N.C. House Bill aims to put a S.T.O.P. to opioid abuse

N.C. House Bill aims to put a S.T.O.P. to opioid abuse

RALEIGH — North Carolina residents may soon find it harder to get their hands on painkillers.Last week, the North Carolina House of Representati...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Gun Safety Act would require N.C. gun owners to carry $100K in insurance; another proposes school firearms classes

Gun Safety Act would require N.C. gun owners to carry $100K in insurance; another proposes school firearms classes

RALEIGH — Two bills, one requiring gun owners to carry insurance and the other allowing firearms classes in high schools, made their way to the ...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Bladen County Special Olympics makes for “happy” day

Bladen County Special Olympics makes for “happy” day

ELIZABETHTOWN — The only thing brighter than the sun Thursday were the smiles at Elizabethtown Middle School, the site of the 2017 Bladen County...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Greene to receive Honorable Lifetime Award from Elizabethtown-White Lake Area Chamber of Commerce

Greene to receive Honorable Lifetime Award from Elizabethtown-White Lake Area Chamber of Commerce

ELIZABETHTOWN — The late Ben Greene had a vision for property he his wife Mary owned out near the Elizabethtown Industrial Park to be used for l...

April 13th, 2017 updated: April 13th, 2017. |  


Larrell Murchison tabbed Male Athlete of the Year at Louisburg College

Larrell Murchison tabbed Male Athlete of the Year at Louisburg College

LOUISBURG — Larrell Murchison, a 2015 graduate of East Bladen High, was selected as the Male Athlete of the Year at Louisburg College.Murchison ...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Schumacher to play volleyball at Life University

Schumacher to play volleyball at Life University

DUBLIN — Morgan Schumacher, a senior at West Bladen High, spent hours, days and weeks doing her due diligence before choosing a college path. Bu...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Bladen County Special Olympics athletes getting ready for big day

Bladen County Special Olympics athletes getting ready for big day

ELIZABETHTOWN — Some special athletes are set to waft, wheel, and walk their way to victory Thursday when more than 100 Bladen County athletes w...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Bladen County Health Department holds annual open house

Bladen County Health Department holds annual open house

ELIZABETHTOWN — The local health department is adding to its numbers.On Tuesday, the Bladen County Health & Human Services Department held i...

April 5th, 2017 |  


First ticket sold

First ticket sold

ELIZABETHTOWN — Mac Campbell, board president of Bladen We Care, is pictured selling the first ticket for the upcoming Bladen We Care Gala to Li...

March 30th, 2017 |  


Military Museum in Bladenboro Historical Building filled with history

Military Museum in Bladenboro Historical Building filled with history

BLADENBORO — C.S. Lewis spoke philosophically about worlds in which the inside was bigger than the outside. If such a thing exists in Bladen Cou...

March 29th, 2017 |