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Bladen County clears up rumors over dam failure, offers damage survey

Bladen County Emergency Services and the US Army Corp of Engineers are both addressing rumors that Lock and Dam 1 on the Cape Fear River has failed. 

Bladen County emergency officials prep for possible wintry weather

Bladen County's Emergency Services Director Bradley Kinlaw says they have made sure their equipment is running and working properly ahead of possible wintry weather.

Fire crews on scene at J.C. Pallet Company

Fire crews from eight different departments are on scene at J.C. Pallet Company.

Workers, homes evacuated after chemical reaction at Smithfield Plant

Several employees were taken to the hospital after a chemical reaction forced evacuations at the Smithfield Packing Plant in Tar Heel early Monday.

20+ kids taken to hospital after pool incident

The director of Emergency Services in Bladen County said about 25 kids were taken to a nearby hospital after too much chlorine was pumped into a water park.

Investigators searching for missing man last seen Saturday

Bladen County investigators are asking for the public's help in finding a missing man they say was last seen Saturday at his home.

Bladen Co. shelters closing after icy morning

videoThe winter storm that impacted most of the state caused a mess in Bladen County today, shutting down schools and knocking out power to hundreds of residents.

Bladen deputy fire marshal dies

Bladen County's Deputy Fire Marshal died last night after getting sick during a call over the weekend. John McCelland Hall, 48, died of a heart issue, according to Bladen County Emergency Services Director Bradley Kinlaw.

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Local summer camp has kids learning video game history

It's not your typical summer camp, but it's one that keeps these kid's heads in the game.

Victims identified in 13th St. shooting

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Beloved postal worker retires after delivering three decades of smiles

Residents of the Echo Farms community bid farewell to a beloved postal worker who retired after three decades of service on Friday afternoon.