Bladen Journal- RSS NEWS Feed Sat, 25 Apr 2015 15:51:51 EST 1800 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 Farmer’s 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Planting trees Elizabethtown Christian Academy recently enjoyed the company of Paul Evans with Graphic Packaging International, Inc., who brought with him numerous rtee seedlings as part of the 'Trees into Cartons/Cartons into Trees' program. The... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:31:11 EST QUIZ: Which Breed Of Puppy Is Perfect For You? Find out with the Bladen Journal's Perfect Puppy Quiz! Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:45:42 EST Numerous ‘arrests’ planned for Wednesday ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Education Foundation will hold its sixth annual Jail-A-Thon on Wednesday, April 29, from 1 until 5 p.m. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 00:51:11 EST GOP, Dems elect new county chairmen ELIZABETHTOWN — The political parties in Bladen County each elected new chairmen recently, one choosing a familiar and experienced leader and the other deciding to go with a far younger and inexperienced leader. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:56:12 EST Spring fish fry Members of the Paul R. Brown Leadership Academy were on hand to give the Bladen County Shrine Club a helping hand on Wednesday at the annual spring fish fry. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 15:41:12 EST Ellis addresses Rotary Erin Smith|Bladen Journal Wed, 22 Apr 2015 15:21:15 EST Four County EMC earns safety accreditation BURGAW – Four County Electric Membership Corporation, has received national recognition for its compliance with a comprehensive safety program called the Rural Electric Safety Accreditation Program. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 11:11:11 EST Fort Bragg commander addresses Boy Scouts fundraiser ELIZABETHTOWN — The Cape Fear Council of Boy Scouts of America held its annual Investment in Character fundraiser Wednesday morning at the Elizabethtown Presbyterian Church. The keynote speaker for the morning was Lt. Gen. Joe Anderson,... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 11:06:11 EST County still awaiting revaluation numbers ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Board of Commissioners heard an update on the county's revaluation from Tim Cain of Assessment Solutions and Bladen County Tax Administrator Chris Ellis during its regular meeting on Monday. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 12:01:13 EST Bladen students honored at FSU FAYETTEVILLE — On March 24, Fayetteville State University held the Program of Recognition for the Chancellor's List Students named in the Spring 2014 or Fall 2014 semesters. Students named to the Chancellor's List successfully... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 11:51:13 EST Bladenboro Primary announces honor students Bladenboro Primary School recently released its honor roll for the third nine weeks.Third grade— Superintendent's List: Malachi Barnett, Emmee Ward Tue, 21 Apr 2015 07:56:11 EST Terrific Kids Pictured with Bladenboro Primary School assistant principal Stephanie Norris is Campbell McLaurin, a first-grader who was the winner of a $25 gift certificate to Pizza Palace of Bladenboro. First Citizens Bank of Bladenboro donates $25 for the... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 07:46:13 EST