Here are three things to know for Saturday, June 19:
1. East Bladen plays at North Lenoir today in the third round of the state 2-A baseball playoffs. First pitch in La Grange is scheduled for 7 p.m. The winner plays the winner between Kill Devil Hills First Flight and Randleman on Tuesday for the Eastern championship.
2. Juneteenth Celebration: Today, 11 a.m-3 p.m., in front of Mt. Zion AMEZ Church at 807 Martin Luther King Drive in Elizabethtown. Music, bounce houses, food and drinks and guest speakers. Bring lawn chairs and tents. COVID-19 vaccine clinic. Information: Rev. Barbara Cogdell (910) 874-1434, G. Michael Cogdell (910) 874-7017 and Kelly Green (910) 876-4592.
3. Touch A Truck: Today, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Bladen Community College. See a variety of trucks, rigs, emergency ambulances, fire engines, construction and transportation vehicles and more. Event is free. Information: Tracy Smith at 910-879-5577 or email@example.com.