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ncpa-logoA goal that the staff and owners of BladenOnline.com have worked diligently to achieve is now official. BladenOnline.com received notification from the North Carolina Press Association on Tuesday that their membership has been approved.

This is a very big accomplishment for our team here at BOL.

“This was a goal that we had set for ourselves last year and we have been working steadily to achieve that. I’m very pleased with the hard work our staff has put into achieving this goal,” said Charlotte Smith.

The North Carolina Press Association provides support to news organizations through ensuring open government, protection of First Amendment freedoms, and maintaining public access to federal, state and local governments.

“I’m very pleased with achieving this milestone. Our staff at BladenOnline.com are very committed to bringing our readers the very best local news and sports coverage,” said Editor Erin Smith.