Governor Easley announces local counties will receive grant money

Governor Easley announced Monday that Bladen, Columbus, and Pender counties will receive grant money to help low-income families repair their homes.

Local election boards still counting up final vote totals

Local election boards have been working through out the day to count up all the final vote totals.

Some believe students AYP scores are misleading

videoJust 5 out of 14 Bladen County schools met Adequate Yearly Progress requirements. Even so, some Bladen County parents we spoke with said they are not concerned, and they believe schools are doing all they can.

Bladen County voting off smoothly

Like many other counties, Bladen County has had a steady turnout.

Friday brought another large turnout for voting

videoTomorrow is the last day of early-voting. Large turnouts at the polls have caused several counties to extend the deadline to meet the demand. With all the talk about the heavy turnout for this year's elections, many voters made sure they were prepared before getting in line.

Questions around party affiliation in school board elections

videoWe are just days away from Election Day, but have you considered who you will vote for when it comes to your children? Party affiliation plays a role in our area when it comes to school board elections, but why?

WWAY Chick-fil-A Player of the Week

videoThe high school football season started last Friday night. Every Wednesday on news channel 3 we will honor a WWAY Chick-fil-A Player of the Week.

East Bladen vs. Whiteville Gear Up For Game of the Week

videoThe Wolfpack of Whiteville will host East Bladen on Friday in our game of the week.

Train derails in Bladen County

videoAll Bladen and Columbus County emergency personnel were called Saturday to respond to the scene of a CSX train derailment in East Arcadia.

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