Rescue farm overwhelmed by 50 goats

METHUEN, Mass. (AP) — An animal rescue farm in Massachusetts says it’s experiencing a goat overload — and it’s not kidding.The...

May 27th, 2016 |  


‘Dancing grannies’ set world dance record

BEIJING (AP) — China’s dancing grannies have taken their moves to the record books.Guinness World Records says more than 31,000 Chinese pa...

May 27th, 2016 |  


One size does not fit all

One size does not fit all

In ancient Greece, religious pilgrims made a twelve-mile journey from the city of Athens to worship at the holy shrines in Eleusis. The road — a...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Honduran woman accused of punching a border agent’s horse

GILA BEND, Ariz. (AP) — A Honduran woman arrested in a drug smuggling bust in southern Arizona also is facing an animal cruelty charge for alleg...

May 26th, 2016 |  


County jail kept inmate 17 months too long

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Officials at a county jail in Pennsylvania say they mistakenly kept an inmate locked up 17 months too long.The Lancaster C...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Bulldogs bite into success

Bulldogs bite into success

BLADENBORO — A button-down shirt with a bow tie, a dress or skirt neatly pressed, and shined shoes — not the kind of fare that one usually...

May 26th, 2016 |  


CHURCH CALENDAR

May 28— Elizabethtown Church of God, located at 1767 N.C. Hwy. 242 North in Elizabethtown, will have a Memorial Day singing beginning at 4 p.m. ...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Nagowski to speak at Bladen County Committee of 100’s annual meeting

Nagowski to speak at Bladen County Committee of 100’s annual meeting

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Committee of 100, Inc. will hold its annual meeting and dinner at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, June 8, in the Grand Ba...

May 26th, 2016 |  


BCC offering free business seminars

DUBLIN – The Small Business Center of Bladen Community College is offering free business seminars in June.They are:— The Top Ten Managemen...

May 26th, 2016 |  


COMMUNITY CALENDAR

May 28— Jones Lake State Park is offering a viewing of an installment of “Planet Earth.” The viewing will be located at the Visitor ...

May 26th, 2016 |