• 11:35 am Updated news about Bladen County Election Investigations
  • 4:06 pm Piedmont Natural Gas urges customers to save time and money by keeping their service on during summer months
  • 3:56 pm USDA Announces February Income over Feed Cost Margin Triggers Second 2019 Dairy Safety Net Payment
  • 3:37 pm Satchmo: Tribute to Louis Armstrong 7pm Saturday April 27
  • 3:32 pm Plastics Manufacturer Expands in Richmond County with $5.3 Million Investment
  • 3:27 pm Statement Regarding Cooper’s Veto Of Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act
Thoughts While Shaving

Thoughts While ShavingGo Duke….great basketball over the weekend….March Madness ends in April…Duke vs Michigan State on Saturday, April 4 and Kentucky plays Wisconsin.

Kentucky, Wisconsin and Duke were all #1 seeds.  Michigan State was a #7 seed….
Hope the berry crops are OK in Bladen.  Near noontime Sunday, many blueberry farmers were still spraying water on the berry crop and under a sunny blue sky the berry bushes were sparklin’….It was cold….
Easter time is here….For Christians, a most memorable time of the year….
Bladen Commissioners meet at 2 p.m. today…Board members will, among other things,  view an Equalization and Review Board webinar.
So, how about a cold weekend in March?  We do have them occasionally.   Had one same dates last year….the cold snap around Easter time…
High School AD’s and coaches are likely busy re-scheduling outdoor events…Cold weather and rain have played havoc with schedules…So what’s new?
Ever stop to think, and forget to start again?
Why do the people who know the least know it the loudest?
Why do the hours of work drag on endlessly when the years seem to fly past?
A friend is one who knows who you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you become, and still loves you for who you are….
robert g hester