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Thoughts While Shaving For July 31

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Thoughts While ShavingWill be interesting to follow the political polls, now that the conventions are over, get a little better perspective of what folks nationwide are thinking, to compare with our local experts.

Expect property tax notices soon from county and municipalities, it’s that time of the year.

A final reminder of the event today at Lu Mil by Bladen County Alumni and Friends of UNC-P. A reception honoring Chancellor Robin Gray Cummings and Mrs. Rebecca Cummings will be held from 4 to 6 PM.

High school football practice begins Monday, August 1st all across the state.

Average high & low temps for Bladen County by the month:
July 90 degrees 69 degrees
August 88 degrees 68 degrees
September 83 degrees 62 degrees
October 75 degrees 50 degrees
November 66 degrees 41 degrees
December 57 degrees 33 degrees

Average rainfall for Bladen County 49.27 inches
Wettest month August 5.11 inches
Least rainfall April & December 3.2 inches


Our sympathies to the family of the young unidentified man who drowned yesterday at White Lake. The search continues today. White Lake is a very safe beach, however, when you have that much water and that many people, accidents do happen.

“Politics, noun. A strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principals. The conduct of public affairs for private advantage.” Ambrose Bierce, The Devil’s Dictionary

People are taking their comedians seriously and the politicians as a joke. Will Rogers

There they are. See no evil, hear no evil and….evil. Bob Dole, watching former presidents Carter, Ford and Nixon standing by each other at a White House function