Christmas parade accepting entries

BLADENBORO — The Bladenboro Christmas Parade is now accepting entries. The parade is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016. To participate, or fo...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Free business seminars offered at Bladen Community College

DUBLIN — The Small Business Center of Bladen Community College is offering several no-cost seminars during the month of October.Faith-based orga...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Bladen Democratic Party to host candidate rally Tuesday

Bladen Democratic Party to host candidate rally Tuesday

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Democratic Party will be hosting a number of local and state Democratic candidates for a rally on Tuesday at D...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Pair of fundraisers to benefit Southeast Carolina Crossroads

A ministry only 18 months old — what some might consider still in the “learning to walk” stage — has taken off running.Southea...

September 26th, 2016 |  


LUMBERTON — A balance of sufficient rain and sunshine this summer have created conditions for what could be a bumper corn crop as well as good y...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Arrest made in child sexual abuse case

ELIZABETHTOWN — A Garland man was arrested Thursday and charged with several sex crimes against a child.B;laden County Sheriff Jim McVicker said...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Bladen County Training School/Bladen Central High School Alumni Association awards $6,500 in scholarships

Bladen County Training School/Bladen Central High School Alumni Association awards $6,500 in scholarships

ELIZABETHTOWN — A total of $6,500 in scholarships was awarded at the Bladen County Training School/Bladen Central High School Alumni Association...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Benefit to help with teen’s sickle cell fight

Benefit to help with teen’s sickle cell fight

FAIRMONT — A teenager’s fight for her life will take center stage on Saturday when friends and family hold a motorcycle run to raise money...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Orange dinosaur at mini golf course saved

SAUGUS, Mass. (AP) — The giant orange dinosaur seen by thousands of motorists a day on a Massachusetts highway has been saved from extinction.So...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Burros roam onto Phoenix-area school

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — A suburban Phoenix elementary school has received some wild visitors.Staff members spotted four burros walking onto the pla...

September 23rd, 2016 |