Graham presents research

Graham presents research

Mēki Jacobs Graham, DNP, NP-C, Lower Cape Fear Hospice nurse practitioner for Bladen and Columbus counties, recently presented research findings …

November 27th, 2015 |  

Tyson recalling 52K pounds of cooked chicken wings

LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) – Check your refrigerators and freezers. Tyson Foods is recalling 52,486 pounds of chicken wings because they …

November 17th, 2015 |  

VA Rural Health Team to share health info in Riegelwood/East Arcadia

FAYETTEVILLE – Veterans in and around Columbus County can enroll in the VA health care system and receive health information …

November 9th, 2015 |  

13 health inspection performed

13 health inspection performed

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Health Department performed a total of 13 inspections of food service sites during the month …

November 8th, 2015 updated: November 8th, 2015. |  

N.C. ranksas the 15thfattest state

N.C. ranksas the 15thfattest state

It’s officially now the holidays season — that time when cookies are being baked, pies are being planned, the Thanksgiving …

November 7th, 2015 |  

What’s wrong with Grandpa? Company offers Alzheimer’s awareness for children

With more than 5 million people in the United States diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, chances are high that disease will touch …

November 5th, 2015 |  

Student uses creative ways to attract potential kidney donor

GREENSBORO (AP) — A North Carolina A&T University student has gotten creative in her search for a prospective kidney donor. …

November 1st, 2015 |  

Gov. McCrory announces grant to expand mental health supervision program for probationers

RALEIGH — Gov. Pat McCrory has announced the Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice has received a $679,000 grant …

October 30th, 2015 |  

Cape Fear Valley earns top grade for patient safety

FAYETTEVILLE – Cape Fear Valley Health, the parent company for Bladen County Hospital, has earned an A grade for patient …

October 29th, 2015 updated: October 29th, 2015. |  

From WRAL …

NEW YORK — Walgreens is buying rival Rite Aid for about $9.41 billion in cash, creating a drugstore giant with …

October 28th, 2015 |  

Community Health Awards

Community Health Awards

LUMBERTON — Southeastern Health hosted its third annual Regional Community Health Awards event on Thursday, Oct. 22. at Robeson Community …

October 27th, 2015 |  

Deadly Bird Flu flying south for winter

By now, most of the general public are familiar with the Avian Influenza virus, or Bird Flu as it is …

October 22nd, 2015 |  

Bladen County Hospital receives sepsis treatment certification

ELIZABETHTOWN – Bladen County Hospital has made history by becoming the first Critical Access Hospital in the nation to receive …

October 21st, 2015 |  

Blood drive is Wednesday at hospital

ELIZABETHTOWN – Cape Fear Valley Blood Donor Center will hold a blood drive at Bladen County Hospital. The drive will …

October 16th, 2015 |  

Health department has flu vaccinations

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Health Department currently has flu vaccine that also includes the Intradermal (90-percent shorter needle) and …

October 15th, 2015 |  

Health department inspects 30 locations

Health department inspects 30 locations

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Health Department conducted a total of 30 inspections of area eateries, school cafeterias and nutrition …

October 11th, 2015 |  

Fayetteville VA Medical Center to mark 75th anniversary

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — Observance activities and a reception to mark Fayetteville VA Medical Center’s 75th anniversary are set to take …

October 9th, 2015 |  

Jackson named Harnett Health interim president

FAYETTEVILLE – Kevin Jackson has been named interim President of Harnett Health, effective Thursday, Oct. 15. He is replacing outgoing …

October 6th, 2015 |  

Employees honored

Employees honored

On Sept. 22, Lower Cape Fear Hospice recognized employees at an Employee Appreciation Banquet at the Upper Room 1871 in …

October 1st, 2015 |  

‘Pink It Out’ night set at East

ELIZABETHTOWN — With October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the home football game on Friday, Oct. 9, at East Bladen …

September 30th, 2015 |  

Lower Cape Fear Hospice seeks volunteers

ELIZABETHTOWN — Lower Cape Fear Hospice, a nonprofit, is in need of volunteers to help families in Bladen County. Volunteers …

September 29th, 2015 |  

Lower Cape Fear Hospice seeks volunteers

Lower Cape Fear Hospice, a nonprofit agency, is in need of volunteers to assist families in Bladen County. Volunteers provide …

September 11th, 2015 |  


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