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

Bladen County News

Hundreds march for Lennon Lacy

READ MORE:
videoHundreds gathered at The First Baptist Church in Bladenboro on Saturday to march for Lennon Lacy, the 17 year old West Bladen High School student who was found dead in August. Full story...
»

FBI looking into Lennon Lacy hanging death

READ MORE:
videoNearly three months after a Bladen County teen was found hanging from a swingset, federal investigators are now involved in the case. Full story...
»

Three solar farms coming to Eastern NC

READ MORE:
videoDuke Energy announced Monday that the North Carolina Utilities Commission approved three proposed solar facilities in eastern North Carolina. Full story...
»

Innocence hearing underway for man convicted in Bladen Co. double murder

READ MORE:
videoThe North Carolina Innocence Inquiry Commission begins a 3-day hearing Wednesday in the case of a 70-year-old man who claims he did not kill a mother and her daughter in 1976. Full story...
»

NAACP offers no real update in Lacy investigation

READ MORE:
video The NAACP billed a news conference this afternoon as one with new information in the Lennon Lacy investigation but the president of the North Carolina chapter offered no new information outside of a date for a rally to be held later this month. Full story...
»

NAACP offers update in Lennon Lacy investigation

READ MORE:
videoThe North Carolina NAACP will hold what organizers are calling a community mass meeting to discuss what it calls new findings in the investigation of the death of Lennon Lacy. Full story...
»

Fire takes a life, 12 dogs and leaves family homeless

READ MORE:
video An Elizabethtown family is grieving the loss of a mother and now in need of a home following a house fire. "She was my life," Shari Ross said. Ross is mourning the loss of her mother Patricia Clay and at the same time facing the idea of being homeless. Last Saturday morning around 2:30 Ross woke up to her brother yelling. Full story...
»

Bladen Co. murder suspect arrested, second still at large

READ MORE:
videoOne of two suspects wanted for murder in Bladen County is behind bars. The Bladen County Sheriff's Office says Ernest Raysean Gray, 23, was arrested without incident just before 9 a.m. Full story...
»

Outside review of Lennon Lacy death investigation released

READ MORE:
video The NC NAACP released the findings of an outside review of how Lennon Lacy's death investigation was handled. The Bladen County teenager was found dead, hanging from a swing set, in late August. His death was ruled a suicide. The new report questions the investigation from the very start. Full story...
»

Clarkton man sentenced for assault that cost landlord sight in one eye

READ MORE:
videoA Clarkton man will spend at least six years behind bars for assaulting his landlord more than two years ago. Shawn Nathan Faulk pleaded guilty to felony malicious maiming. Full story...
»