Press "Enter" to skip to content

Posts published in January 2017

BCC Celebrates MLK Jr. Day

DUBLIN – Bladen Community College welcomed the Baldwin Branch Missionary Baptist Church Male Chorus to campus for inspirational entertainment during the college’s celebration of Martin…

Dear Mr. President

Dear Mr. President, I want to congratulate you, Mr. Trump, and challenge you. Back in 2009, I wrote a similar letter to your predecessor; I…

Bladen We Care 2017 Event Dates Announced

The 28th Annual Byron Gooden/Bladen We Care Golf Tournament will be held Thursday, April 27, 2017 according to Mac Campbell, Jr., President of the committee…

Thoughts While Shaving

Our new President is off and running in his new position.  I am sure it will take a while for someone/anyone, even a quick learner, with no…

Free school supplies for Bladen County students

Bladen County students will be able to get free school supplies Thursday, Jan. 26 at the Bladen County Public Library’s Elizabethtown branch. The Goodwill Community…

This Day in History for January 22

1673 – Postal service between New York & Boston inaugurated. 1850 – Alta California becomes a daily paper, 1st such in California. 1879 – James…

You Decide: Do Economists Ever Agree?

By Dr. Mike Walden North Carolina Cooperative Extension Economists have a reputation for being disagreeable. By this, I don’t mean they have unlikeable personalities. Instead,…

Thoughts While Shaving

We have a new leader, President Donald Trump assumed the top spot yesterday during a day long celebration in DC yesterday. Despite all the differences,…

Girls Basketball: East Bladen 53, Midway 47

DUNN – Sophmore Ja’Tyra Moore-Peterson poured in 16 of her game-high 26 points in the final period to lead East Bladen’s Lady Eagles to a…

Girls Basketball: West Bladen 49, Union 25

ROSE HILL – Seniors Jerena Purdie and Laikyn Pait teamed up for 28 points to lead West Bladen’s Lady Knights to a 49-25 Four County…

JV Boys Basketball: West Bladen 52, Union 41

ROSE HILL – Freshman Tyre Boykin and sophmore Kerron Washington combined for 28 points to lead West Bladen’s jayvee boys to a 52-41 Four County…

JV Boys Basketball: East Bladen 59, Midway 54

DUNN – Freshman Jordan Robinson bombed in a pair of 3-point baskets in the fourth quarter as East Bladen’s jayvee boys outscored Midway 19-14 to…

This Day in History for January 21

1677 – 1st medical publication in America (pamphlet on smallpox), Boston. 1789 – 1st American novel, W H Brown’s “Power of Sympathy” is published. 1846…

This Day in History for January 20

1788 – Pioneer African Baptist church organizes in Savannah, Ga. 1809 – 1st US geology book published by William Maclure. 1869 – Elizabeth Cady Stanton…

Girls Basketball: Clinton 71, West Bladen 33

DUBLIN – Duke Committ Mikayla Boykin poured in 38 points Thursday night to lead Clinton’s Lady Dark Horses to a 71-33 Four County Conference girls…

Trinity UMC to host Oyster Roast

Trinity United Methodist Church in Elizabethtown will hold an Oyster Roast on Thursday, January 26th. Also, there will be boiled shrimp and clam chowder. First…

Mission News Theme by Compete Themes.