‘Town that garbage built,’ population 60, up for sale in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa. (Reuters) - Got $1.5 million to spare? If so, tiny Reduction, a one-time company town built to house workers at a long-vanished garbag...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Exotic African hybrid cat roaming New Jersey streets caught

PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — Authorities in New Jersey say they captured a large exotic cat that was wandering Paterson streets.Officials say residents...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Zoo plan for baby hippo: More independence, nix lap nap

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Zoo says its premature baby hippo, Fiona, is getting more independent and now tops 100 pounds (45.36 kilograms)...

March 27th, 2017 |  


ECA elementary Science Olympiad team returns winners

ECA elementary Science Olympiad team returns winners

ELIZABETHTOWN — Students from Elizabethtown Christian Academy have had an incredible year, winning in every state or regional competition they h...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Foster named director of missions for Bladen Baptist Association

Foster named director of missions for Bladen Baptist Association

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Rev. David Foster, pastor of Galatia Baptist Church near Roanoke Rapids, will be assuming the director of missions position ...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Week in review

Week in review

$1M grant to helpexpand water plantLUMBERTON — Robeson County has received a $1 million state grant to help pay for an expansion of the water tr...

March 27th, 2017 |  


You’re nabbed! French gendarmes find thief stuck in window

PARIS (AP) — Arrests can’t come any easier than this.French gendarmes called to a robbery found the suspected thief stuck in a hole heR...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Remember, selfishness cannot enrich us

Remember, selfishness cannot enrich us

A parable is told about a man who asked God to show him the difference between heaven and hell. So God led the man to two doors. The first was opened ...

March 24th, 2017 |  


‘You know there’s crocs there’ says teen bitten after jumping in river

(Reuters) - An Australian teenager who was bitten by a crocodile when he jumped into a river in northern Queensland on a dare is now recovering in hos...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Good luck coins prove fatal for Thai “piggy bank” turtle

BANGKOK (Reuters) - A 25-year-old Thai sea turtle died from blood poisoning on Tuesday, never recovering from an operation to remove 915 coins from he...

March 23rd, 2017 |