WHTIE OAK — While the skies were overcast and the threat of rain loomed, re-enactors celebrated a Bobby Mozingo Christmas on Saturday at Harmony Hall Plantation Village.
ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Health Department had a slower month inpecting area food service facilities because of the Thanksgiving holiday.A total of 12 inspections were performed during the month of November.
BLADENBORO — The annual Christmas parade in Bladenboro on Saturday morning had all the right ingredients to spark the holiday spirit — a grey, overcast sky; more than 100 entries decked out in bright Christmas colors; enough of a chill in...
ELIZABETHTOWN — With the first official full week of the Christmas shopping season off to a fast start, retailers in Bladen County are reporting stellar sales figures.
RALEIGH — Joseph Sledge took one more step forward towards freedom on Friday as the eight-member North Carolina Innocence Inquiry Commission voted unanimously to recommend Sledge have his case heard before a three-judge panel.
ELIZABETHTOWN — The annual Empty Stocking Fund effort for 2014 came to a close on Friday, Dec. 12, and finished with a total of $7,825 in its coffers.
RALEIGH — Jospeh Sledge will finally get to have his claims of innocence heard before the North Carolina Innocence Inquiry Commission. The Commission began meeting Wednesday during a three-day session that will wrap up on...
WHITE OAK — The Harmony Hall plantation home is getting dressed up and will displaying its holiday finery on Saturday for the Bobby Mozingo Christmas and Open House.The Harmony Hall Plantation...
ELIZABETHTOWN — Deputies with the Bladen County Sheriff's Office answered a total of 42 calls from the pubvlic for assistance between Nov. 26 and Dec. 2.
ELIZABETHTOWN — The Elizabethtown Town Council received the town's audit report during its meeting on Monday, and were happy with what they saw.“We received a clean audit,” said Town Manager Eddie Madden.
BLADENBORO — A march is being planned and organized by the North Carolina chapter of the NAACP for Saturday, Dec. 13, in Bladenboro. The march's purpose is two-fold — to show support for the family of a 17-year-old boy found hanging...
ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Board of Commissioners selected a new chairman and vice-chairman during its meeting on Monday.
WILMINGTON — U.S. Rep.-elect David Rouzer, who won election to office in the Congressional 7th District, has been selected to serve on both the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Transportation & Infrastructure and the Committee on...
RALEIGH — The North Carolina State Highway Patrol office in Raleigh reported this week that 17 motorists were killed in highway crashes during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend between Wednesday at 6 p.m. and Sunday at midnight.
ELIZABETHTOWN — Newly elected Bladen County Sheriff Jim McVicker took his oath of office on Monday morning. He received his oath of office from Senior Resident Superior Court Judge Douglas Sasser.
ELIZABETHTOWN — Santa arrived in style in Elizabethtown on Sunday afternoon as a crowd gathered to welcome him to town.The skies were sunny and temperatures were pleasant after a rather chilly and wet start to the week.
ELIZABETHTOWN — While the holidays are a time of cheerful decorations, brightly wrapped gifts and beautifully decorated trees and doors, they can also loom as potential dangers.
BLADENBORO — The staff and residents of the town of Bladenboro are getting decked out in their Christmas finery for the 41st annual Bladenboro Christmas parade, which is scheduled for Saturday at 10:30 a.m.
ELIZABETHTOWN —Another big gun, albeit an anonymous one, stepped up and delivered a huge shot in the arm for the Bladen Journal's annual Empty Stocking Fund.