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East Bladen girls’ basketball team ready for another title run  WECT

East Bladen High School's girls' basketball program is the model of consistency.



Kelly native earns doctorate  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

CHARLOTTE — Evelyn Peterson Leathers, a Kelly native, has earned her doctor of philosophy in leadership studies from North Carolina A&T. Leathers…



Village Christian loses state championship over NCISAA violations  The Fayetteville Observer

The N.C. Independent Schools Athletic Association has found Village Christian guilty of recruiting violations during the 2017 and 2018 football seasons, a ruling ...



East Bladen homecoming 2018  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — Qe'lijiah Beatty and Anthony Wooten were crowned queen and king, respectively, at East Bladen High School's homecoming Friday night.



Bladen Lakes shelter closed, moved to Elizabethtown  WWAY NewsChannel 3

Due to the potential for roadways to be impacted, the Bladen Lakes Shelter will be closing effective immediately, and moving to the Elizabethtown Middle School ...



New York Yankees draft East Bladen baseball standout  WECT-TV6

East Bladen High School senior Sincere Smith was drafted by the New York Yankees in the 32nd round of the Major League Baseball draft on Wednesday.



East Bladen coach Patty Evers wins 500th career game  WECT

The East Bladen High School girls' basketball team held Red Springs to four points in the first half of the Eagles' 54-20 victory Friday night.



East Bladen standout signs with UNCP  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — Ja'Tyra Moore-Peterson, a 5-foot-10 senior guard at East Bladen High School, signed with the University of North Carolina at Pembroke ...



East Bladen baseball player ready to start professional career  WECT-TV6

East Bladen High School senior Sincere Smith has always dreamed of playing professional baseball.



Playoff-bound coach gets good news: cancer free  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — Robby Priest, the popular head football coach at East Bladen High School, is cancer free.Priest, 43, shared the good news with a number ...



Bladenboro encourages voluntary evacuation, BARTS taking residents to shelters  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

BLADENBORO — The Town of Bladenboro has issued a public notice urging voluntary evacuation due to the impact of extrememly high winds and high ...



West Bladen shelter near capacity; only special needs patients, those with animals accepted  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

DUBLIN — Shelter for Hurricane Florence evacuees at West Bladen High School is only available to special needs patients and those with animals.The space at ...



Florence: Bladen schools closed until further notice  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County Schools are closed until further notice. District spokeswoman Valerie Newton sent out a news release about 4:



Next Local student attends environmental workshop, wins scholarship  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

RALEIGH — The 55th Annual Resource Conservation Workshop was held June 24-29, at NC State University. Ninety-one high school students from across ...



Deputies: East Bladen High student arrested for drugs on campus  WWAY NewsChannel 3

BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — A Bladen County high school student was arrested Friday for allegedly bringing drugs onto campus. Sheriff James A.



Hurricane Florence: Bladen County rainfall estimates are 26 inches in Elizabethtown, 30 in Riegelwood  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — Up to 30 inches of rain is forecast for Bladen County as Hurricane Florence slowly moves through this weekend. The Category 2 storm ...



Patty Evers, longtime East Bladen coach, goes for No. 500  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — Patty Evers stepped onto the sideline of the high school where she played eager to teach young girls about life and basketball.



Bladen County Health Department releases food inspections  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Health Department has released the latest food inspection grades. What follows is the food establishment, location…



Hurricane Florence, 5 pm, Thursday: Elizabethtown sets up curfew, command center  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — As Ricky Leinwand left an emergency called meeting of the Town Council on Thursday morning, he had a tear in his eye.“This is going to ...



Helicopters rescue more people from flood-threatened Kelly  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

KELLY — Rescue teams airlifted 62 people overnight from this southeastern community in Bladen County threatened by rising water in the aftermath of ...



Hurricane Florence: Bladen schools decision likely Tuesday  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

Bladen County Schools released a statement Monday morning with regard to Hurricane Florence. “We are actively monitoring Hurricane Florence and any ...



