• 4:46 pm North Carolina celebrates National Aviation Day
  • 4:25 pm Early voting for congressional elections begins Wednesday
  • 4:05 pm SoutheasternTimes.com: Francis Zober guilty of rape, kidnapping, 12 counts of second-degree exploitation of a minor and more
  • 3:58 pm Burney Pleads Guilty to Murdering Father’s Girlfriend, Sentenced to Up to 38 Years in Prison
  • 3:44 pm Bladen County Man Pleads to Shooting, Sentenced to up to 11 Years in Prison

 Left to Right: Jim Borst, Sally Creasy, Karely Jiminez and Thomas Brooks (not present for photo, but helped, Shirleen Bryant).

Bladen County Schools start back for the new school year next Monday, August 28th, 2017. Local businesses and organizations are helping the students prepare with donations.

Specialty Product Technologies in Elizabethtown donated school supplies this week to the Bladen County Board of Education. Paper, pencils, tissues, binders, lunch boxes and more were just some of the items the local company donated.

Excitement is beginning to mount as the days inch closer to a the new academic year. Open houses for schools are being held through out the county all week long.