FOR BETTER LIVING

FOR BETTER LIVING

Ground meat has been linked to several outbreaks of foodborne illness in the United States. The most notable was in 1993, when four children in the Pa...

September 30th, 2016 |  


FOR BETTER LIVING

FOR BETTER LIVING

Planning meals ahead instead of waiting until the last minute increases the likelihood that meals are nutritious. When you wait until the last minute ...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Davis, Walker to wed in December

Davis, Walker to wed in December

Olivia V. Davis of Augusta, Ga., and Craig Shawn Davis (and his wife, Kelly) of Cerro Gordo are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter J...

September 21st, 2016 updated: September 21st, 2016. |  


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FOR BETTER LIVING

If you have a freezer full of food, you have made a major financial investment. If you grew the food and prepared it for freezing, you also have many ...

September 16th, 2016 |  


McKoy celebrates 90 years

McKoy celebrates 90 years

LUMBERTON — Leatrice McKoy of Elizabethtown celebrated her 90th birthday on Aug. 27, 2016, with family and friends at Fuller’s Old-Fashion...

September 15th, 2016 |  


FOR BETTER LIVING

FOR BETTER LIVING

Do your children or grandchildren come home after school hungry and ready to eat anything in sight? Rather than let them fill up on chips and cookies,...

September 9th, 2016 |  


Dementia workshop to be held in Pembroke

PEMBROKE — The Lumber River Council of Governments will be hosting a Dementia Capable North Carolina Workshop on Tuesday, Sept. 13.The workshop ...

September 8th, 2016 |  


Bladen County Health Department inspects 29 food sites in August

Bladen County Health Department inspects 29 food sites in August

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Health Department performed a total of 29 inspections of food-related sites during the month of August.Followi...

September 6th, 2016 |  


FOR BETTER LIVING

FOR BETTER LIVING

Picky eating is very common among children. It usually means that they want to make some choices on their own. There is nothing wrong with picky eater...

September 2nd, 2016 |  


FOR BETTER LIVING

FOR BETTER LIVING

Sodium is a part of everyone’s diet, but how much is too much? Under ideal conditions, the minimum sodium requirement is about 1,500 milligrams ...

August 26th, 2016 |