How's Robby?  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — Two to three hours each day, Robby Priest escapes.Football season is here. Whatever thoughts about life a coach has, there is a window ...



Engineering a success  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

A chance trip to the restroom has led an Elizabethtown native on a journey into technology, procurement and engineering. Once in a line for a career fair at the…



Hurricane Florence, 11 pm Thursday: Landfall early Friday morning  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — Hurricane Florence moved within about 85 miles of Wilmington late Thursday night, with landfall predicted around 8 a.m. Friday.Up to 30 ...



Hurricane Florence, 8 am Friday: #Bladenwx to peak about 2 pm  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

National Weather *Service* Southeastern North Carolina, in the 5 a.m. prediction model, is still forecast for the most rain from the storm. Areas near Craven and ...



Hardin in select company in Panthers' honors  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

CHARLOTTE — Ashley Hardin knew the honor was big. Being recognized as one of just 10 Community Captain Award winners from North and South Carolina ...



Hurricane Florence, 11 pm, Wednesday: Category 2, but Bladen rainfall projection near 20 inches  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — Hurricane Florence approached the coast and Bladen County remained prepared and using ample caution late Wednesday night. The 11 ...



Desmond Bryant football camp Saturday  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

Desmond Bryant will host his annual football camp on Saturday at East Bladen High School.Bryant was an Eagles standout who went on to play at Harvard and ...



Bladen Teen Court competes in mock trial  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

CONCORD — On April 13-15, The Teen Summit Mock Trial was hosted by the North Carolina Teen Court Association was held at the Great Wolf Lodge in ...



Election: Polls open Tuesday morning at 6:30, close at 7:30 pm  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

Should voters decide to make a change in sheriffs, Bladen County could have one of the youngest in the state.Veteran lawman Jim McVicker is challenged this ...



Florence, Sunday 10:30 am: Kelly, Rowan residents told to evacuate  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

KELLY — Bladen County emergency officials issued a mandatory evacuation for residents in the Kelly and Rowan communities near the Cape Fear River on ...



White Lake's Suggs named CAA Player of the Week  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

WILMINGTON — Lacey Suggs, a former East Bladen High School standout, enjoyed a sensational weekend for the UNC Wilmington Seahawks.For her efforts…



Evers feted at home ceremony honoring 500th coaching win  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — Patty Evers did Friday as she does many mornings, arriving at East Bladen High School and walking into the gym.At one end was a new ...



Evacuations, states of emergency issued as Hurricane Florence approaches  WECT

New Hanover, Brunswick and Bladen counties all are in a state of emergency as Hurricane Florence approaches.



Wray tabbed principal at East Bladen High  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — east Bladen High SChool has a new principal. At the Bladen County Board of Education's meeting obn Monday, board members approved ...



Hard work, never defined better  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

WILMINGTON — Lacey Suggs will have a unique skill set when she graduates from UNC Wilmington. She's majoring in exercise science and quite the ...



UPDATED: Shelter information for Hurricane Florence  WECT

SOUTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA (WECT) - Some shelters are having to close due to impacts from Florence. Please look below for the latest information as ...



Three Bladen County schools get new phone numbers  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — Effective Friday, July 1, three schools in Bladen County will have new phone numbers. Bladen Lakes Primary, East Arcadia School and ...



Daughters of the American Revolution Chapter honors outstanding students  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — “Remembering the War to End All Wars” was the topic for this year's National Society Daughters of the American Revolution® American ...



4 Observer-area stars named to Carolinas Classic All-Star rosters  Charlotte Observer

Three Charlotte Observer-area high school basketball stars have been named to the 2019 Carolinas Classic All-Star rosters. The all-star game matching some ...



RUNNING LIST: Evacuations issued as Hurricane Florence approaches  WSOC Charlotte

This is a running list of areas under voluntary and mandatory evacuations as Hurricane Florence takes aim at the Carolina coast.



