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Posts published in February 2018

Thoughts While Shaving

The busiest place in the county today may be the Bladen County Board of Elections.  Filing for  political office begins at 12 noon.  Check BladenOnline often…

Saturday’s Lil Knights Basketball Results

Here are results from Lil Knights basketball games played Saturday, Feb. 10. NBA LEAGUE Lakers 31, Cavaliers 22 Lakers (31) – Cade Allen 10, Caleb…

Saturday’s Bladen RA/GA Basketball Results

Here are results from Bladen RA/GA basketball games played Saturday, Feb. 10. K-3 GIRLS Hickory Grove Black 24, Hickory Grove Grey 24 HG Black (24)…

Bladen RA/GA Basketball Has Food Drive

The Bladen Baptist RA/GA Basketball League concluded their church basketball season Saturday with a food drive as a Mission Project. Donations from spectators and players…

Tatum’s Annual Gospel Sing

Tatum’s Sixteenth Annual Gospel sing will be held on  Saturday, March 24th, at 6 p.m. at New Life Church located at 107 South Maultsby Street in Whiteville.…

Thoughts While Shaving

Ever feel you are on ‘information overload’?  More news than is needed, or so it seems. Think I prefer the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s.  AM radio,…

Rainy weekend on tap

Bladen County may be in for a rainy weekend this weekend. The forecast calls for warmer temperatures and rain starting later this afternoon (Friday) and…

Thoughts While Shaving

Recently attended a meeting where security of places of worship was the topic of discussion.  Very interesting, and if you would like to have such a…

Thoughts While Shaving

A salute to Bladen County Beta Club members and their sponsors who recently attended the Junior Beta Club Convention in Greensboro.  A great week for…

Girls Basketball: West Bladen 58, Fairmont 54

DUBLIN – West Bladen’s Lady Knights rode a 17-9 fourth-quarter rally to a 58-54 girls basketball victory over Fairmont Wednesday night in Three Rivers Conference…

Boys Basketball: Fairmont 91, West Bladen 57

DUBLIN – Fairmont defeated West Bladen 91-57 Wednesday night in Three Rivers Conference boys basketball action. Sidney McKeithan, Corry Addison and Nalijha Pittman threw in…

Thoughts While Shaving

Beautiful February weather, enjoy. “A Night at the Oscars”, the annual Hospital Gala is set for February 24, at 6 p.m. at Lu Mil Vineyard.  A…

Boys Basketball: South Robeson 77, East Bladen 67

ELIZABETHTOWN – South Robeson defeated East Bladen 77-67 Tuesday night in Three Rivers Conference boys basketball action. Senior Messiah Leach nailed a pair of 3-point…

Girls Basketball: East Bladen 79, South Robeson 51

ELIZABETHTOWN – East Bladen’s Lady Eagles clinched the Three Rivers Conference regular-season championship Tuesday night with a 79-51 girls basketball victory over South Robeson. Coach…

This Day in History for February 7

1795 – 11th Amendment to US Constitution ratified, affirms power of states. 1839 – Henry Clay declares in Senate “I had rather be right than…

7 Aliens Indicted

Seven Aliens Indicted on Illegal Reentry Charges, False Representation of a Social Security Account Number, False Claim Of United States Citizenship with Intent to Engage…