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  1. http://www.bladenonline.com/?p=15467Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 4 | BladenOnline

    47 year old Michael Campbell of Hallsboro Road North, in Clarkton died Sunday night when a car pulled into the path his motorcycle. Campbell was traveling on Hallsboro Road when the car being operated by Francis Baldwin of Whiteville, NC entered the roadway.

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  2. Clarkton man charged in fatal motorcycle accident in Columbus Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 1 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Michael Evins Campbell, 47, of Clarkton died after a vehicle turned in front of his motorcycle, Coroner Linwood Cartrette said. According to Sgt.

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  3. Brunswick, N.C. teen arrested in connection with armed robbery and drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 30 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... with the incident. Smith was arrested about 7 p.m. Thursday following a traffic stop just off of Highway 211 in Clarkton, N.C., Flax said. Smith was taken to the Brunswick County Detention Facility without incident and is currently being held there ...

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  4. Bladen Co. boy drowns in a pond near his homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Officials with the Bladen County Sheriff's Office say a 4-year-old Clarkton boy drowned in a pond near his home last Thursday morning. According to a news release, emergency officials responded to reports of a young boy who had been found floating face up in a pond.

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  5. Zackery Blaze PriestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    ... home when he was able to get out and walk to a pond nearby. Deputies said the incident happened Thursday, May 21 in Clarkton near the 2200 block of Mitchell Ford Road. They say Zackery Blaze Priest, 4, was found floating face up in a pond by a ...

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  6. Council man charged with drug, weapon crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Bladen Journal

    A Council man was arrested and charged with a number of drug crimes by North Carolina Highway Patrol troopers after a recent traffic stop. According to Sheriff Jim McVicker, deputies arrested Ramkon Jarvar Currie, 25, after a traffic stop near the intersection of U.S. 701 and N.C. 211 in Clarkton.

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  7. Child drowns in pondRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Bladen Journal

    The death of a 4-year-old boy near Clarkton on Friday is still under investigation, according to Bladen County Sheriff's Office Chief Investigator Larry Guyton. According to reports, the body of Zackery Priest was pulled from a pond after he allegedly wandered away from his home.

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  8. Columbus County man facing stolen gun, drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    A Council man faces several drug and gun charges after a search turns up a large quantity of drugs and stolen guns inside a vehicle during a traffic stop. The Columbus County Sheriff says troopers arrested Ramon Jarvar Currie, 25, after stopping him near the intersection of US 701 and NC 211 in Clarkton.

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  9. Routine traffic stop leads to drug and weapons chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    A traffic stop in Clarkton lead to the arrest of a man in connection to several drug and weapon charges. According to Sheriff James a.

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  10. Walls earns scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Bladen Journal

    Tavoy Walls of Clarkton was recently awarded the North Carolina National Guard Association Scholarship for $1,000 by the organization's Educational Foundation. Walls has excelled academically and participated in numerous community and school activities.

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  11. Hair, Esters tabbed tops in Bladen CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Bladen Journal

    ... Bladen Community College. Esters began her career as a principal in 2010 at Booker T Washington Primary School in Clarkton before taking over the reigns at Tar Heel Middle School. Esters attended St. Augustine's College in Raleigh where she ...

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  12. Hair, Esters tabbed tops in Bladen CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | Bladen Journal

    ... Bladen Community College. Esters began her career as a principal in 2010 at Booker T Washington Primary School in Clarkton before taking over the reigns at Tar Heel Middle School. Esters attended St. Augustine's College in Raleigh where she ...

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  13. Hometown artists in the running to perform at Carolina Country Music FestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Hometown artists in the running to perform at Carolina Country M - WECT TV6-WECT.com:News, weather & sports Wilmington, NC Two country artists from southeastern North Carolina are finalists to perform at the inaugural Carolina Country Music Festival in Myrtle Beach. Wilmington's Madonna Nash and Clarkton native Chris James were selected as part of the top 10 regional ReverbNation Artists.

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  14. Board of Education, commissioners hold joint budget sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Bladen Journal

    ... savings would only be about $150,000 if the students housed at Plain View and Booker T. Washington were moved to Clarkton. Taylor also disclosed that the Board of Education has been studying the potential of consolidating schools and reducing the ...

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  15. Seahawks in 6th after two round at CAA golf ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... her opening round with a score of 74, moving her to a tie for 15th place. Freshman Kayla Thompson (West Bladen H.S./Clarkton, N.C.) carded an 84 in the second round while freshman Chandler Danielson (West Henderson H.S./Etowah, N.C.) rounded out the ...

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  16. Seahawk women's golf in 4th place after first-round of CAA ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... first round, including back-to-back birdies on the 15th and 16th holes. Freshman Kayla Thompson (West Bladen H.S./Clarkton, N.C.) shot a six-over par score of 78 in the first round to tie for 18th place while fellow freshman Alaina Yeatts (Trinity ...

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  17. Breaking and entering ring bustedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Bladen Journal

    ... He is currently in Bladen County Jail under a $111,000 secured bond. - Teddy Randal Deaver Jr., 31, of Clarkton. Deaver was charged with two counts of felony breaking and entering, three counts of felony larceny, three counts of felony possession of ...

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  18. Reversing years of decayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Bladen Journal

    ... there was no unified school system in Bladen County until the 1920s, when bonds were issued to build schools in Clarkton, Elizabethtown, White Oak and Kelly. A article from the 1930s issue of the Bladen Journal reads that many of the schools were ...

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  19. Smith opens new heating and air companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Bladen Journal

    A new heating and cooling business opened its doors with a familiar face to Bladen County folks on March 2. Daine Smith, who spent many years with the heating and air conditioning portion of Campbell Oil, opened his new business - Cape Fear Heating & Cooling, LLC, in Clarkton. The owners of Campbell Oil Company approached Smith in January and wanted to exit the HVAC business in an effort to focus more on the core part of their business - convenience stores and oil and gas.

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  20. Vidant Health celebrates World Kidney Day, offers free screeningRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... infection, nephrotic syndrome, systemic diseases, trauma, and urine blockage or reflux. Octivius Council, of Clarkton in Bladen County, was born premature with kidney disease and has needed extensive care since birth. Now 11, Octivius has a new ...

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