Elizabethtown Tractor Supply to host ‘Fall Market Day’

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Tractor Supply Company store on West Broad Street in Elizabethtown invites the community to attend its Fall Market Day event...

October 1st, 2016 |  


Days ‘wining’ down until annual Grape Festival at Lu Mil Vineyard

Days ‘wining’ down until annual Grape Festival at Lu Mil Vineyard

DUBLIN — There will be more than a few grapes underfoot this weekend at Lu Mil Vineyard.The N.C. Grape Festival is held annually at the vineyard...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Bobby Taylor Oil Company shows appreciation for customers

Bobby Taylor Oil Company shows appreciation for customers

ELIZABETHTOWN — Rain didn’t dampen the Customer Appreciation Day hosted by Bobby Taylor Oil Company on U.S. 701 South in Elizabethtown. Th...

September 30th, 2016 |  


FAFSA changes will improve financial assistance for college-bound students

Bladen Community College encourages students to begin the process of completing a financial aid application for attending college.The Free Application...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Libraries carving out time for Halloween activities

Libraries carving out time for Halloween activities

The Bladen County libraries are offering a spooky good time for kids this Halloween.On Saturday, Oct. 15, the main branch of the Bladen County Library...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Rain doesn’t dampen start of Robeson County fair

Rain doesn’t dampen start of Robeson County fair

LUMBERTON — Rain didn’t stop the opening of the 70th annual Robeson Regional Agricultural Fair on Thursday. In fact, after a day of heavy ...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Lu Mil Vineyard to be part of new TV series featuring North Carolina vineyards

WINSTON-SALEM — Settle back, relax and get ready to take some fun trips exploring remarkable wines and vineyards from the mountains to the coast...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Customs officials find human intestines in luggage

VIENNA (AP) — Austrian customs officials are used to finding unusual items in travelers’ luggage. But human intestines were not on their l...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Woman robs Arby’s restaurant, flees in taxi cab

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman faces armed robbery charges after police say she robbed an Arby’s restaurant in Gainesville and t...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Hiding brings its own set of perils

Hiding brings its own set of perils

Some years ago our beloved mutt, Jack, became suddenly ill with what we thought was a cold. We carried him to the veterinarian where he was diagnosed ...

September 30th, 2016 |