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  1. Walls earns scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Bladen Journal

    Tavoy Walls of Clarkton was recently awarded the North Carolina National Guard Association Scholarship for $1,000 by the organization's Educational Foundation. Walls has excelled academically and participated in numerous community and school activities.

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  2. Hair, Esters tabbed tops in Bladen CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Bladen Journal

    ... Bladen Community College. Esters began her career as a principal in 2010 at Booker T Washington Primary School in Clarkton before taking over the reigns at Tar Heel Middle School. Esters attended St. Augustine's College in Raleigh where she ...

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  3. Hair, Esters tabbed tops in Bladen CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Bladen Journal

    ... Bladen Community College. Esters began her career as a principal in 2010 at Booker T Washington Primary School in Clarkton before taking over the reigns at Tar Heel Middle School. Esters attended St. Augustine's College in Raleigh where she ...

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  4. Hometown artists in the running to perform at Carolina Country Music FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Hometown artists in the running to perform at Carolina Country M - WECT TV6-WECT.com:News, weather & sports Wilmington, NC Two country artists from southeastern North Carolina are finalists to perform at the inaugural Carolina Country Music Festival in Myrtle Beach. Wilmington's Madonna Nash and Clarkton native Chris James were selected as part of the top 10 regional ReverbNation Artists.

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  5. Board of Education, commissioners hold joint budget sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Bladen Journal

    ... savings would only be about $150,000 if the students housed at Plain View and Booker T. Washington were moved to Clarkton. Taylor also disclosed that the Board of Education has been studying the potential of consolidating schools and reducing the ...

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  6. Seahawks in 6th after two round at CAA golf ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... her opening round with a score of 74, moving her to a tie for 15th place. Freshman Kayla Thompson (West Bladen H.S./Clarkton, N.C.) carded an 84 in the second round while freshman Chandler Danielson (West Henderson H.S./Etowah, N.C.) rounded out the ...

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  7. Seahawk women's golf in 4th place after first-round of CAA ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... first round, including back-to-back birdies on the 15th and 16th holes. Freshman Kayla Thompson (West Bladen H.S./Clarkton, N.C.) shot a six-over par score of 78 in the first round to tie for 18th place while fellow freshman Alaina Yeatts (Trinity ...

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  8. Breaking and entering ring bustedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Bladen Journal

    ... He is currently in Bladen County Jail under a $111,000 secured bond. - Teddy Randal Deaver Jr., 31, of Clarkton. Deaver was charged with two counts of felony breaking and entering, three counts of felony larceny, three counts of felony possession of ...

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  9. Reversing years of decayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Bladen Journal

    ... there was no unified school system in Bladen County until the 1920s, when bonds were issued to build schools in Clarkton, Elizabethtown, White Oak and Kelly. A article from the 1930s issue of the Bladen Journal reads that many of the schools were ...

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  10. Smith opens new heating and air companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Bladen Journal

    A new heating and cooling business opened its doors with a familiar face to Bladen County folks on March 2. Daine Smith, who spent many years with the heating and air conditioning portion of Campbell Oil, opened his new business - Cape Fear Heating & Cooling, LLC, in Clarkton. The owners of Campbell Oil Company approached Smith in January and wanted to exit the HVAC business in an effort to focus more on the core part of their business - convenience stores and oil and gas.

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  11. Vidant Health celebrates World Kidney Day, offers free screeningRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... infection, nephrotic syndrome, systemic diseases, trauma, and urine blockage or reflux. Octivius Council, of Clarkton in Bladen County, was born premature with kidney disease and has needed extensive care since birth. Now 11, Octivius has a new ...

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  12. Investigation leads to three arrests for drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Bladen Journal

    On the heels of a joint effort between the Bladen County Sheriff's Office and Elizabethtown Police Department that resulted in 12 arrests on drug charges, the Sheriff's Office teamed up with Elizabethtown and Clarkton police on a searxch warrant that netted three arrests on drug charges. "On Wednesday, March 4, the Bladen County Sheriff's Office, with assistance from the Elizabethtown Police Department and Clarkton Police Department, conducted a search warrant at 110 N. Mitchell Ford Road in Clarkton as a response to citizen complaints and an undercover investigation," said Sheriff Jim McVicker.

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  13. Investigation leads to three arrests for drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Bladen Journal

    On the heels of a joint effort between the Bladen County Sheriff's Office and Elizabethtown Police Department that resulted in 12 arrests on drug charges, the Sheriff's Office teamed up with Elizabethtown and Clarkton police on a searxch warrant that netted three arrests on drug charges. "On Wednesday, March 4, the Bladen County Sheriff's Office, with assistance from the Elizabethtown Police Department and Clarkton Police Department, conducted a search warrant at 110 N. Mitchell Ford Road in Clarkton as a response to citizen complaints and an undercover investigation," said Sheriff Jim McVicker.

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  14. 3 Clarkton men arrested on drug charges in multi-agency bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    According to officials, community complaints led to an undercover investigation by The Bladen County Sheriff's Office, Elizabethtown Police Department, and the Clarkton Police Department. Authorities executed a search warrant at a residence in the 100 block of North Mitchell Road in Clarkton on Wednesday and confiscated over six ounces of marijuana as well as large amounts of prescription pills.

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  15. Joint agency effort results in drug arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Bladen Journal

    ... two counts manufacture cocaine, and maintain a dwelling. His bond was $76,000. -Paul Troy, 29, of 318 Lucy's Dr., Clarkton, was charged with possession with intent to sell and deliver cocaine, sell cocaine, deliver cocaine, and manufacture cocaine. ...

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  16. Columbus County woman busted for selling oxycodoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... or distributing oxycodone throughout the communities of Welches Creek, Farmer's Union, Whiteville, and areas around Clarkton in Bladen County.

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  17. Tip leads to second arrest in 2014 murder investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Bladen Journal

    Investigators with the Bladen County Sheriff's Office and Elizabethtown Police Department have made a second arrest in the case of an October murder in Bladen County. According to Bladen County Sheriff Jim McVicker, Twasjay Roddreek Brown, 21, of Clarkton was arrested Monday and charged with the first-degree murder of Malcolm Melvin.

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  18. Second murder suspect arrested from October 2014 shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | BladenOnline

    Twasjay Roddreek Brown was arrested Monday and charged with first degree murder in the shooting death of Jerome Melvin in October 2014, Bladen County Sheriff Jim McVicker said Wednesday. Brown, 21, was found near Jasmine Lane outside of Clarkton on Monday after investigators received a tip about his whereabouts from the N.C. Probation and Parole Office in Elizabethtown, McVicker said.

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  19. Second suspect in 2014 Elizabethtown murder in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... from the North Carolina Probation Parole Office in Elizabethtown. Police responded to Jasmine Lane outside of Clarkton and took Brown into custody without incident. Ernest Raysean Gray, 24, was arrested in October , shortly after the murder ...

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  20. Bus driver cited in Bladen County school bus accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    A bus driver was cited for exceeding a safe speed in an accident involving a Bladen County school bus last Friday. Bladen County emergency crews responded to the accident around 3:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 6. According to Bradley Kinlaw, emergency services director for Bladen County, the bus rolled over onto its side on Mercer Mill Road between Elizabethtown and Clarkton.

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