Florida student accused of changing grade from F to B

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A 22-year-old student is accused of sneaking into a building and illegally logging into a Florida university’s gradin...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Trial set for Amish community members over horse droppings

RUSSELLVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Members of an Amish community in Kentucky may take their cases to court after being cited for violating an ordinance re...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Building at UNCPnamed for WeinsteinPEMBROKE — David Weinstein, former Lumberton mayor and state senator, watched on Friday as a banner dropped t...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Bladen County Department of Social Services holding fostering classes

ELIZABETHTOWN — At the age of 12, Karen was admitted into foster care after a report of suspected sexual abuse and neglect was reported. The Dep...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Dublin resident prepares town for Memorial Day

Dublin resident prepares town for Memorial Day

DUBLIN — Each year, as the country prepares to honor fallen veterans, at least one Bladen County man is doing his part.David Hursey, owner of Du...

May 27th, 2017 |  


22nd annual Blueberry Festival to be held in Ammon

22nd annual Blueberry Festival to be held in Ammon

ELIZABETHTOWN — The only kind of blue to get this year is blueberries at the 22nd annual Ammon Blueberry Festival. Start off the festival by goi...

May 27th, 2017 |  


Chamber of Commerce expanding White Lake concerts

Chamber of Commerce expanding White Lake concerts

WHITE LAKE —The Sunset Jams concert series is undergoing big changes this year.According to Elizabethtown/White Lake Chamber of Commerce Executi...

May 27th, 2017 |  


Used clothing store gets surprise donation of marijuana

MAPLEWOOD, Minn. (AP) — Someone apparently inadvertently donated more than 100 grams of marijuana when they dropped off some used children’...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Oklahoma school apologizes for Hitler yearbook quotation

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The principal of an Oklahoma high school apologized after its yearbook featured a quotation attributed to Adolf Hitler.Stud...

May 26th, 2017 |  


What goes up must always come down

What goes up must always come down

Carina Chocano wrote a timely column earlier this year entitled, “Laying Low,” her premise being that we have lost the virtue of humility ...

May 26th, 2017 |