Bladen Journal- RSS Feed http://bladenjournal.com/ http://bladenjournal.com/ Sat, 20 Dec 2014 02:20:11 EST 1800 Elf Angels bring joy to local families http://bladenjournal.com/news/news/150945262/Elf-Angels-bring-joy-to-local-families ELIZABETHTOWN — 'Tis the season to do good things for others and to pay it forward en masse. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:00:06 EST Lady Eagles hammer Clinton http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150944711/Lady-Eagles-hammer-Clinton CLINTON — The lady Eagles made short work of rival Clinton on Thursday, knocking off the Lady Dark Horses 60-18 in Four County Conference action.The victory moves East Bladen to 10-0 on the season and 2-0 in the conference. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:58:07 EST Eagles nipped by Clinton http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150944684/Eagles-nipped-by-Clinton CLINTON — Gimmes, dinkies, babies. Call them what you want, but East Bladen couldn't buy one Thursday night and dropped its second straight Four County Conference game, 62-58 to Clinton. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:52:09 EST Peace begins at home http://bladenjournal.com/news/lifestyle-religion/150898617/Peace-begins-at-home In December 2001, the Jews of Afghanistan celebrated their first Hanukah free of the Taliban in almost a decade. It was a small celebration, for there were only two Jews left in the entire country — only two — and each one celebrated the... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 03:34:03 EST Let love manifest into peace http://bladenjournal.com/news/opinion/150897384/Let-love-manifest-into-peace Let there be peace on earth. It's such a simple but powerful phrase, one that's been used in a song and is often used in sermons during this Christmas season. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:02:03 EST Lady Eagles to host Holiday Classic http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150885856/Lady-Eagles-to-host-Holiday-Classic ELIZABETHTOWN — The Lady Eagles will host the inaugural, four-team East Bladen Holiday Classic on Monday and Tuesday. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:02:12 EST Holding on to our humanity http://bladenjournal.com/news/opinion/150883839/Holding-on-to-our-humanity Thu, 18 Dec 2014 11:42:09 EST New store offers variety of vapor, tobacco products http://bladenjournal.com/news/news/150917155/New-store-offers-variety-of-vapor-tobacco-products ELIZABETHOWN — A new business has opened up recently in Elizabethtown offering vaporizers and tobacco products. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:30:03 EST Lu Mil lights up Christmas http://bladenjournal.com/news/news-photo_gallery/150931507/Lu-Mil-lights-up-Christmas DUBLIN — The annual Festival of Lights is underway at Lu Mil Vineyard.You can read more about the show, visiting with Santa and enjoying a delicious country buffet in Erin Smith's story, Lu Mil lights dazzle visitors” Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:07:06 EST Festival of Lights dazzles visitors http://bladenjournal.com/news/news/150930470/Festival-of-Lights-dazzles-visitors DUBLIN — While temperatures were mild, smiles abounded at Lu Mil Vineyard as folks began arriving Wednesday for the annual Festival of Lights. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:02:03 EST Wildlife Commission offering waterfowl hunting opportunity for youth http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150920463/Wildlife-Commission-offering-waterfowl-hunting-opportunity-for-youth COINJOCK — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has a limited number of permits remaining for a special youth-only waterfowl hunt on Jan. 31 on Currituck... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 01:28:04 EST USDA improves forest health http://bladenjournal.com/news/news_agricultural/150915837/USDA-improves-forest-health WASHINGTON — Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that more than 200,000 tons of biomass were removed from federal lands through the Biomass Crop Assistance Program. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:31:03 EST Three-judge panel for Sledge hearing announced http://bladenjournal.com/news/blotter-news/150915924/Three-judge-panel-for-Sledge-hearing-announced RALEIGH — Joseph Sledge is seeing the wheels of justice slowly beginning to grind forward as he moves closer to possible freedom. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:46:03 EST BCC spring registration draws near http://bladenjournal.com/news/news-news_education/150916081/BCC-spring-registration-draws-near Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:31:07 EST SBI charges former court official http://bladenjournal.com/news/blotter-home_top-news/150916205/SBI-charges-former-court-official Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:31:05 EST Toy drive yields huge haul for Bladen children http://bladenjournal.com/news/news/150905703/Toy-drive-yields-huge-haul-for-Bladen-children ELIZABETHTOWN — Some children in Bladen County will have a brighter Christmas thanks to the staff of Schultz-Ellis Chiropractic. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 08:26:05 EST Knights sweep Union http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150915592/Knights-sweep-Union DUBLIN — West Bladen got balanced scoring and got out to a quick start Tuesday, turning back Union in the opening game of the Four County Conference schedule, 65-27. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 08:12:03 EST Despite slow start, Lady Eagles rip Midway http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150912714/Despite-slow-start-Lady-Eagles-rip-Midway ELIZABETHTOWN — After a lackluster first half, the Lady Eagles came to life — scoring 41 points in the second half to take a 51-12 Four County Conference win over visiting Midway. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:09:02 EST Eagles upset bid falls short http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150912464/Eagles-upset-bid-falls-short ELIZABETHTOWN — The Eagles had visiting Midway on the brink of their first loss of the season with about 5 minutes left on Tuesday, but the Raiders did what good teams will do … go on a big run and hit free throws down the... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 21:50:05 EST Hospital restricting children, visitors http://bladenjournal.com/news/letters/150898543/Hospital-restricting-children-visitors Tue, 16 Dec 2014 10:11:05 EST