Bladen County News
Three charged in Bladen Co. drive-bys
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/13/2012 - 4:53pm.

video Bladen County deputies have arrested three men in connection to two drive-by shootings.

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ONLY ON 3: Bladen County mourns fallen firefighters
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 11/12/2012 - 4:15pm.

video After trying to save others in a fire last weekend, a Bladen County firefighter died. The hero was laid to rest today, and the community came together to remember.

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Funeral arrangements made in death of Bladen deputy fire marshal
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Fri, 11/09/2012 - 5:23pm.

video Funeral arrangements have been made for John McCelland Hall, 48, who died Wednesday of a heart issue from getting sick during a call over the weekend.

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Bladen deputy fire marshal dies
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 11/08/2012 - 3:12pm.

Bladen County's Deputy Fire Marshal died last night after getting sick during a call over the weekend. John McCelland Hall, 48, died of a heart issue, according to Bladen County Emergency Services Director Bradley Kinlaw.

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Bryant hospitalized with fast heartbeat
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 11/04/2012 - 9:06pm.

Former East Bladen Eagle Desmond Bryant is currently in his fourth NFL season. Bryant was rushed to a hospital during Sunday's Oakland-Tampa Bay game due to a fast heartbeat.

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15-year-old girl dead after car accident in Bladen County
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Fri, 10/26/2012 - 7:24pm.

video A 15-year-old girl is dead after a car accident in Clarkton this afternoon. The accident happened near the Bo's Food Store in Bladen County.

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Search continues for suspects in Bladen drive-by
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/25/2012 - 1:04pm.

The search continues for the gunmen involved in a drive-by shooting in Bladen County last night. It happened on Mercer Mill Road near Lisbon Road between Elizabethtown and Clarkton around 7:19 p.m.

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Sheriff's deputies respond to drive-by shooting in Bladen County
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Wed, 10/24/2012 - 9:04pm.

video Bladen County Deputies are on the scene of a drive-by shooting that occurred on Mercer Mill Rd. near Lisbon Rd. between Elizabethtown and Clarkton.

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Bladen County hunter takes huge buck with blackpowder rifle
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 2:32pm.

Chris Campbell from Elizabethtown slipped into the woods on Saturday, Oct. 13, intending to cap a long day of working on stands, corn piles and shooting lanes by shooting a doe that his son, Zac, could take back to N.C. State. He wound up killing the biggest buck he’s taken in 25 years of hunting, a 150-inch, 10-point Bladen County trophy.

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Man arrested for Bladen County hold-ups
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/15/2012 - 10:14am.

A Fayetteville man is in jail charged with three hold-ups in Bladen County. Charles Edward Leach Jr., 22, was arrested Thursday and charged with three counts of robbery with a dangerous weapon, three counts of possession of a firearm by a felon and three counts of 2nd degree kidnapping.

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