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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. 

AMBER ALERT UPDATE: Mother considered dangerous, abducted child found

The baby abducted from a Bladen County daycare has severe medical complications and needs special care, according to Sheriff Jim McVicker.

Bladen Co. man arrested in connection to North Myrtle Beach sexual assault

Derby C. Sykes of Bladenboro is charged with criminal sexual conduct, third degree. Police say Sykes allegedly made contact with a 16-year-old girl who was swimming in the ocean.

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Governor Roy Cooper and North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Dr. Mandy Cohen gave an update on COVID-19 Tuesday afternoon.

Willie Garson, ‘Sex and the City’ actor, dead at 57

In the wake of his passing, Garson's many friends and former colleagues expressed their love for the actor.

Opening of applications for CFPUA COVID Relief Program

To qualify for the program, customers’ household income must be at or below 80 percent of the Area Household Income for New Hanover County.

House OKs debt and funding plan, inviting clash with GOP

The bill now goes to the Senate, where it is likely to falter because of overwhelming GOP opposition.