Bladen Journal- RSS Feed http://bladenjournal.com/ http://bladenjournal.com/ Sun, 26 Apr 2015 15:38:02 EST 1800 Kids on Stage program taking registrations http://bladenjournal.com/news/news/153096200/Kids-on-Stage-program-taking-registrations LUMBERTON — The Carolina Civic Center Historic Theater Kids on Stage Program is now accepting registrations for its Summer Theater Camp, which will be held June 15-19 and again June 22-26 from 1 to 5 p.m. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 12:36:11 EST House bill would have wide-ranging effects on hunting http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/153115869/House-bill-would-have-wide-ranging-effects-on-hunting RALEIGH — Rep. Jimmy Dixon (R-Duplin/Wayne) has introduced a bill that could change and add to responsibilities of the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 10:31:11 EST Living Springs bouncing back with new pastor http://bladenjournal.com/news/news/153097271/Living-Springs-bouncing-back-with-new-pastor ELIZABETHTOWN — Living Springs Church is springing back to life under the watchful eye of a new pastor. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 07:26:11 EST Traditional values still matter http://bladenjournal.com/news/opinion/153096506/Traditional-values-still-matter I have been involved in politics and policy-making for over 50 years, and as you can imagine I hold strong feelings about reporters and the media. They're not what you might think, however. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 17:31:11 EST Clinton rallies past Eagles, 6-5 http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/153137197/Clinton-rallies-past-Eagles-6-5 CLINTON — The Eagles couldn't hold on to a 5-2 lead in the seventh inning and watched as the Dark Horses of Clinton rallied for a 6-5 Four County Conference win on Friday. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 15:21:11 EST Lady Eagles rip Clinton, 12-1 http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/153137109/Lady-Eagles-rip-Clinton-12-1 CLINTON — The Lady Eagles rapped 15 hits and Lacey Suggs twirled a complete-game three-hitter en route to a 12-1 Four County win over Clinton.The win improved East Bladen to 12-2 overall and 8-1 in the conference. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 15:06:11 EST Harmony Hall holds annual reunion http://bladenjournal.com/news/home_top-news/153136630/Harmony-Hall-holds-annual-reunion WHITE OAK — Despite a threat of rain that soon came true, the annual Harmony Hall Plantation Village Reunion brought Revolutionary War hero Col. James Richardson's home and grounds to life Saturday. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 15:01:11 EST SPORTS BRIEFS … http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/153124397/SPORTS-BRIEFS Law enforcement association to hold tourney*** Fri, 24 Apr 2015 19:56:11 EST Farmer’s market refilled http://bladenjournal.com/news/news/153098803/Farmers-market-refilled ELIZABETHTOWN — Cape Fear Chicken & Barbecue is now occupying space in the Cape Fear Farmer's Market. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 19:26:12 EST Man arrested in his underwear for B&E http://bladenjournal.com/news/blotter/153120832/Man-arrested-in-his-underwear-for-BE KELLY — A nearly several-hour manhunt resulted in the arrest of a man dressed only in his underwear and suspected of as many as 20 incidents of breaking and entering. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:11:12 EST Board recognized Tar Heel Beta team http://bladenjournal.com/news/news_education/153121934/Board-recognized-Tar-Heel-Beta-team ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County Superintendent Robert Taylor and the members of the Board of Education recently recognized the Junior Beta Club from Tar Heel Middle School. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:36:10 EST Wright gets it right, wins county spelling bee http://bladenjournal.com/news/news_education/153119323/Wright-gets-it-right-wins-county-spelling-bee ELIZABETHTOWN — After what seemed like the spelling of more than 100 words and more than 11 rounds, Janae Wright, a student at Elizabethtown Middle School, came out on top April 23 as the winner of the 2015 Sampson-Bladen Oil/Bladen County... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:56:11 EST Storms Farm earns National Recognition Award http://bladenjournal.com/news/business/153115432/Storms-Farm-earns-National-Recognition-Award CHILTON, Wisc. – The Storms Farm anaerobic digester installation, “Swine Farm Biogas Renewable Energy Project,” earned a National Recognition Award as part of the American Council of Engineering Companies 2015 Engineering Excellence... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:21:13 EST Lady Knights win thriller in 9 http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/153114845/Lady-Knights-win-thriller-in-9 TEACHEY — The Lady Knights rallied twice on Thursday and posted a 14-10 win over Wallace-Rose Hill.West Bladen improved to 9-5 overall and 6-2 in the Four County Conference. The Lady Bulldogs fell to 9-6, 5-4. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:11:13 EST Knights earn 10-4 win over WRH http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/153114179/Knights-earn-10-4-win-over-WRH TEACHEY — West Bladen used a strong pitching performance from Chandler Lennon and a pair of lucky sevens — seven runs in the seventh inning — to hand Wallace-Rose Hill a 10-4 Four County Conference loss on Thursday. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:41:11 EST Lady Knights rally for win in 9 http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/153113299/Lady-Knights-rally-for-win-in-9 TEACHEY — The West Bladen Lady Knights outlasted host Wallace-Rose Hill on Thursday and posted a 14-10 win in nine innings. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:01:11 EST A way to save, heal the world http://bladenjournal.com/news/lifestyle-religion/153020532/A-way-to-save-heal-the-world A religious leader once asked Jesus a question. “If loving God and loving my neighbor is all that religion requires, then tell me, who is my neighbor?” Jesus answered with a parable, a parable that is one of his most well-known stories:... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 03:36:15 EST Can I come to your wedding? http://bladenjournal.com/news/opinion/153022007/Can-I-come-to-your-wedding Every so often a day comes along that shapes up nothing like the agenda put together earlier in the week. Saturday was just such a day for me. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 03:01:11 EST Gerrymandering eventually has to be stopped http://bladenjournal.com/news/opinion/153040260/Gerrymandering-eventually-has-to-be-stopped For anyone who considers themselves a political insider or student of political history, Monday's ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that sent a redistricting challenge back to the state of North Carolina's high court was hardly... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:01:11 EST Students financial lesson http://bladenjournal.com/news/business-news_education/153099760/Students-financial-lesson More tghan 60 second-grade students of Mrs. Priest, Mrs. Sasser and Mrs. Guyton waited in anticipation for the arrival of Jack the Dog, the mascot for Wells Fargo leading up to a Wells Fargo Teach Children to Save even recentlyt. Melonie Davis,... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:01:19 EST