Many services offered, much help needed in Bladen County

ELIZABETHTOWN — Though they hadn’t met since May, health professionals from around Bladen County picked right back up where they left off ...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Elizabethtown-White Lake Area Chamber of Commerce directors meet to discuss Ambassadors Committee

WHITE LAKE — The Elizabethtown-White Lake Area Chamber of Commerce held a special called meeting Tuesday at White lake Town Hall to discuss the ...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Highway Patrol asking motorists to make safety a top priority this holiday weekend

RALEIGH – The Labor Day weekend marks traditional end of summer vacation and many North Carolinians will be traveling and gathering with family ...

August 30th, 2016 |  


N.C. Pork Council gives $125,000 for scholarships

N.C. Pork Council gives $125,000 for scholarships

MOUNT OLIVE — The NC Pork Council has pledged $125,000 to the University of Mount Olive. The money will be used to establish the NC Pork Council...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Morrisey appointed to Local Government Federal Credit Union Eastern Sandhills Advisory Council

LUMBERTON — Local Government Federal Credit Union recently announced the addition of Marion Morrisey to its Eastern Sandhills Advisory Council, ...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Four-vehicle crash kills two on U.S. 701 between Elizabethtown, White Lake

Four-vehicle crash kills two on U.S. 701 between Elizabethtown, White Lake

A weekend crash on U.S. 701 between Elizabethtown and White Lake resulted in two fatalities and the arrest of a Huger, S.C., man who was charged with ...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Nickles For Know-How referendum set for Nov. 1 in Bladen County

The Bladen County Nickels for Know-How Referendum will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 1. Sandra Cain, Bladen County Extension director, said that two pollin...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Chemical leak clears Smithfield Packing

Chemical leak clears Smithfield Packing

TAR HEEL —A vapor cloud caused by two chemicals accidentally mixing at the Smithfield Packing Plant in Tar Heel forced plant officials to evacua...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Labor Day travel: Know before you go; save time and money

RALEIGH – During the Labor Day weekend, the N.C. Department of Transportation will suspend most road construction activities on major routes acr...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Man in Batman costume, Captain America mask stole beer

SALAMANCA, N.Y. (AP) — Do superheroes drink beer?WIVB-TV in Buffalo reports that police in western New York say they’re looking for a man ...

August 30th, 2016 |