Milk, bread contracts available Bladen County Schools Child Nutrition Department is accepting bids for milk and bread contract for the 2013-14 school year.
Interested parties should contact the Bladen County Schools Child Nutrition Department at 910-862-4136, Amy Stanly or Crystal O’Briant to receive a formal bid document.
All submitted bids will be opened on May 20 at 9:00 a.m. at the Bladen County Schools District Office.
Teacher honor society meets TAR HEEL — Delta Kappa Gamma Honor Society for Teachers of Bladen County met for dinner on April 18 at Love Grove Baptist Church in Tar Heel. Hostesses were Barbara Wilkins, Debbie Kinlaw, and Megan Kirby.
President Jeanne Kirby presided and Deborah Guyton had the invocation. Veda Cheshire, daughter of member Haley Cheshire, sang for the group.
Program Chairman Patricia Johnson introduced the speaker for the evening Joy Warren, a counselo...
Students get insight to area businesses More than groundhogs were seen by Bladen County middle school students recently during the annual Career and Technical Education Groundhog Job Shadow Day.
All middle schools in the county had eighth-grade students who participated in the job-shadowing experience at various locations. About 70 students were able to pick a job site location based on their career objective. Job shadow helps to ensure students are job ready when the...
Valerie Newton Special to the JournalThe Bladen Journal
School lays out budget needs ELIZABETHTOWN — The members of the Bladen County Board of Education finalized a budget this week that Supt. Robert Taylor will present to the Bladen County Commissioners.
The board learned from Finance Director Sharon Penny and Taylor in a presentation on Wednesday that it will take about $7.9 million to maintain the current level of staffing and services for the next fiscal year with the looming budget cuts from the state and sequestration...
Dublin Primary releases honor rolls DUBLIN — The third nine-week honor roll lists have been released from Dublin primary SChool.
— Superintendent’s List: Hailey Guyton, Tamia Barber
=- A Honor Roll: Devin Avant, Karlee Roberts
— B Honor Roll: Ashley Argueta, Alaina Bordeaux, Taylor Caulder, Jennifer Gonzalez, Kiley Hewitt, Shyra Ballard, Cynthia Maldonado Ortiz, Kayla Norris, Shelby Tatum, Todd Richardson, Kara Shepherd