Coming up sixes

Coming up sixes

The Bladenboro High School Class of 1966 graduated on 06-06-66 with 78 graduates. Over the years, 12 classmates have passed away, leaving the class wi...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Student-athletes participate in summer leadership

Student-athletes participate in summer leadership

PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke has been hosting the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Region 4 Student-At...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


School leasing bill for poor districts prompts warnings from N.C. treasurer

Construction industry executives are pushing for a law that would allow Robeson and other cash-strapped counties to redirect state money used for pers...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


West Bladen cadets shine at JROTC Leadership Challenge

West Bladen cadets shine at JROTC Leadership Challenge

FORT JACKSON — Eight West Bladen High School JROTC cadets were among the 735 young leaders who participated in the rigorous Junior ROTC Cadet Le...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Illinois student impersonates politicians in grad speech

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois eighth-grader earned laughs and cheers — as well as a diploma — when he graduated from mi...

June 21st, 2016 |  


BCC offering free business seminars in July

DUBLIN — Beginning in July, the Small Business Center of Bladen Community College will offer free business workshops on campus and in the commun...

June 20th, 2016 |  


UNCP students achieve academic honors

PEMBROKE, N.C. – Chancellor Robin Gary Cummings announced the Chancellors and Honors lists for the Spring 2016 semester at The University of Nor...

June 16th, 2016 |  


Melvin serves as House page

Melvin serves as House page

RALEIGH — Dylan P. Melvin, a student at East Bladen High School, recently served as a page for the North Carolina Senate.melvin was sponsored by...

June 16th, 2016 |  


Flag Day celebration at Bladen Community College

Flag Day celebration at Bladen Community College

On June 14, Bladen Community College faculty and staff celebrated Flag Day with guest speakers, patriotic tributes and refreshments. Director of Eveni...

June 15th, 2016 |  


Elizabethtown Primary announces honor students

Elizabethtown Primary School recently released its fourth nine-week honor roll.Third Grade— “A” Honor Roll: Gissele Campos, Ryan Cha...

June 13th, 2016 |