Bladen County Headlines...35 Years Ago
The J.O. Bullard Annual Family Reunion was
held at the Bladenboro Community Clubhouse.
J.C. “Tater” Shaw was reelected Bladenboro Fire
Chief. Bill Perritt was elected Assistant Chief.
J.D. King, Jr., a Bladen County native and a
new graduate of the North Carolina Highway Patrol
School, was assigned to Jacksonville.
Bragg soldier was shot at the Hillside Club located
on the Cape Fear River.
The December meeting
of the Elizabethtown-White Lake Chamber of Commerce
was held at Bladen County Hospital.
officers were elected for the Bladenboro Rescue
Squad. They were Chief Wayne Hester, Assistant Chief
Robert Leggett and Secretary-Treasurer Leona Dove.
Members of the Board of Directors were Carsie Davis,
Jr., Dewey Yarborough and Jeff Lewis.