Bladen County News
Judge helps catch suspected shoplifters
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Tue, 12/17/2013 - 9:29pm.

videoLocal Judge helps nab suspected shoplifters. Lawrence Albert Davis and Tracey Nicole Tart were charged after shoplifting from the Dollar General in Dublin Sunday afternoon around 4:45 PM.

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Bladenboro Town Administrator resigns after being asked to step down
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Mon, 12/09/2013 - 6:14pm.

videoBladenboro's Town Administrator resigns one week after he was served a warrant for simple assault and a criminal summons for communicating threats. Delane Jackson resigned Monday at noon after Bladenboro Mayor Livingston Lewis said commissioners asked Jackson to step down.

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Soldier's homecoming an early Christmas surprise for daughter
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Fri, 12/06/2013 - 4:08pm.

videoAn ordinary school day turned into one a little girl will never forget, when her father returned home early from Afghanistan. Caroline McKernan thought she was performing on stage for her class, but she was in for a big surprise.

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Bladenboro town administrator charged
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/02/2013 - 4:09pm.

videoFor the second time this year, Bladenboro's town administrator has been charged with a crime. The Bladen County Sheriff's Office says Delane Jackson was served with a warrant for arrest for simple assault and a criminal summons for communicating threats.

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Bladen Community College closing early due to utility problem
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 11/14/2013 - 8:39am.

A facilities utility problem is forcing administrators at Bladen Community College in Dublin shut down the campus early today.

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Bladen County leaders won't talk about issues inside jail
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Tue, 11/12/2013 - 5:45pm.

videoEver since Linda Edwards, 44, hanged herself in the Bladen County Jail last week, we've heard several reports of poor conditions inside the jail. So today WWAY went back to bladen county looking for answers.

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FIRST ON 3: Woman hangs herself in Bladen Co. Jail; inmates complain of conditions
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Tue, 11/05/2013 - 7:23pm.

videoThe Bladen County Sheriff says a woman is dead after she hanged herself in jail just hours after a judge denied her request for a lower bond. Linda Hester Edwards, 44, attempted suicide at the Bladen County Jail Monday. She was taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center, where she died this morning.

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UPDATE: Leak contained at DuPont plant in Bladen County
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Thu, 10/31/2013 - 8:35pm.

After a leak at the DuPont Fayetteville Works Plant on Highway 87 in Bladen County, the company says no one in the community needs to take action.

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Pedestrian killed while walking with family
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Fri, 10/18/2013 - 10:37pm.

video A Bladen County man was killed last night while walking with his family along Airport Road. Now his family is left with a void in their heart.

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Elizabethtown woman accused of selling cocaine
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Mon, 10/14/2013 - 11:00pm.

Elizabethtown Police arrested Glynis Denise Powell, 49, at 402 Quail Street on Oct. 9.

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