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Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 07/16/2014 - 6:39am.READ MORE:
Submitted by Helen Holt on Fri, 07/11/2014 - 4:00pm.READ MORE:
Some residents in Clarkton say there's something wrong with their water bills. They say say it's a problem that should have been fixed months ago. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/08/2014 - 2:41pm.READ MORE:
A Bladen County father has pleaded guilty to killing his baby daughter nearly two years ago. The District Attorney's Office says Juan Andres Hernandez, 22, will spend as much as 10 years five months behind bars after pleading guilty to second-degree murder today. Full story...
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 07/07/2014 - 9:36am.READ MORE:
A man is behind bars under a $158,000 secured bond after investigators say he stole a police car and led them on a chase through two counties. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/01/2014 - 5:54pm.READ MORE:
Several people were paying the minimum amount on their electric bill Tuesday, just trying to keep lights and air conditioner on. Thanks to Perry's Emporium, the Surprise Squad was in Bladen County today to help out. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 06/19/2014 - 3:56pm.READ MORE:
It looks like factory workers at the Smithfield plant in Tar Heel won't be headed back to work until tomorrow. The pork packing plant has been shut down since an ammonia leak Tuesday morning. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 06/19/2014 - 12:51pm.READ MORE:
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Wed, 06/18/2014 - 4:34pm.READ MORE:
The latest on the Smithfield ammonia leak. The world's largest pork production plant still is not producing anything after yesterday's incident. Smithfield representatives say all safety checks for factory machinery and equipment was up-to-date. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/17/2014 - 3:59pm.READ MORE:
Smithfield Foods says it is working with local emergency agencies to determine the cause of an apparent ammonia leak at its packing plant in Tar Heel in Bladen County, a company spokeswoman said. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 06/12/2014 - 3:43pm.READ MORE:
A Bladen County woman is headed to prison for the 2011 murder of a teenager. The District Attorney's Office says a judge today sentenced Shakendria Harper for the second-degree murder of Princess Cromartie, 17. Full story...