• 9:34 am Bladen County Board of Commissioners hold special meetings
  • 9:22 am Military pay raise and troop increase endorsed by Senate panel
  • 9:20 am USDA Reminds Producers of Approaching Marketing Assistance Loan Deadlines
  • 9:17 am Naked places and open spaces
  • 9:11 am Bladen County Headlines…35 Years Ago

East Bladen’s Ethan Hines  Named to All-Region Team

East Bladen’s Ethan Hines has been named to the Fayetteville Observer’s All-Region Second Team as a return specialist.

Hines returned 4 kick-offs and one punt for touchdowns. In the season finale against Southwest Edgecombe he returned the opening kick-off 84 yards for a touchdown.

The 175-lb. speedster’s other kick-off return touchdowns were against Wallace-Rose Hill, Clinton and St Pauls. Hines also rushed for 760 yards and 9 touchdowns from scrimmage and returned a punt 82 yards for a touchdown against Whiteville.