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Village Street Apartments at 208 Village Street 4-D Bladenboro, NC 28320 is accepting applications for the elderly, handicapped & disabled. We have 1& 2 bedrooms available with limited rental assistance.  Washer, dryer hook up ready! Fridge and stove supplied! Close to local doctor’s & shopping centers.

For more information, please call 910-863-4491 MondayFriday 9:00am – 4:00pm

Hill Estates Apartments at 208 Village Street 4-D Bladenboro, NC 28320 is accepting applications for the elderly, handicapped & disabled. We have 1 bedrooms available with rental assistance.  Washer, dryer hook up ready! Fridge and stove supplied! Close to local doctor’s & shopping centers.

For more information, please call 910-863-4491 MondayFriday 9:00am – 4:00pm

Rosewood Estates Apartments-549 NC Hwy 410, Bladenboro, NC 28320 is accepting applications. Housing for Elderly, Handicapped, and Disabled. Rental Assistance Available! Washer, Dryer Hookup ready! Close to Local Doctors & Shopping Centers. Quiet Neighborhood. For more information, please call 910-862-8436.

Oak Estates Apartments- 420 E McKay St., Elizabethtown, NC 28337 ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS- Rental Assistance Available. Close to Doctors and Shopping- Quiet Neighborhood – Washer/Dryer Hook Up Ready. No App. Hours: 9:00 – 4:00 Mon-Wed-Friday- Tel. 910 -991-3166.

McLeod Village Apartments: 615 McLeod Street 9E Elizabethtown, NC 28337. Accepting Applications!!  Rental Assistance available. One bedroom available, Housing for the eldery, Handicap, and disabled. Close to Doctors and shopping. Quite neighborhood. Washer/Dryer hook up ready. Hours: 9am-4pm. Tuesday-Thursday. 910-862-3339.  

Camper lots for rent from $2,700 up to $3,200 for each year from June 1 through May 31 of each year.  Utilities are not included.  We are running a special!!! If you rent a lot in the campground for your camper, we will take off $1,000 for your first year of lot rent!  Please call Susan Inman at 910-872-2072 or 910-862-2427 for further information or to set up an appointment to view the available lots in Regal Resort.

Property For Sale

Home for Sale:

1680 Sq. Ft. Brick Home on Lot #14 of East Hills (1.53 acres)

104 Winter Circle

Elizabethtown, NC 28337

1680 Heated Sq. Feet

Price:  $138,500

Built – 1977

Bedrooms  3

Baths  2

Appliances  Refrigerator, Range, Dishwasher

Water & Sewer  Town of Elizabethtown

Electricity – Duke Energy

Fireplace – Gas Logs

Heat/AC – Central Gas Pack 

Flooring – Carpet, Tile & Vinyl 

Porches – Front Porch

Storage  Adequate Attic Space & Storage/Laundry Room (8’ x 20’)

Carport  One Car

Fencing – Entire Backyard Fenced


Within last 5 years – New Shingles

Contact Info:

Beverly Bridgers (910-876-1273)

Denise Bridgers  (910-862-5979)

This 2 bed 2 bath single family home is 2147 square feet, and was completely remodeled in 2011. The house is located on 2.46 acres in Cape Owen Manor at 433 Hillcrest Drive in Elizabethtown, NC .  The asking price is $210,000.

Contact Sam McPherson at (910)840-2697 for more information.


CWJC to hold fundraiser

By: Erin Smith

The Christian Women’s Job Corp is set to hold fundraiser on Saturday, May 6, from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Tar Heel Community Building located on Hwy. 87 near the Tar Heel Middle School. Jennifer Carter of Christian Women’s Job Corp said the CWJC is a ministry of the Bladen Baptist Association that assists women in overcoming poverty and hardships. READ MORE


Our team at Elizabethtown Healthcare & Rehabilitation is currently seeking

Shift Availability:
1st Shift – 7am – 3pm
2nd Shift – 3pm – 11pm
3rd Shift – 11pm – 7am

Applicant must possess a current NC CNA Certification.
For further information, please contact Sandy Smith, HR at 910-862-8181.

Liberty: RN Supervisor Weekends-    Premium Pay

LPN   Part-time   7 pm – 7 am

CNA full-time  7 am- 3 pm and 3 pm- 11 pm

Apply in Person

MondayFriday 10 AM- 4 PM

Shoreland Health Care

200 Flowers-Pridgen Drive

Whiteville, NC 28472

Or email

Deputy Fire Chief Wanted in Town of Elizabethtown READ MORE


Town of Clarkton

Water-Wastewater Backup Operator

Town of Clarkton
81 N. Elm St.
P.O. Box 307 Clarkton, NC 28433 Phone: 910-647-5961 Fax: 910-647-0013

Full-Time $10.00/hour, with opportunity of salary increase with benefits upon completion of training and licensing

Exempt Specialized Labor

The Town of Clarkton, is a municipal water-wastewater utility dedicated to ensuring our customers access to a clean and safe water supply while doing so in the most environmentally sound manner possible. We believe in promoting responsible water use and sustainable water practices to enhance the overall quality of our customers’ lives and meet our country’s future water needs. The Town of Clarkton also utilizes an up to date wastewater treatment facility and Skilled Operator responsible for the treatment of solid wastes collected from the sanitary sewer system. Having an Operator Responsible in charge with the mind set of being an Environmental Steward which serves to protect the public’s safety as well as the fragile ecosystems necessary for all life is Paramount to the Town’s Mission.

Comprised of skilled people who are the key to our everyday success, The Town of Clarkton values commitment, ethics, knowledge, and customer focused service that allows us to effectively deliver comprehensive water and wastewater services while achieving our mission of Superior Quality, Efficient Operations and Exceptional Service.