Florence: Things you need to know  WECT

WECT has all of the critical information on Hurricane Florence.



East Bladen's Larrell Murchison unexpectedly signs with NC State  WWAY NewsChannel 3

ELIZABETHTOWN, NC (WWAY) — 2015 East Bladen High graduate Larrell Murchison received an offer to play football at Ole Miss early last month. Murchison ...



Untitled  Laurinburg Exchange

School board floats plan to consolidate LUMBERTON — The Board of Education of the Public Schools of Robeson County floated the idea of closing some of ...



Bladen County Schools recognizes district firsts  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Board of Education spent roughly one-third of its 90-minute meeting Monday night spotlighting accomplishments and ...



Eagles soccer piling up awards  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — The East Bladen boys soccer program continues to receive accolades following a 21-2 season that included a Three Rivers Conference ...



Suggs has big day in front of 'Seahawks Tomorrow' crowd of 4500  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

WILMINGTON — Lacey Suggs, the former standout at East Bladen High School, is enjoying a stellar season as a junior at UNC Wilmington. Under the direction ...



Veteran coach Ken Cross steps aside; Kenzil McCall takes over East Bladen hoops  WWAY NewsChannel 3

ELIZABETHTOWN, NC (WWAY) — East Bladen head boys basketball coach Ken Cross stepped down earlier this season after five season as head coach of the ...



Murchison excelling for Wolfpack, ready for UNC next  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

RALEIGH — Past success was not something to rest on. Larrell Murchison admits he just wasn't sure if he was going to be able to make it as a defensive ...



Bladen County Schools honor retirees  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN – On June 13, Bladen County School system honored it's recent retirees at a year-end luncheon. Of the 15 retirees present…



Fundraiser set for Robby Priest  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — Elizabethtown Presbyterian Church will host a barbecue plate fundraiser to benefit East Bladen High School football coach Robby Priest ...



Bladen County updates shelters; forecasters predict active hurricane season  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — As North Carolinians prepare for the 2017 hurricane season, the Bladen County Health Department is announcing a change to the Bladen ...



Latest: PWC says 9,907 without power; Robeson urges evacuations  The Fayetteville Observer

Fayetteville Observer reporters are feeding updates in real time as Tropical Storm Florence hits our region. Check here for the latest throughout the day and into ...



Scholarships are presented at awards banquet  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — A total of $4500 in scholarships were awarded at the Bladen County Training School — Bladen Central High School Alumni Association's ...



Shelters in southeastern NC  WECT-TV6

Stick with WECT for updates during a storm to know when and which specific shelters will open.



East Bladen Eagles  WECT-TV6

Week 1 Aug. 22 W 50-30 vs. Fairmont. Week 2 Aug. 29 W 28-19 at Whiteville. Week 3 Sept. 5 Open. Week 4 Sept. 12 L 26-20 vs. Sun Valley. Week 5 Sept.



THURSDAYS LATEST: Florence rain causes concerns for flooding  The Fayetteville Observer

11:50 p.m.. Winds started to reach 40 miles per hour in Fayetteville late Thursday night, as Hurricane Florence made landfall in North Carolina. As of 11 p.m., the ...



Commissioners attend NCACC conference in Durham  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

DURHAM — Four Bladen County commissioners — Arthur Bullock, Michael Cogdell, Ashley Trivette and Ophelia Munn-Goins — attended the North Carolina ...



Bladen County third-graders experience Ag'em Up Days  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — Ag'em Up Days, a two-day Agricultural Field Day Adventure for Bladen County third-graders, was held on Oct. 5-6 at the Bladen County ...



800 in Robeson County emergency shelters as Florence approaches  The Fayetteville Observer

Robeson County residents all too well remember Hurricane Matthew, and they're taking no chances with Florence.“We have 800 people in our shelters,” Emily ...



Names of 2 men killed in Bladen County flooding released  WWAY NewsChannel 3

CLARKTON, NC (WWAY) — Two men in Bladen County died Saturday as a result of the flooding from Hurricane Matthew. According to 1st Sergeant Matt ...



