• 4:11 pm Bladen County: Thursday there is a concert and Friday there is a movie night
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A.J. Smith
Haley George

East Bladen’s A. J. Smith and West Bladen’s Haley George have been named to the All-Three Rivers Conference cross-country teams.

Smith, a sophmore, won the boys cross country meet at Red Springs and finished fourth in a regular season meet at Whiteville. Smith placed fourth in the TRC championship meet at Whiteville and competed in the Class 2A MidEast Regionals.

George, a freshman, finished second in the girls regular season meet at Whiteville then turned in a third-place finish in the TRC championship meet.