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Bladenboro shooting: 'Person of interest' says victim pulled the trigger
The man at the center of an investigation into the fatal shooting of a woman in Bladenboro in the early morning hours of April 14 claims it was the woman herself who pulled the trigger during a struggle for the weapon.
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Mon Apr 21, 2014
Pait named Academic Excellence Award winner at BCC
Bladen County resident Victoria Pait has been selected as Bladen Community College's Academic Excellence Award recipient for the 2013-2014 Academic Year.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Mr. Mrs. Benjamin E. Guyton Jr. announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Meghan Summer Guyton of Bladenboro, to Forrest Galloway Lennon, also of Bladenboro.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Victim's name released in Bladenboro shooting death
Police Chief Chris Hunt said Patricia Lynn Cooper,38, died from a single gun shot wound.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Ronald Carr of Lumberton and Melissa Edwards of Bladenboro announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Stephanie Nicole Carr, to Ricky Dean Williams.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Fixing our schools: Plain View Primary, Blad...
Bladen County School's future depends on the sustained progress of its public school system.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
PAC formed in support of Bladen beer and wine referendum
A political action committee was formed last week in support of the passage of Bladen County's beer and wine referendum.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Rick and Debbie Morris of Bladenboro announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Kelly Leigh Morris of Myrtle Beach, S.C., to James Murray Barnes Jr. also of Myrtle Beach, S.C. The prospective groom is the son of Glenda Barnes Bordeaux and the late James Murray Barnes Sr. of Tar Heel.
Johnson gets initiated
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi recently announced that Ernestine Johnson of Bladenboro, N.C., was recently initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Tornado watch until 1 AM for Bladen and Columbus counties
WILMINGTON, NC The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for Bladen and Columbus counties until 1 AM.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Young writers hungry for advice
If you stick with this long enough - and by long enough I mean you will have to read all of this - I will tell you exactly what "naval watching" means.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Fixing our schools: Tar Heel and East Arcadi...
In our first article, we introduced you to Bladenboro Primary School and Bladen Lakes Primary School and briefly explained the Sales and Use Tax referendum on the May 6 ballot.
Tue Mar 25, 2014