Garland approves police measures  Sampson Independent

GARLAND — Following disagreements and concerns regarding the police department's accountability, commissioners approved new procedures for the town's ...



Park improvements get under way in Elizabethtown  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

Erin Smith|Bladen Journal Folks gathered at the Elizabethtown Municipal Building on Monday to break ground for improvements that are slated for Leinwand ...



Student achievement honored by local NSDAR Chapter  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — “Honoring Our Youth” was the theme of the March 9th meeting of the Battle of Elizabethtown Chapter, National Society Daughters of the ...



Smith ~ Greene Wedding - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Leigh Smith and Adam Greene of Oak Island were united in marriage May 19, 2018 at Lockwood Folly Country Club, Lockwood Folly. David Holloway officiated ...



Couple is wed in October at the beach  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

Paola Jasmin Garcia Giron of Clarkton and Jonathan Shane Russ Jr. of Bladenboro were united in marriage on Oct. 21 at Sunset Beach. The ceremony was ...



Smith-Greene Engagement - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

Leigh Smith and Adam Greene of Oak Island are pleased to announce their engagement. Leigh is the daughter of Ty Smith of Harrisburg and Beverly Smith of ...



NC Disaster Relief: Shelters And Other Emergency Information  WFMYNews2.com

WFMY News 2 is working to keep you updated with the latest emergency information coming out of the North Carolina coastal area.



Nine awarded Shipman Scholarships  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

BLADENBORO — The 15th annual Shipman Memorial Fundraising Scholarship Program in loving memory of William Dewey Shipman, Sr. and Zenah Mae ...



Wedding  The Robesonian

Herring – WoodruffBrooke L. Herring, of Lumberton, and James O. Woodruff, of Harrells, were united in marriage at 5 p.m. on April 2 at Herring Farms and the…



DOT officials plan to widen parts of NC Hwy 87  WECT-TV6

Two public meetings have been planned to discuss proposed improvements to 30 miles of NC Highway 87 from US 74/76 in Columbus County to the ...



Leesburg names Mark Oates as new football coach  Daily Commercial

LEESBURG — Mark Oates is returning to his second home.The former girls basketball coach with the Yellow Jackets realized a longtime dream on Wednesday ...



3 Mecklenburg County stars to play in Shrine Bowl Saturday  The Charlotte Observer

Three Mecklenburg County stars will play in the annual all-star game Saturday.



Livingstone program continues to bridge gap for some students - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Laurie D. Willis. Livingstone College News *Service*. SALISBURY – Fall classes began at Livingstone College on Monday. But for about 100 incoming ...



Hurricane shelter list  WWAY NewsChannel 3

East Bladen High School, 5600 NC 87, Elizabethtown; West Bladen High School, 1600 NC 410, Bladenboro (Pet Friendly); Bladen Lakes Primary School, 9554 ...



Seven Midlands players selected for Shrine Bowl  The State

Spring Valley's Channing Tindall and Dutch Fork's Bryce Thompson headline this year's Midlands selection for Shrine Bowl.



Five players from Spokane teams picked for USA Softball 12U All-American Games  The Spokesman-Review

Two members each from the Spokane Diamonds and Spokane Mudhens and one from Spokane Stealth programs were selected for the Region 9 Red team that ...



Louisburg football provides players a chance to improve  StarNewsOnline.com

With 10 former Wilmington area players on the roster, the junior college has provided plenty of opportunity for local football players to work hard, move on to next ...



Louisburg defensive tackle Larrell Murchison in demand on Signing Day  News & Observer

Defensive tackle Larrell Murchison had an All-American season for Louisburg College and is now being recruited by Ole Miss, Georgia and Texas.



2017 Shrine Bowl Rosters Includes 16 From Area  WSPA.com

Rosters for the 2017 Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas were released Sunday afternoon and include 15 athletes from the Upstate.



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