Bladen County schools release honor rolls

Numerous Bladen County schools have recently released their second nine-weeks honor rolls. Following are those that have been shared.Tar Heel Middle S...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Bladenboro Primary announces honor students

Bladenboro Primary School has released its second nine-weeks honor roll.Third Grade— Superintendent’s List: Jonah Bryan, Brenna Hester, Ja...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Kiwanis Club holds Terrific Kids ceremony

Kiwanis Club holds Terrific Kids ceremony

The Elizabethtown Kiwanis Club held a ceremony on Friday for their Terrific Kids program. Terrific Kids are thoughtful, enthusiastic, respectful, resp...

February 21st, 2017 |  


East Bladen FFA gets support from county for Golden LEAF grant application

ELIZABETHTOWN — East Bladen High School is looking to expand its agriculture curriculum, and representatives from the school’s Future Farm...

February 21st, 2017 |  


County hears about a Hazard Mitigation Program

County hears about a Hazard Mitigation Program

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County Planner Greg Elkins reminded the Board of Commissioners on Monday the area continues to clean up from the effects ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Woman hits half-court shot, then gets marriage proposal

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — It was quite a night for a New York state college basketball fan who made a half-court shot to win a $500 gift card, and the...

February 21st, 2017 |  


11-foot python slithers into South Florida student’s car

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — A South Florida college student says he was startled when he saw a large snake crawl under his roommate’s car.Nova Sout...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Columbia University accidentally sends acceptance notices

NEW YORK (AP) — Columbia University says it’s strengthening its procedures after it accidentally sent acceptance notices to 277 prospectiv...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Christie calls Phillies fan bitter; mayor calls him a bully

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia’s mayor is coming to the city’s defense against New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.The Republican gover...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Germany bans talking doll Cayla, citing security risk

BERLIN (Reuters) - A talking doll named Cayla has been banned by German authorities because the software inside her could be hacked, posing a security...

February 20th, 2017 |