make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Bladen County News

Thieves shoot Bladen Co. woman when she arrives home

READ MORE:
A homeowner arrived home this morning to find a gray older model car in the driveway. Two black males exited the residence and the victim was shot by the suspects. Full story...
»

Two arrested for theft of scrap metal

READ MORE:
Samuel Stephenson Butler II, 26, and Jessica Renea Hunt, 27, of 405 Melvin Road Elizabethtown were both arrested on 01/05/2012 and charged with Felony Larceny and Felony Possession of Stolen Property. Full story...
»

Stolen shotgun recovered during New Year's Eve traffic stop

READ MORE:
The Bladen County Sheriff's Office says it ended 2011 by catching a man with a stolen shotgun. Full story...
»

Bladen Co. man gets life in prison for 2009 murder

READ MORE:
A Bladen County jury ruled Kevin Christopher Rogers killed Sean Maurice Lesane in 2009 and sent him to prison for life. Full story...
»

Administration denies gang activity at West Bladen High School

READ MORE:
video Parents of students at West Bladen High School met tonight to discuss student safety in their school in relation to an incident that happened on campus last month. In November, there was at least one fight on campus that some people suspected was gang related. Thursday night, the school board said that was not the case, but some parents still disagree. Full story...
»

Classmates mourn 8-year-old boy killed in hunting accident

READ MORE:
video An eight-year-old boy died Friday after a hunting accident in Bladen County. Family and friends gathered in Clinton for James Ethan Bartley's funeral today. Meanwhile, his friends at school mourned their classmate. Full story...
»

JUST ADD HOPE: Church surprises Thanksgiving shoppers with free groceries

READ MORE:
video A small Clarkton church is adding hope by surprising Thanksgiving shoppers with a holiday treat and footing the bill for their turkey and all the fixin's. Full story...
»

Sheriff, school district say no evidence of gang issues after school fight

READ MORE:
Things were back to normal at West Bladen High School today. The Bladen County Sheriff's Office and school district say there was at least one fight yesterday at the school. Full story...
»

Crossing enemy lines: Ken Cross starting to settle in at East Bladen

READ MORE:
video Leaving West Bladen to coach at East Bladen is like going from Duke to UNC. It's just not common. Back in May Ken Cross resigned as the West Bladen boys basketball coach to coach at East Bladen. It's been an adjustment for both the players and Cross, but it's a good adjustment. Full story...
»

C.J. Melvin intends to go back to ECU

READ MORE:
Courtney "C.J." Melvin would like to play college basketball at East Carolina. She's just not ready to do it this season. The former East Bladen standout would like to re-join the Pirate Nation for the 2012-2013 season. Full story...
»