Bladen Journal- RSS NEWS?profile=1011 Feed http://bladenjournal.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 http://bladenjournal.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 Fri, 31 Oct 2014 23:51:19 EST 1800 Midway knocks off West Bladen http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150383799/Midway-knocks-off-West-Bladen DUNN — West Bladen made a furious comeback attempt late in the game, but couldn't catch Midway in a Four County Conference tilt and dropped a 48-35 verdict. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 22:36:03 EST Eagles strike quickly to wallop Union http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150383386/Eagles-strike-quickly-to-wallop-Union ELIZABETHTOWN — Farrell Murchison rushed for 160 yards and three touchdowns in the first half, Ethan Hines rushed for 91 yards and two touchdowns — and added an ESPN top-play kickoff return for a touchdown — to lead East Bladen to a... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 22:26:07 EST The ghost at Oak Ridge http://bladenjournal.com/news/news/150376930/The-ghost-at-Oak-Ridge ST. PAULS — Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:26:02 EST Schools receive October attendance banners http://bladenjournal.com/news/news-news_education/150375775/Schools-receive-October-attendance-banners Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:58:03 EST Fall Festival time at ECA http://bladenjournal.com/news/news/150375075/Fall-Festival-time-at-ECA ELIZABETHTOWN — Elizabethtown Christian Academy held its annual Fall Festival on Friday to the delight of its students.The event consisted of games, food and fun as an alternative to Halloween. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:12:07 EST Wanted: Your stories of inspiration http://bladenjournal.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-religion/150331553/Wanted:-Your-stories-of-inspiration Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:02:06 EST Most of God’s work done outside the church http://bladenjournal.com/news/lifestyle-religion/150324845/Most-of-Gods-work-done-outside-the-church Lately, I've been thinking about my friend, Charles, and missing him. He was a husband, father, English teacher, social worker, canoeist, bluegrass player, therapist, connoisseur of green-apple moonshine, and a good friend. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 03:34:03 EST Lasting legacy http://bladenjournal.com/news/opinion/150264140/Lasting-legacy We will have more to say about Mike McIntyre's nine terms in Congress when he exits as the 7th District representative for North Carolina early next year, but now seems an appropriate time to give a nod to the Lumberton native about the way he... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:01:14 EST West Bladen’s Brown attends Governor’s School http://bladenjournal.com/news/news-news_education/150364212/West-Bladens-Brown-attends-Governors-School Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:26:05 EST Several races could make history on Tuesday http://bladenjournal.com/news/news/150348798/Several-races-could-make-history-on-Tuesday ELIZABETHTOWN —Tuesday looms as a big day for Democrats and Republicans across the county, state and natoin as the 2014 General Election takes place with numerous choices on the ballots. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:28:05 EST White Oak Ruritan Club holds fundraiser Saturday http://bladenjournal.com/news/news/150364951/White-Oak-Ruritan-Club-holds-fundraiser-Saturday WHITE OAK — The White Oak Ruritan Club is having a fish fry from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. at the Ruritan building Saturday. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:26:03 EST West Bladen team earns bronze at national competition http://bladenjournal.com/news/editorial-home_top-news/150362152/West-Bladen-team-earns-bronze-at-national-competition ELIZABETHTOWN — Three students from West Bladen recently competed as a team in the Family, Career & Community Leaders of America national competition in Texas against more than 7,000 other students — and took third place in... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:11:12 EST Christianity versus homosexuality http://bladenjournal.com/news/opinion/150312158/Christianity-versus-homosexuality Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:38:15 EST Eagles look to bounce back http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150328564/Eagles-look-to-bounce-back ELIZABETHTOWN — For the first time in quite a while, East Bladen head football coach Robby Priest is preparing for a game without his No. 1 quarterback. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:35:08 EST Midway is next http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150345796/Midway-is-next DUBLIN — There is good news and bad news for the West Bladen Knights this week. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:02:04 EST Eagles oust Northeastern, 3-2, advance to second round Saturday http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150349961/Eagles-oust-Northeastern-3-2-advance-to-second-round-Saturday ELIZABETH CITY — East Bladen earned some degree of revenge on Thursday in the opening round of the state's Class 2-A soccer playoffs when they went to the home field of Northeastern and nipped the Eagles, 3-2. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:15:09 EST The Ebola threat http://bladenjournal.com/news/home_top-news/150324750/The-Ebola-threat Not that long ago, Ebola seemed a world away. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:58:10 EST Tory Hole Park future is bright http://bladenjournal.com/news/letters/150346608/Tory-Hole-Park-future-is-bright Great excitement awaits Tory Hole Park in Elizabethtown. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:01:13 EST Bladen County Sheriff’s Office http://bladenjournal.com/news/blotter-news/150346774/Bladen-County-Sheriffs-Office ELIZABETHTOWN — Deputies with the Bladen County Sheriff's Office assisted the community on a total of 69 calls between Oct. 22 and Oct. 29. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:58:02 EST 'Roger's Wish' deadline has arrived http://bladenjournal.com/news/news/150345179/Rogers-Wish-deadline-has-arrived ELIZABETHTOWN — Friday is the deadline for the second annual “Roger's Wish” blanket and sleeping bag project for the homeless and needy in Bladen County, but if anyone needs until Monday to deliver their collection, they... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:56:03 EST