• 11:55 pm Bladen pre-kindergarten application days scheduled July 22-24
  • 11:37 pm Municipal races taking shaping as filing deadline is noon Friday
  • 10:31 pm July 18 Vineyard Golf Thundering Herd Results
  • 10:27 pm This Day in History for July 19
  • 5:12 pm G7 Announces Common Understanding of G7 Competition Authorities on Competition and the Digital Economy
Thoughts While Shaving

Thoughts While ShavingSummer of ’17 is nearly over, Labor Day is just around the corner.  Temps begin to drop.  Proof??

Average high for August is 88, average low 68.  Compare with September numbers, 83 and 62.

Another ‘average’ stat, 1st frost in Bladen about October 30.

Last week’s BladenOnline stats:
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I am among men most richly blessed!

One more event in the Summer Sounds Concert Series this evening from 6 – 9 PM.  Blackwater Rhythm & Blues Band of Clarkton will provide the music…saved the best ’til last.  It’s FREE at the Cape Fear Farmers Market in Elizabethtown.

What do people do with all the extra time they save by writing “K” instead of “OK”?

Sometimes you just gotta stay silent cause no words can explain the ‘crap’ that’s going on in your mind and heart.

I eat cake because it’s somebody’s birthday somewhere.