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Trio arrested in Bladen County tractor theft

Three men have been arrested for stealing a tractor in Bladen County, according to deputies.

Documentary about Bladen teen’s death nominated for PBS award

As we continue to shed light on racial violence and injustice, you can vote for the film.

Bladen County graduate asks deputy to be ‘honorary dad’ for graduation

A deputy put down his badge and picked up an "honorary dad" title for a young woman's high school graduation in Bladen County.

Bladen County inmate recognized after finding loaded handgun

An inmate in Bladen County has been recognized by the sheriff's office. The inmate was out on the litter patrol unit when he found a stolen handgun.

Lennon Lacy documentary to air on PBS

A documentary that examines the controversial death of Bladen County teenager Lennon Lacy will soon air on PBS.

Former union president pleads guilty to money charges

The former president of the union representing workers at the massive Smithfield Foods plant in eastern North Carolina has pleaded guilty to helping embezzle more than $200,000 of the local chapter’s money.

Bladen man arrested after bloody attack, victim found lying on sidewalk

A woman was airlifted to a Wilmington hospital after she was stabbed in Bladenboro Thursday morning, police say.

Bladenboro man sentenced for breaking into elderly woman’s home

A Bladenboro man will spend the next several years behind bars for breaking into an elderly woman’s home in 2018.

Family speaks out 5 years after Lennon Lacy’s death

Today marks five years since a Bladen County High School student was found hanging on a swing set in Bladenboro. 

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District attorney addresses suspect’s release from jail before police standoff

The man involved in a nearly 10-hour standoff with police Monday morning had been arrested and released from jail just hours earlier. Now the district attorney is explaining why that happened.

Save Our Hospital, Inc. takes final shot against NHRMC sale

Less than a week before county commissioners are expected to vote on a final agreement between New Hanover County and Novant Health to sell New Hanover Regional Medical Center, one local non-profit is aiming to delay the process until certain documents are made public.

Tillis, Cunningham spar over vacant SCOTUS seat and police reform in second Senate debate

Sen. Thom Tillis (R) and Democratic challenger Cal Cunningham took part in the second North Carolina Senate race debate on Tuesday, September 22 in Raleigh.

President Donald Trump bans offshore drilling in North Carolina through 2032

For the past several years, many people along our coast have been concerned about the possibility of oil drilling just offshore.