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Bladen County schools close early Wednesday; also closed Thursday, Friday  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen County Schools will be closing at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, and will remain closed on Thursday and Friday. The schools are closing ...



Dorian: Rain begins; shelters open this morning at 8  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — Rain began overnight Wednesday into Thursday associated with Hurricane Dorian as it took aim on southeastern North Carolina.



Dorian: Bladen County 'dodged a bullet'; schools, college likely resume Monday  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — Reporting to various agency leaders Friday morning, the director of Emergency Services said Bladen County “dodged a bullet” with ...



East Bladen football looking to continue winning tradition  WECT

The East Bladen High School football team is the model of consistency.



Students give East Bladen needed facelift  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — The hallways and bathrooms at East Bladen High School are getting a massive facelift this summer, as a pack of students and staff have ...



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

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



East Bladen's Lefrederick Wooten selected to play in Hank Aaron Invitational  WWAY NewsChannel 3

ELIZABETHTOWN, NC (WWAY)– East Bladen High School baseball standout Lefrederick Wooten has been selected to attend the Hank Aaron Invitational in ...



East Bladen cherishes four life-changing years  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — East Bladen Eagles wrapped up their Friday with a commencement for the class of 2019. After the colors were presented LeeDenasia ...



Governor's wife visits Bladen County Schools  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

Emily M. Williams | Bladen Journal Principal Teresa Coleman (left) took Kristin Cooper, wife of Gov. Roy Cooper, around to classrooms to interact with the ...



Gymnasium to be named for longtime coach  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — The gymnasium at Elizabethtown Middle School will be named after a local teacher and coach supporters say has “exemplified ...



East Bladen introduces 'new' basketball coach  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — In front of the smiles of players and the pride of his wife and three children, Aking Elting was formally introduced as East Bladen High ...



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.



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 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.



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.



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 ...



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…



State releases report cards for Bladen County schools  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

RALEIGH — The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction recently released report cards on the schools and districts across the Tar Heel State. Bladen ...



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:



Federal, state money to pay for generators in several local communities  WECT

According to a news release from the NC Department of Public Safety, FEMA and the state approved around $1.4 million in funding for 24 generators.



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…



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.



Wooten: Larrell Murchison, a disruptive defensive force for NC State  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

CHARLOTTE — N.C. State didn't bring Larrell Murchison to the ACC Kickoff in Charlotte this week. But the East Bladen High School product was part of the…



Hurricane Florence, 2 pm Tuesday: Bladen shelters open at noon Wednesday  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

National Weather *Service* The probability of a land strike in North Carolina is high, according to this image from the National Weather *Service*. -. National ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Emereau shares an afternoon with Col. Curtis Brown  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

ELIZABETHTOWN — Every kid dreams of meeting someone famous, and students at Emereau got their chance Friday. Retired Col. Curtis L. Brown, an ...



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 ...



Lacey Suggs, UNCW home for last time Sunday  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

WILMINGTON — The last chance for East Bladen High School fans to see former standout Lacey Suggs and her UNC Wilmington teammates at home is ...



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…



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 ...



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

National Weather *Service* Southeastern North Carolina is forecast to get more than 20 inches of rainfall from Hurricane Florence. -. The Associated Press ...



Shelters in southeastern NC  WECT-TV6

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



East Columbus forced to forfeit game against East Bladen hours before kickoff  WWAY NewsChannel 3

ELIZABETHTOWN, NC (WWAY) — The game scheduled tonight to be played between the East Columbus Gators and the East Bladen Eagles has been ...



Peterson graduates from UNC  Elizabethtown Bladen Journal

KELLY — Geomae Peterson graduated from UNC Chapel Hill on May 19 and also graduated from Reserve Officers' Training Corps. Peterson is a second ...



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 ...



Team of the Week: East Bladen Eagles  WWAY NewsChannel 3

ELIZABETHTOWN, NC (WWAY) — You know what they say about defense. It'll win you the game nine times out of ten. Thanks to East Bladen's impressive ...



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.



Garland native achieves lifelong dream as lawyer  Sampson Independent

With a hand on his family Bible, Lt. Col. Michael A. Boykin was proud to begin the next chapter of his career. The Garland native took the oath of office as a…



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 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 ...



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

Here are the latest updates from the Observer's newsroom as Hurricane Florence hits our region.



Latest: DOT continues to keep an eye on Cape Fear River bridges  The Fayetteville Observer

The non-emergency Florence Information Hotline is 910-678-7657. For emergencies, call 911. 3:15 p.m.DOT monitoring bridges over Cape Fear RiverThere are ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Seven Midlands players selected for Shrine Bowl  The State

Spring Valley's Channing Tindall and Dutch Fork's Bryce Thompson are among this year's Midlands selections for the Shrine Bowl. The rosters, which were ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Wedding  The Robesonian

Noble – Haley Mary Lindsay Noble and Hunter Timothy Haley, both of Raleigh, were united in marriage at 5:30 p.m. on May 14 at Highgrove Estate in Fuquay ...



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