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Posts published in May 2018

Medical and Nursing Job Fair announced

A Medical and Nursing job fair is planned for Tuesday, June 19th, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the NC Works Career Center of…

PA-C or FNP Wanted

PA-C or FNP 3 day weekend (Friday through Sunday) Above average pay and only 4 day work week. New facility with experienced support staff. Hours…

Laborer Wanted

Laborer wanted for carpentry, painting, etc.  Must have driver’s license and clean background check. Experience is required. Pay will be based on experience. For an appointment…

LaGrange Farmer Sentenced for Crop Insurance Fraud, Fraudulent Federal Crop Disaster Claims, Aggravated Identity Theft and Conspiracy to Commit Money Laundering

RALEIGH – United States Attorney Robert J. Higdon, Jr. announced that in federal court today, Chief United States District Judge James C. Dever III sentenced JAMES TRUMAN…

Man drowns near Orrum

By Erin Smith The Memorial Day weekend was marred for one family after a Columbus County man was found floating in a pound near Orrum on…

Thoughts While Shaving

US Senator Thom Tillis was the speaker at the 50th Annual Meeting of Southeastern Economic Development Commission, yesterday (Tuesday). He spoke about ongoing events facing…

This Day in History for May 30

1498 – Christopher Columbus departs with 6 ships for 3rd trip to America. 1539 – Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto discovers Florida. 1806 – Future…

Golden Leaf Scholarship Winner

Contributed West Bladen High School Senior Sean Nunnery has been awarded a Golden Leaf Scholarship for $10,000.00. Sean will also be involved in various other…

Thoughts While Shaving

May has been a wet month, not sure how much rainfall, but wet.  Fortunately, the rain was needed.  Monday, we recorded over 2 inches of rain…

Thoughts While Shaving

It’s Memorial Day. We pause and pay tribute to those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our nation. A ribbon cutting is planned for Elizabethtown…

Heavy rain expected in Bladen on Memorial Day

Better move that Memorial Day cookout indoors. The day set aside to remember military members who gave their life in defense of the United States…

Bladen County Headlines … 35 Years Ago

Tammy Heustess of Clarkton is to receive a Farm Bureau Scholarship. Bladen County Hospital celebrated National Hospital week. Kay Hester of Bladenboro graduated Summa Cum…

This Day in History for May 28

1664 – 1st Baptist Church organizes (Boston) 1892 – Sierra Club formed by John Muir and others in San Francisco, for conservation of nature. 1923…

This Day in History for May 27

1796 – James S McLean patents his piano. 1916 – Groundbreaking begins on Hugh Grant Circle in Bronx. 1916 – President Woodrow Wilson addresses the…

Thoughts While Shaving

Memorial Day weekend 2018 is here.  White Lake water appears to be improving, apparently OK to swim and play in and boat on. A chance of showers…

This Day in History for May 26

1861 – US Postmaster General Blair announces end of postal connection with South. 1868 – US President Andrew Johnson avoids impeachment by 1 vote. 1896…

Thoughts While Shaving

Social media provides so much info, good and bad.  It’s a place where opinions are expressed, where we learn so much.  I really enjoy scrolling…

This Day in History for May 25

1721 – John Copson becomes America’s 1st insurance agent. 1787 – Constitutional convention opens at Philadelphia, George Washington presiding. 1895 – Oscar Wilde sentenced to…

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