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Thorough investigation is necessary - Bladen Journal
On Jan. 31, Donte Jones, age 16, was arrested, charged and housed in the Bladen County jail amongst the adult population. He was charged with attempted murder for defending his mother against his stepfather, Kevin White. The altercation allegedly derived ...
Service to offer new price reports for local products - Bladen Journal
RALEIGH — The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumers Services’ State and Federal Market News Service is launching a series of new reports focusing on locally produced agricultural products. Reports for the state-operated farmers markets in ...
Count your blessing every day - Bladen Journal
The average American is happy to have a paying job with the opportunity to make a little more money. Most Americans would like to work a few extra hours when they could. However, many Americans dream of retiring to fish, golf, garden, or relax. Others ...
Cross, Melvin - Bladen Journal
Mr. and Mrs. Powell Jennings Cross of Elizabethtown announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter Caitlin Alyssa to Charles Dustin Melvin, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Daniel Melvin of White Oak. The wedding ceremony will take place on Saturday, Sept.
Clark, Merritt - Bladen Journal
Donna Clark of Garland and Brandon Merritt of Harrells announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. The bride-elect is the daughter of the late Linda Clark of Garland. She earned an associate degree in general education and is employed by Danaher.
Bladenboro gearing up for Fun Day on Saturday - Bladen Journal
BLADENBORO — Folks looking for something to kick off the fall festival season need look no further than Bladenboro as they prepare for the 22nd annual Bladenboro Fun Day on Saturday. Joyce Walters, one of the organizers of the event, said the day will ...
Giving back to the community - Bladen Journal
ELIZABETHTOWN — A local man has made it his mission and ministry to give back to the community that gave so much to him and his family when he was growing up. Hubert Horne, founder of I AM Inc., said the inspiration for his ministry was his upbringing.
Have you ever been photobombed? - Bladen Journal
Have you ever thought about bombs? Up until a few weeks ago, I’d not really given much thought about them. But one day recently that all changed and I began researching different types of bombs. In my research I learned that there are pipe bombs, smoke ...
Collegiate bass fishing championship to air Sept. 3 - Bladen Journal
FLORENCE, Ala. — Fans of collegiate bass fishing will get the chance to experience the excitement of the nation’s largest collegiate bass fishing event on Wednesday, Sept. 3, when the 2014 BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship airs on the NBC ...
Knowing the weather behooves boaters - Bladen Journal
ANNAPOLIS, Md. – For boaters, sailors or anglers, knowing the forecast and understanding the weather can mean the difference between smooth, sunny sailing or slogging through uncomfortably rough seas. Weather for Boaters, a new online course from the ...