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Bladen County Hospital To Host Blood Drive

ELIZABETHTOWN – Cape Fear Valley Blood Donor Center will hold a blood drive at Bladen County Hospital. The drive will be Wednesday, Oct. 21, from…

Bladen Commissioners meet in regular session

The Bladen County Board of Commissioners will meet in regular session at 6:30 p.m. today at the courthouse. The agenda includes 2 Public Hearings, both…

One Day Of Service

Klahican Lodge- Order of the Arrow. Saturday October 17, 2015. Browns Creek Bike Park and Nature Trail Clean Up, 1992 East Broad Street Elizabethtown. This…

Bladen County Health Department has Flu Vaccine

Bladen County Health Department currently has flu vaccine that also includes the Intradermal (90% shorter needle) and the High Dose (for those aged 65 and…

Thoughts While Shaving

FYI….NC State Fair begins today and continues thru Sunday, October 25th. Frost normally arrives late October….could be as early as Monday and Tuesday of next…

Clarkton DYB Haunted House Opens Friday Night

Clarkton Dixie Youth Baseball’s Annual Haunted House will open Friday night at 7:00 at the corner of Hwy 211 West and White/McEwen Road (3.5 miles…

Miss Bladenboro Pageant this Saturday

Ten young women will take the stage at Bladenboro Middle School auditorium on October 17 to compete for the titles of Princess of Bladenboro and…

Bus Driver Training Class Available

A training session has been scheduled for all non-certified staff, which began employment as of July 1, 2005 and have not yet taken the training…

Town of Elizabethtown Utility Work Notice

Utility Work planned starting at 5 PM – Wednesday, October 14, 2015. There is a planned water outage ( at 9 PM ) for Wednesday…

Sheriff Warns of Telephone Scams

Sheriff James A. McVicker has released information concerning telephone scams. Many Bladen County residents have recently been getting phone calls on both their cell phones…

Clarkton Lions Club Holds Annual Plate Sale

By: Hailey Smith Clarkton Lions Club hold an annual plate sale every year in October for the Harold Ingram Memorial Scholarship fundraiser that is associated…

Watts-White Engagement

Bobby and Lisa Haywood, of Lumberton, and Ivan and Kim Watts, of Lumberton, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kayla Marie Watts, to Corey Daniel…

Sewage Overflow in Elizabethtown

Pursuant to North Carolina General Statute Article 21, Chapter 143.215.C, the Town of Elizabethtown is required to issue a press release when 1,000 gallons or…

October is Adopt a Shelter Dog Month

Bladen County Animal Shelter will be waiving the adoption fees for the week of October 12th – 16th 2015 for dogs and cats. There will…

Jackson Named Harnett Health Interim President

FAYETTEVILLE – Kevin Jackson has been named interim President of Harnett Health, effective Thursday, Oct. 15. He is replacing outgoing president, Dan Weatherly, who has…

No School Consolidation Meeting Scheduled

According to some of our readers WECT had reported the Bladen County Board of Eduction would be holding a public hearing at the Town of…

Local woman receives CNL

By: Jefferson Weaver Staff Writer An area woman has earned certification in a new field of nursing. Kelly Hickman Robeson of Bladenboro was recently certified…

Jackson Hardee Honored With Nomination

Hoggard High School senior, Jackson Hardee, has been selected to represent New Hanover County Schools as the 2016 U.S. Presidential Scholar nominee. Each school district…

Bladen Online By the Numbers: September 13-19

A fifth consecutive week of more than 100,000 page views highlights Bladen Online’s weekly report. It’s a remarkable accomplishment made possible by you, our loyal…

Davis Reunion

The descendants of Otis Davis & Sally Edwards Davis, and their children, Robert, Tracy and Alda Davis Dowless of Bladen county, will hold their family…

East Bladen High School Annual BBQ Plate Supper

East Bladen High School Annual BBQ Plate Fundraiser Friday, September 18, 2015 4:00PM – 6:30PM Elizabethtown Farmers Market $8.00 per Plate Tickets were sold in…

Lower Cape Fear Hospice seeks volunteers

Lower Cape Fear Hospice, a nonprofit organization, is in need of volunteers to help families in Bladen County. Volunteers provide respite for caregivers and much-needed…

DAR & 4H to Celebrate US Constitution Week

The Battle of Elizabethtown Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) will be highlighting ‘United States Constitution Week’ with a special event on…

Bladenboro Historical Society Annual Fun Day

This coming Saturday, September 12th, Bladenboro Historical Society has their Annual Fun Day scheduled at the Bladenboro Historical Building, at 818 S. Main Street. The…

“Building Men for Christ”

Elizabethtown – The Laymen League of Baldwin Branch Missionary Baptist Church 4-day 2015 Men’s Conference, “Building Men for Christ” will be September 16, 17, 19…

Mallory Davis & UNC-Pembroke Open Season

Mallory Davis and her UNC-Pembroke volleyball squad opened their season Friday and Saturday in Newberry Invitational in Newberry, SC. Davis tallied 4 service points, a…

New Police Chief in Elizabethtown

Today, Thursday, August 27th Kip Hester was sworn in by the Town of Elizabethtown as the Town’s new Chief of Police. Share on Social Media: https://bladenonline.com/?p=23788…

West Bladen student wins at National competition

Washington, DC. – Allie Marsh, of Clarkton, NC recently participated in STAR Events (Students Taking Action with Recognition) at Family, Career and Community Leaders of…

Briar Branch Baptist Church Fall Revival

Sept. 20 – Briar Branch Baptist Church will hold their Fall revival services beginning Sunday, Sept. 20 and continuing through Wednesday, Sept. 23. Services begin…

Clarkton PFWB Church Fall Revival

The Clarkton PFWB Church will host their Fall Revival beginning October 11th through October 14th. Sunday Oct. 11th will begin at 6 pm. Monday the…

CENTER ROAD BAPTIST CHURCH TO HOLD FALL FESTIVAL

Center Road Baptist Church in Bladenboro will hold its annual Fall Festival on Sunday, September 20th beginning at 11am.  Planned activities include food, games, children’s…

Free healthcare planning workshop set

Lower Cape Fear Hospice and Healing Thoughts Foundation will host a free Begin the Conversation workshop at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, at the Bladen…

Bladen Native Named to NC Task Force

Govenor Pat McCrory made several appointments recently. Included was a North Carolina Food Manufacturing Task Force. Don Butler of Clinton, a Bladen County native was…

Boost the Boro

Bladenboro, NC – Boost the Boro, Inc. held its regular monthly meeting on August 11th at the Bladenboro Farmer’s Market board room. President Don White…

Register for BCC Classes Now

DUBLIN – If you have ever considered a career change or enhancing your marketable skills to improve your employment options, Bladen Community College has opportunities…

Playground Task Force holds first meeting

By: Valerie Newton Elizabethtown, NC – Bladen County Schools held its’ first Playground Task Force meeting on Thursday to organize around understanding requirements and recommendations…

BladenOnline numbers down slightly…still strong

By: Robert G. Hester The BladenOnline weekly report for July 26-August 1 slipped slightly, but still strong. Pages Viewed totaled 89,100 and visits totaled 18,453…

Perry, Lumley to Wed

Jim and Sadie Perry of Clarkton announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lauren Perry, of Greenville, N.C. to Tyler Lumley, also of Greenville. The…

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