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Bladen County News

Elizabethtown revitalization project moving forward

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Elizabethtown's town manager says despite some bumps in the road, the town's revitalization program is showing signs of progress. Full story...
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East Bladen anticipates historic night at girls basketball game on Friday

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A school record held by a former UNCW head coach will likely be broken on Friday night in Bladen County by senior CJ Melvin. Full story...
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Six-year-old left on bus for hours in cold

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video When you send your child off to school on the bus, you expect them to wind up in class. But last week a child in Bladen County spent much of a cold school day on the bus. Full story...
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AZ shooting prompts McIntyre to implement more security

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video Friday's Conversation with the Congressman was McIntyre's first after the Arizona shooting. McIntyre said he will always be open to the public…now he'll just have more security in place. Full story...
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Bladen County Schools announce makeup day Saturday

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After the recent closures caused by winter conditions, the Bladen County School System has announced a makeup school day will be held this Saturday, January 15th for all county students and staff. It will be a half day with students being released from classes at 12:30 p.m. Buses will run their regular routes. Full story...
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Weather bad, but not as bad as December in Bladen County

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video Another wintry day, but the snow in Bladen County did not cause as much trouble as last month's storm. Full story...
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Four County EMC monitoring forecasts, preparing for winter storm

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Four County EMC employees are on standby and ready to restore power as quickly as possible if outages should occur as a result of the winter storm. Because crews are located in the communities they serve, restoration crews are always on-site and can begin work immediately. Full story...
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Jon David sworn in as DA

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videoThe new district attorney for three counties took office today. For the first time in two decades, Bladen, Columbus and Brunswick Counties have a new DA. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Bladen deputy who spoke out loses job

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video Controversy continues inside the Bladen County Sheriff's Office. A longtime deputy says he was fired for doing the right thing. Full story...
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Power coming back on in Bladen after snow caused outages

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video More than six inches of snow fell in Bladen County this weekend. It was apparently too much for many power lines to handle. Full story...
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Business back as E'town revitalization takes Christmas break

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video Christmas time is always important for businesses. That's why shop owners in Bladen County are glad their town put a hold on its revitalization project until the holidays are over. Full story...
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Bladen shelter waives adoption fees during holidays

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The animal shelter in Bladen County is making it easier for you to adopt a pet during the holidays. Full story...
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Group helps save animals from certain death at shelters

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video Many area animal shelters are filled to the brim with animals who need homes. Often, these dogs and cats remain unadopted and eventually may have to be put down in order to make room for the other animals. That's where a local organization steps in to help. Full story...
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Students in Bladen county bundled up inside classroom

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video Students at Bladenboro Middle School are having to learn in the cold. The school's heat works in only some parts of the building. Full story...
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VOTE 2010: Prentis Benston wins sheriff's race in Bladen County

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videoThe Bladen County Sheriff's race has been intense between the supporters for both candidates. WWAY's John Rendleman caught up with both candidates once the race was decided Tuesday night. Full story...
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