We offer employees an enjoyable, challenging, collaborative environment. Through encouraging career development, cross-training and the support of continued education we strive to give our employees the tools to succeed and create a path for professional growth.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Title

Water/Wastewater Treatment Backup Operator


All departments for purpose of Training

Supervisor’s Title

Operator Responsible in Charge, ORC

Job Summary

Under direct supervision, performs routine tasks related to the operation of water and/or wastewater treatment facilities. Assists with maintaining plant compliance with EPA standards and state water Commission. Performs general cleaning of grounds and buildings. Ensures plant safety and sanitary requirements.

Essential Functions

  •  Operates and maintains water and/or wastewater treatment equipment, ensuring compliance with state and federal environmental protection limits.
  • Monitors and samples well and groundwater upon entry to the system. Adjusts treatment levels when below-standard variances are detected. Samples water prior to exiting system.
  • Detects and reports atypical conditions, such as: damaged, malfunctioning and tampered meters, detecting and reporting leaks, high/low consumption, exposed wiring and other safety hazards.
  •  Conducts ongoing repairs to equipment, or shuts down equipment for more extensive maintenance and repair, activating alternate equipment as needed. Requests services of outside maintenance vendor for major repairs and overhauls.
  • Activates pumps, valves and other processing equipment to move water through various treatment processes. Disposes of waste materials removed from water in line with Company procedures and government controls.
  • Assists Lead Operator with emergency procedures in the event of overflow or spill of chemicals or unpurified water. Follows safety protocol.
  • Adds chemicals to water by predetermined formula. Advises Lead Operator when minimum inventory levels of these materials have been reached.
  • Reads and interprets meters and gauges on central control panel, or at individual machines or stages in the treatment process. Adjusts controls as needed. Retrieves computer reports on treatment process.
  • Prepares reports and maintains logs on meter readings, tests, chemical and equipment usage, and all other recordkeeping requirements; maintains various Company records and other reports as required by the state.
  • Back-washes filters and basins; handles chlorine in a safe, effective manner; assures proper working order of chlorine-related equipment.
  •  Cleans and maintains treatment plant, pumping stations and wells; prepares and paints equipment, walls and floors.
  •  Ensures regulatory compliance and adherence to Company policies and standards.
  •  Maintains a safe working environment and reports safety concerns to Area Manager.
  •  Constant, independent travel daily between worksites on Company time.
  •   Must work On-Call in rotation as scheduled; responds to emergency situations as required.


Public Announcement

Bladen County Animal Control is accepting bids on the scope of work listed below for an animal exercise area. Please submit quotes to Kory Hair at

Animal Exercise Area

Scope of work:

4” deep x 12’ wide x 32’ long pad with 4” x 4” dike on edge 

3000 lb. concrete finished with light # 2 broom finish with 3/8 rebar benched in dike and tied at all corners

Metal keyway expansion joints every 12’

12” trench inside dike at back with 1/8” per foot of slope with 4” removable drain cover,  4” long radius 90º elbow and 4” discharge pipe

1/8” slope per foot on the 12’ width draining to trench

All concrete will be sealed with two coats of Majic Dust Free Concrete Sealer

3 ea. 10’ x 10’ welted wire pen with two inside opening doors

3 ea. 10’ x 10’ tops






The Town of White Lake has 1 Beige Leather Sofa, 1 Beige Leather Love Seat, and 1 Beige

Leather Recliner to be declared as surplus property and desires to donate such surplus

property to the Bladen County Emergency Services Training Facility. The Town of White

Lake is authorized to make such a donation pursuant to NCGS §160A-280 entitled

“Donations of Personal Property to other Governmental Units”.

H. Goldston Womble, Jr., Mayor



Project: Elizabethtown Small Business Incubator Renovation
207 East Broad St.
Elizabethtown, NC 28337

Owner: Bladen’s Bloomin’ Agri-Industrial, Inc.
218 Aviation Parkway, Suite A
Elizabethtown, NC 28337

Sealed bids will be received until 2 p.m. on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at the office of Chris Adams, AIA Architect, 105 Cromartie Road, Elizabethtown, NC, for the Renovation and Upfit of an existing single-story building of 4,048 gross square feet, including selective demolition, general construction, mechanical work, electrical work, and site work.

All bid proposals must be submitted in sealed envelopes clearly marked “Elizabethtown Small Business Incubator Renovation Proposal” and must be received by the Architect by the above referenced time and date. Bids will be opened, read aloud, and reviewed at the office of Chris Adams, AIA Architect, 105 Cromartie Road, Elizabethtown, NC, at 2:15 PM on Thursday, April 27, 2017 by Architect Chris Adams.

Contract Documents include the project manual, as well as plan sheets A-100, A-101, A-102, A-103, A-110, A-111, A-112, A-120, A-121, A-130, A-131, A-200, A-300, A-400, A-401, and A-402.

The bid is open to all qualified bidders. Contract Documents are available by PDF from the Architect,

Bladen’s Bloomin’ Agri-Industrial, Inc. reserves the unqualified right to reject any and/or all bids.




NOTICE IS HEREBY PUBLISHED THAT Chairman Dean Hilton of the White

Lake Planning Board has hereby canceled the Thursday, March 16, 2017

meeting of the Town of White Lake Planning Board due the absence of the Clerk

and Zoning Assistant.

The Planning Board will hold their next regular scheduled meeting on Thursday,

April 20, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.

The public is invited and encouraged to attend.

Brenda Clark, MMC/NCCMC

Clerk to the

White Lake Planning


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