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  1. Church CalendarRead the original story

    Thursday May 26 | Bladen Journal

    242 North in Elizabethtown, will have a Memorial Day singing beginning at 4 p.m. Admission is free and everyone is invited to attend. - Martin Chapel AME Zion Church will host a hot dog plate sale as part of a Young Adults Memorial Day Fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the church on Hwy.


  2. McLamb joins Bladen Journal staff as summer internRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | Bladen Journal

    Madison McLamb, a rising sophomore at the University of Mount Olive, has joined the Bladen Journal staff as a summer intern. McLamb's internship is part of the Golden LEAF Foundation's Scholars Leadership Program, and will keep her with the newspaper for 12 weeks.


  3. Community CalendarRead the original story

    Thursday May 12 | Bladen Journal

    No admission, but donations are always welcome. For information, call Harry La Rock at 910-866-4113.


  4. Brayboy named BCS Principal of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Bladen Journal

    Coming home is always special, but to be recognized for serving at home is supreme. Bladen Lakes Primary School Principal Priscilla Brayboy knows all too well how good it feels after being named Bladen County Schools' Principal of the Year for her service at the school that she attended as a child and where she now serves.


  5. NC joins The Magnificent SevenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | Bladen Journal

    No, I'm not going to make an argument that the Tar Heel State is somehow analogous to the characters played by the likes of Steve McQueen or Yul Brynner in the classic 1960 Western - or the likes of Denzel Washington and Chris Pratt in the remake to be released later this year. Instead of leading the defense of a village from tyrannical bandits, North Carolina and six other states are leading the advance of America's economy.


  6. Community CalendarRead the original story

    Thursday May 5 | Bladen Journal

    Formation theories, and the natural communities associated with Carolina Bays will be discussed. Participants should meet at the Park Visitor center at 10 a.m. This event is free of charge and open to the general public.


  7. Tax choices define policy optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Bladen Journal

    Relatively speaking, North Carolina has a low rate of property taxation. That's a basic fact of public finance - but its implications are varied, significant, and underappreciated.


  8. Super athletes shine at Special OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Bladen Journal

    Plenty of shiny medals and colorful ribbons were handed out Thursday during the 2016 Bladen County Special Olympics' Spring Games at Elizabethtown Middle School. The Spring Games were being held one week later than the original date because of weather, but Thursday dawned warm with only a few sprinkles to tease the event and things went on without a wrinkle.


  9. Flushing out cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Bladen Journal

    Starting Friday, the Potty Patrol is back, now in its third year of delivering the flower-filled, purple-painted potties to unsuspecting residents in Bladen County. "Someone saw the idea on Pinterest a few years ago and we decided to start trying it," said Claudette Guy, organizer of the effort.


  10. It happened on a Monday in 1781Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Bladen Journal

    So, you think nothing particularly exciting ever happened in Bladen County? Travel back in time 235 years to a location that presently lies between Tar Heel and Dublin. The date is Monday, April 2, 1781.


  11. Area hopping with Easter activitiesRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2016 | Bladen Journal

    As the weather turns warmer, people tend to get busy washing baseboards, taking down blinds, and cleaning out closets in search of that perfect spring or summer ensemble. The staff and people supported at Bladen Opportunities Unlimited have been searching out something else.


  12. BOE addresses dress codesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | Bladen Journal

    Bladen County educators should be held to a different standard in their dress than the students they lead, at least according to Bladen County Board of Education members, who said as much when the topic rose to the surface of Monday night's board meeting. The issue was brought to light when Supt.


  13. Raleigh is nationa s No. 5 capital regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | Bladen Journal

    Courtesy photo North Carolina's state capital region of Raleigh was ranked No. 5 in the country by a recent WalletHub survey.


  14. Tar Heel farmer elected to pork councilRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2016 | Bladen Journal

    Michael Inman Sr. of Tar Heel is one of two new members elected to serve on the N.C. Pork Council's board of directors. He will serve a three-year team beginning this month.


  15. Lewisa life rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Bladen Journal

    He has been called the heart and conscience of Bladen County history, a true history lover, the backbone of the Battle of Elizabethtown and the face of Harmony Hall. In a nutshell, irreplaceable.


  16. Harmony Halldoesna t deservethis squabblingRead the original story

    Feb 29, 2016 | Bladen Journal

    Sure, you can't see it. There are no visible tears and there is no audible sobbing.


  17. In support of bridge namingRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2016 | Bladen Journal

    On Tuesday, Feb. 16, at the regular meeting of the Lumber River Chapter, North Carolina Society, Sons of the American Revolution, this chapter discussed the significance of the late Col. James Richardson of the Tar Heel and White Oak sections of the Cape Fear River during the American Revolution here in southeastern North Carolina throughout the entire war.


  18. Church CalendarRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2016 | Bladen Journal

    Everone is invited. Come with your shouting shoes on and give praise to God. - Vicki Clark, from The Biggest Loser, will be teaching on health living and reminding us that our bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit at Tar Heel Baptist Church at 7 p.m. located at 521 Tar Heel Ferry Road in Tar Heel.


  19. Harmony Hall loses leadership; future remains unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Bladen Journal

    The momentum gained over the past few years, and especially the past several months, to improve activity and refurbish the grounds and buildings at Harmony Hall Plantation Village came screeching to a halt last week with the resignation of numerous key individuals. The resignations came following a joint meeting of the Harmony Hall Plantation Board of Directors and Bladen County Historical Society that was full of debate, innuendo and finger-pointing.


  20. Fatal shooting being investigatedRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2016 | Bladen Journal

    The Bladen County Sheriff's Office is investigating a reported accidental self-inflicted gunshot that killed a Tar Heel woman on Thursday morning. According to Sheriff Jim McVicker, the Bladen County 911 Center received a call at about 3:02 a.m. from Kelly Dwayne Hamilton, 41, from his residence off Singletary Mill Pond Road who said a friend had accidentally shot herself.


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