County Slugfest, 7-1.
ST. PAULS — A pair of Class 4-A baseball teams limited West Bladen to three combined hits on Monday and Tuesday in the Robeson County Slugfest, and the Knights took fourth place among the eight-team field.
FAYETTEVILLE — The Eagles claimed their best finish in a number of years at the J. Hoyt Warren/Wayne Edwards Invitational with an 11-inning, 12-11 win over host Douglas Byrd on Tuesday.
ST. PAULS — When the Purnell Swett baseball team scored two runs in the bottom of the first inning on Monday, the Rams got more than just a lead. The Rams gave sophomore pitcher Lucas Oxendine enough room to feel comfortable.
ST. PAULS — The Lady Knights' 10-game winning streak and three straight titles in the Robeson County Slugfest came to an end Monday when Hoke County knocked off West Bladen in dramatic fashion in the semifinals, 5-0.
FAYETTEVILLE — A pair of Gray's Creek pitchers handcuffed East Bladen hitters on Monday, leading the Bears to a 6-1 win in the second round of the J. Hoyt Warren/Warren Edwards Invitational.