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Posts published in March 2017

Thoughts While Shaving

NCAA’s March Madness continues for men and ladies basketball teams. Check TV schedules for time and channel. UNC vs Kentucky in men’s play today. Winner…

This Day in History for March 26

1790 – US Congress passes Naturalization Act, requires 2-year residency. 1845 – Patent awarded for adhesive medicated plaster, precursor of bandaid. 1872 – Thomas J…

Clint Allen Belts 3 Hits in Coker Win

HARTSVILLE, SC – West Bladen grad Clint Allen smacked 3 hits Saturday as his Coker Cobras defeated Wingate 8-1 in the first game of a…

West Bladen Boys Second in Pender Track Meet

BURGAW – West Bladen’s Knights finished second in the boys track meet at Pender Thursday. Pender’s boys won the meet with 144 points, while the…

Thoughts While Shaving

Should be a great week ahead, weatherwise. Hopefully, freezing temps are over ’til late fall. Highs over the next few days expected to range from…

Baseball: West Bladen 15, Clinton 8

DUBLIN – Junior Scott Bowen pitched 3.1 innings of scoreless relief and belted 3 hits as West Bladen rallied for a 15-8 Four County Conference…

Softball: West Bladen 10, Clinton 0

DUBLIN – Senior Logan Autry and sophmore Carley Dawson cracked 2 hits each to lead West Bladen to a 10-0 Four County Conference softball victory…

Thoughts While Shaving

Maybe it’s me, but I think politicians spend to much time playing ‘gotcha’, both parties, on a daily basis. It is no wonder so little…

Baseball: East Bladen 9, Wallace-Rose Hill 4

TEACHEY – Junior Xavier Wooten pitched 5 strong innings to lead East Bladen to a 9-4 Four County Conference baseball victory over Wallace-Rose Hill Thursday…

JV Softball: West Bladen 22, Village Christian 7

DUBLIN – West Bladen’s Lady Knights pounded out 20 hits and rolled to a 22-7 non-conference jayvee softball victory Thursday over Village Christian. Elizabeth Allbright…

This Day in History for March 24

1664 – Roger Williams is granted a charter to colonize Rhode Island. 1832 – Mormon Joseph Smith beaten, tarred & feathered in Ohio. 1868 –…

SECU Awards BCC Scholarships

DUBLIN – State Employees Credit Union Members, through the member-funded SECU Foundation, have awarded scholarships to Bladen Community College students Felicia Graham, Carie McLean, Clarissa…

Tillis, Klobuchar Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Cut Out-of-Pocket Costs for National Guard Members and Reservists Traveling to Training and Drills

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Thom Tillis (R-NC) and Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) introduced bipartisan legislation to help service members save on travel expenses. Each…

JV Softball: Pender 11, West Bladen 3

BURGAW – An 8-run third inning carried Pender to an 11-3 Four County Conference jayvee girls softball victory over West Bladen Tuesday. The Lady Knights…

Black bear management meeting April 3 at BCC

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has scheduled one of five public meetings regarding black bear management at Bladen Community College. The meeting is set for…

This Day in History for March 23

1775 – Patrick Henry proclaims “Give me liberty or give me death” in speech in favor of Virginian troops joining US Revolutionary war. 1839 –…

JV Baseball: East Bladen 5, Heide Trask 3

ELIZABETHTOWN – Sophmore Spencer Scott pitched a one-hitter Tuesday as East Bladen held on for a 5-3 Four County Conference jayvee baseball victory over Heide…

Girls Soccer: East Bladen 4, Heide Trask 1

ELIZABETHTOWN – Junior Hannah Devane and senior Justyna Gargala scored 2 goals each to lead East Bladen to a 4-1 Four County Conference girls soccer…

This Day in History for March 22

1622 – First American Indian (Powhattan) massacre of Europeans in Jamestown, Virginia, 347 killed. 1630 – 1st colonial legislation prohibiting gambling enacted (Boston) 1861 –…

Bladen Master Gardeners scholarships available

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Master Gardeners, along with the North Carolina Cooperative Extension-Bladen County Center, awards two $500 scholarships annually to encourage promising students…

Thoughts While Shaving

I watched some of the Washington hearings yesterday, and quiet frankly, I was so disappointed in our elected officials. America should come first, but what…

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