Diabetes Educational Support Group meeting will be held
Thursday, August 28 at 5:30 p.m. at the Bladen County
Health Department. Everyone is invited...For more
info, call 910-862-6900, ext 5.
Plain Missionary Baptist Church, Clarkton, NC, presents
the gospel play, "The Vacant Seat" at Greater McKoy's
Chapel Church, Inc, 284 Center Road, Elizabethtown, on
Saturday, August 30, at 7p.m. The Mighty Echoes will
perform also. Everyone is invited to attend. It is
sponsored by Baker's Creek A.M.E. Zion Church.
Bladen County Transfer Station will be closed Monday,
September 1st, in observance of Labor Day. Normal
operations shall resume on Tuesday, September 2nd. All
other collection centers will be open to the public to
serve their trash disposal needs.
Sept. 13...A BBQ
Plate Fundraiser for Sammy Strickland is planned for
September 13 at the Bladenboro Historical building from
4 to 7 p.m. Plates are $7 each, tea is included.
You can eat in or take out. Homemade cakes will be
on sale. Sammy is suffering from stage 4 cancer,
has not be able to work for weeks and disability has not
been approved. Everyone is invited, sponsored by the
Bladenboro Benefit Committee and local churches.
2nd Annual Tent Revival will be held at Suggs Grove
Baptist Church from September 18-20 beginning at 7 p.m.
nightly. Singing, preaching and drama teams
nightly. It's free and everyone is invited.
On the 18th, The Colly Chapel Church Choir and the
McNeils will sing. Friday and Saturday, the 19th
and 20th, it will be preaching and singing by Ernie
Dawson and Heirline. The church is located on NC
hwy 53W. Visit the website at
suggsgrovebaptist.org or call Rev. Bradley Tatum at
910-876-2223 for more info..
Oct. 5...Richardson Baptist Church,
in Bladenboro, will celebrate its 100 Year
Anniversary at Homecoming on October 5. A program
on the history of Richardson will begin at 10 a.m.
Dinner will be served in the Fellowship hall and on
the grounds. Feel free to dress in old-fashion
clothing, if you like, but come and join in the
Oct 5 - 10......FALL
REVIVAL at Friendship Baptist Church will begin on
Sunday night, October 5 at 630 pm with Rev. Rob Wingo
from Sharon Baptist Church delivering the message
nightly. Monday thru Friday services will begin at
7 pm nightly. We will have special singing
nightly. Feel free to come and worship with us.
Church is located at 1989 Bull Street in Garland, NC.
For more info, contact Rev. Gary McMillan at
Sept. 6...The Annual
Bladenboro Fun Day Carnival will be held Saturday,
September 6 from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Bladenboro
Historical Building. It will be a FUN DAY for all
ages...Included this year are Camel & Pony rides, Games,
Bounce Houses, Delicious Food and a great variety of
Entertainment and more. Bring the whole family to
FUN DAY at the Bladenboro Historical Building, 818 South
Main Street on Saturday, September 6.
Oct 11....The 2nd Annual St. James
Festival Pageant is scheduled for Oct. 11, 2014 at 1
p.m. at the St. James Volunteer Fire Department, 3203
Old Northeast Road, Lake Waccamaw, NC. Admission
is $4 and children age 4 and under get in free.
Applications are being accepted for contestants until
September 12, 2014. For more info, contact Alicia
Mitchell at 910-770-5222.
Creek Baptist Church, located at 6062 Mercer Mill Road,
Clarkton will be celebrating their 100th year Homecoming
Anniversary! Everyone is invited to attend
Friday, October 24th....at
Elizabethtown Middle School, Special music provided by
Ivan Parker beginning at 7 p.m.
at White's Creek special music by the Lumber River Qt
and C.J.Bordeaux will be guest speaker.
Oct 26....Sunday, Services begin at 10:30
a.m...Special music by Brian Free & Assurance.
Steven Harrelson will be the guest speaker and dinner
will follow the service....YOU ARE INVITED TO ALL
Oct. 25....The 8th
Annual Beast of Bladenboro festival will be held
Saturday, October 25. Vendors, rides, games, bounce
houses, horse and wagon rides, camel and pony rides.
Southeastern cruisers car show returns and Lizard Lick
towing will be visiting. Food galore...hotdogs,
funnel cakes, collard sandwiches, BBQ and more.
Music throughout the day featuring local talent and the
special guest will be the Fantastic Shakers from 7 to
9:30 p.m The Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 10
p.m and everyone is invited to downtown Bladenboro.
For more info call 910-840-1603.
Community College Foundation Annual Fall Fundraising
Event - Thursday, October 25, 2014, 6:00 PM @Camp
Clearwater. Contact: Linda Burney, 910-879-5519
for more information