Priest proud of what his Eagles accomplished on the gridiron

Priest proud of what his Eagles accomplished on the gridiron

ELIZABETHTOWN — Though the grey hairs and sting may still remain after the last two weeks of the football playoff season, East Bladen coach Robb...

December 8th, 2016 |  


One gift a Star for Empty Stocking Fund

One gift a Star for Empty Stocking Fund

ELIZABETHTOWN — It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas … for many more Bladen County children, thanks to the generosity of thos...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Valentiner watching Cuba through changed eyes

Valentiner watching Cuba through changed eyes

As eyes worldwide turned to Cuba to mark the passing of Fidel Castro, one Bladen County man is watching the island with keen interest.The son of a Ame...

December 6th, 2016 |  


West Bladen’s Ludlum earns Scholar-Athlete Award from Mountaire Farms, Civitas Media

West Bladen’s Ludlum earns Scholar-Athlete Award from Mountaire Farms, Civitas Media

DUBLIN — A strong work ethic is at the very heart of success in the classroom and on the tennis court for West Bladen senior Alanna Ludlum.That ...

December 6th, 2016 |  


B’boro parade “biggest ever”

B’boro parade “biggest ever”

BLADENBORO – In what may have been the largest parade seen in Bladenboro, folks turned out in droves Saturday to officially welcome in the Chris...

December 5th, 2016 |  


State BOE dismisses Bladen candidate’s voting protest against local PAC

State BOE dismisses Bladen candidate’s voting protest against local PAC

RALEIGH — The State Board of Elections on Saturday narrowly voted to dismiss an election protest from a Bladen County candidate who won re-elect...

December 4th, 2016 |  


State Board of Elections to hear Dowless election protest Saturday

State Board of Elections to hear Dowless election protest Saturday

RALEIGH — An election protest filed out of Bladen County will be heard by the North Carolina Board of Elections on Saturday.The protest was file...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Bladen pastor head of state’s largest religious organization

Bladen pastor head of state’s largest religious organization

GREENSBORO — A Bladen County pastor has taken the helm at North Carolina’s largest religious organization.Each year at its annual conferen...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Gifts push Empty Stocking Fund to lip of $2,000

Gifts push Empty Stocking Fund to lip of $2,000

ELIZABETHTOWN —Slowly but surely, the Bladen Journal and Elizabethtown-White Lake Area Chamber of Commerce Empty Stocking Fund is gaining tracti...

November 30th, 2016 updated: December 2nd, 2016. |  


Election protest by Register is dismissed by Bladen Board of Elections

Election protest by Register is dismissed by Bladen Board of Elections

ELIZABETHTOWN — A protest filed by failed county commissioner candidate Kenneth Register Jr. was dismissed on Tuesday by the three-member Bladen...

November 29th, 2016 |