Budget stalemate continues as new school year nears

The budget battle appears to be moving slow, but the clock is ticking as teachers soon head back to begin preparations for the upcoming school year. Many will not see a pay raise yet according to school officials.

Historic Wilmington Foundation announces list of ‘Most Threatened Places’

The Historic Wilmington Foundation announced the 12 new sites around the Cape Fear on the list of "Most Threatened Places" for 2019 and 2020.

100 Black Men of Coastal North Carolina raising funds to send teens to college

The 100 Black Men of Coastal North Carolina Chapter will be holding its 2nd Annual Awards Recognition and Fundraiser this Saturday at Wrightsville Beach.

Juror Appreciation Month recognizes the importance of jury service to the community

Most people react in one of two ways when they receive a jury summons in the mail; either embrace it by willingly serve or try to find an way to be excused from service.

Sheriff warns public about phone scams

The Bladen County Sheriff's Office is warning the public about phone scams in the area.

Child abduction suspect arrested in Columbus County

According to the Bladen County Sheriff's Office, the second suspect in the abduction of 4-month-old Lonnisha Renee Askew has been arrested. Lonnie Lee Williams, 29, of Tabor City was arrested Thursday afternoon.

Bladen County Schools pre-k screening begins next week

Bladen County Schools will begin pre-kindergarten enrollment for eligible children for the upcoming school year next week.

Second suspect wanted in Bladen County abduction

The Bladen County Sheriff's Office is searching for a second suspect in an abduction that launched an Amber Alert.

Mother charged with child abduction makes first court appearance

The woman charged with abducting her child from a daycare earlier this week made her first court appearance in Bladen County Wednesday.

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