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Village Street Apartments at 208 Village Street 4-D Bladenboro, NC 28320 is accepting applications for the elderly, handicapped & disabled. We have 1& 2 bedrooms available with limited rental assistance.  Washer, dryer hook up ready! Fridge and stove supplied! Close to local doctor’s & shopping centers.

For more information, please call 910-863-4491 MondayFriday 9:00am – 4:00pm

Hill Estates Apartments at 208 Village Street 4-D Bladenboro, NC 28320 is accepting applications for the elderly, handicapped & disabled. We have 1 bedrooms available with rental assistance.  Washer, dryer hook up ready! Fridge and stove supplied! Close to local doctor’s & shopping centers.

For more information, please call 910-863-4491 MondayFriday 9:00am – 4:00pm

2 bedrooms, 1 bath apartment, stove and refrigerator.  900 Brisson Avenue, Elizabethtown, $300/month.  919-801-3326(cell), 919-957-7422  (office).

Rosewood Estates Apartments-549 NC Hwy 410, Bladenboro, NC 28320 is accepting applications. Housing for Elderly, Handicapped, and Disabled. Rental Assistance Available! Washer, Dryer Hookup ready! Close to Local Doctors & Shopping Centers. Quiet Neighborhood. For more information, please call 910-862-8436.

Oak Estates Apartments- 420 E McKay St., Elizabethtown, NC 28337 ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS- Rental Assistance Available. Close to Doctors and Shopping- Quiet Neighborhood – Washer/Dryer Hook Up Ready. No App. Hours: 9:00 – 4:00 Mon-Wed-Friday- Tel. 910 -991-3166.

McLeod Village Apartments: 615 McLeod Street 9E Elizabethtown, NC 28337. Accepting Applications!!  Rental Assistance available. One bedroom available, Housing for the eldery, Handicap, and disabled. Close to Doctors and shopping. Quite neighborhood. Washer/Dryer hook up ready. Hours: 9am-4pm. Tuesday-Thursday. 910-862-3339.  

Camper lots for rent from $2,700 up to $3,200 for each year from June 1 through May 31 of each year.  Utilities are not included.  We are running a special!!! If you rent a lot in the campground for your camper, we will take off $1,000 for your first year of lot rent!  Please call Susan Inman at 910-872-2072 or 910-862-2427 for further information or to set up an appointment to view the available lots in Regal Resort.

Property For Sale


We have three mobile homes for sale in Carolina Bay – Regal Resort.  The lot rent is $200 per month and this includes having the grass mowed.  Call Susan at 910-872-2072.
For sale by owner:

Home for Sale:

1680 Sq. Ft. Brick Home on Lot #14 of East Hills (1.53 acres)

104 Winter Circle

Elizabethtown, NC 28337

1680 Heated Sq. Feet

Price:  $138,500

Built – 1977

Bedrooms  3

Baths  2

Appliances  Refrigerator, Range, Dishwasher

Water & Sewer  Town of Elizabethtown

Electricity – Duke Energy

Fireplace – Gas Logs

Heat/AC – Central Gas Pack 

Flooring – Carpet, Tile & Vinyl 

Porches – Front Porch

Storage  Adequate Attic Space & Storage/Laundry Room (8’ x 20’)

Carport  One Car

Fencing – Entire Backyard Fenced


Within last 5 years – New Shingles

Contact Info:

Beverly Bridgers (910-876-1273)

Denise Bridgers  (910-862-5979)

This 2 bed 2 bath single family home is 2147 square feet, and was completely remodeled in 2011. The house is located on 2.46 acres in Cape Owen Manor at 433 Hillcrest Drive in Elizabethtown, NC .  The asking price is $210,000.

Contact Sam McPherson at (910)840-2697 for more information.


March 18: Multi-Family Yard Sale, Furniture, clothes and lots more! 7 am until at 8849 US HWY 701 South, Clarkton, NC 28433 in the parking lot of Cape Fear Heating and Cooling.



Guest Services Representative  

Bladen County Hospital-Cape Fear Valley~ Elizabethtown is seeking a Part Time Guest Services Rep for the Patient Relations Dept.

High School grad or equivalent.  Must have excellent Guest Relations skills.  Competitive Salary.

Send Resume to or by fax to G Jackson 910-862-1127.

Emereau Bladen Charter School Seeks School Bus Drivers
Emereau: Bladen, a K-6 public charter school, opening in Bladen County in August seeks experienced and licensed school bus drivers to provide safe and reliable transportation for our students to and from school each day.
Base pay of $24,500 (35 weeks of school) for highly qualified and experienced drivers with an opportunity for health insurance and retirement benefits. Employment begins on July 10, 2017. Please email a resume to or call 910-247-6595.
Emereau: Bladen Charter School seeks School Nurse
Emereau: Bladen, a K-6 public charter school, opening in Bladen County in August seeks a Registered Nurse to provide nursing services to students in a school setting with a focus on early detection, intervention, referral, anticipatory guidance and close follow up in order to decrease absenteeism and improve school performance in students served. The School Nurse will serve as liaison for student’s health services with school staff, parents and community providers.

A Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing and one year of nursing experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is preferred. A current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina by the N. C. Board of Nursing and a valid North Carolina driver license is required. 

The position, with a base pay of $32,500.00 (32 hours per week), and opportunities for health insurance and retirement benefits begins on Wednesday, July 19, 2017. Please email a resume to or call 910-247-6595.
Please email resume and cover letter to or call 910-247-6595.

Town of Clarkton

Water-Wastewater Backup Operator

Town of Clarkton
81 N. Elm St.
P.O. Box 307 Clarkton, NC 28433 Phone: 910-647-5961 Fax: 910-647-0013

Full-Time $10.00/hour, with opportunity of salary increase with benefits upon completion of training and licensing

Exempt Specialized Labor

The Town of Clarkton, is a municipal water-wastewater utility dedicated to ensuring our customers access to a clean and safe water supply while doing so in the most environmentally sound manner possible. We believe in promoting responsible water use and sustainable water practices to enhance the overall quality of our customers’ lives and meet our country’s future water needs. The Town of Clarkton also utilizes an up to date wastewater treatment facility and Skilled Operator responsible for the treatment of solid wastes collected from the sanitary sewer system. Having an Operator Responsible in charge with the mind set of being an Environmental Steward which serves to protect the public’s safety as well as the fragile ecosystems necessary for all life is Paramount to the Town’s Mission.

Comprised of skilled people who are the key to our everyday success, The Town of Clarkton values commitment, ethics, knowledge, and customer focused service that allows us to effectively deliver comprehensive water and wastewater services while achieving our mission of Superior Quality, Efficient Operations and Exceptional Service.

We offer employees an enjoyable, challenging, collaborative environment. Through encouraging career development, cross-training and the support of continued education we strive to give our employees the tools to succeed and create a path for professional growth.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Title

Water/Wastewater Treatment Backup Operator


All departments for purpose of Training

Supervisor’s Title

Operator Responsible in Charge, ORC

Job Summary

Under direct supervision, performs routine tasks related to the operation of water and/or wastewater treatment facilities. Assists with maintaining plant compliance with EPA standards and state water Commission. Performs general cleaning of grounds and buildings. Ensures plant safety and sanitary requirements.

Essential Functions

  •  Operates and maintains water and/or wastewater treatment equipment, ensuring compliance with state and federal environmental protection limits.
  • Monitors and samples well and groundwater upon entry to the system. Adjusts treatment levels when below-standard variances are detected. Samples water prior to exiting system.
  • Detects and reports atypical conditions, such as: damaged, malfunctioning and tampered meters, detecting and reporting leaks, high/low consumption, exposed wiring and other safety hazards.
  •  Conducts ongoing repairs to equipment, or shuts down equipment for more extensive maintenance and repair, activating alternate equipment as needed. Requests services of outside maintenance vendor for major repairs and overhauls.
  • Activates pumps, valves and other processing equipment to move water through various treatment processes. Disposes of waste materials removed from water in line with Company procedures and government controls.
  • Assists Lead Operator with emergency procedures in the event of overflow or spill of chemicals or unpurified water. Follows safety protocol.
  • Adds chemicals to water by predetermined formula. Advises Lead Operator when minimum inventory levels of these materials have been reached.
  • Reads and interprets meters and gauges on central control panel, or at individual machines or stages in the treatment process. Adjusts controls as needed. Retrieves computer reports on treatment process.
  • Prepares reports and maintains logs on meter readings, tests, chemical and equipment usage, and all other recordkeeping requirements; maintains various Company records and other reports as required by the state.
  • Back-washes filters and basins; handles chlorine in a safe, effective manner; assures proper working order of chlorine-related equipment.
  •  Cleans and maintains treatment plant, pumping stations and wells; prepares and paints equipment, walls and floors.
  •  Ensures regulatory compliance and adherence to Company policies and standards.
  •  Maintains a safe working environment and reports safety concerns to Area Manager.
  •  Constant, independent travel daily between worksites on Company time.
  •   Must work On-Call in rotation as scheduled; responds to emergency situations as required.



Poplar Heights is now hiring!!

We are currently looking for exceptional people to fill the following positions:

CNAs (all shifts)
LPNs/RNs (all shifts)
Med Tech (evening shift)
Dietary Aide (schedule may vary)

Please apply in person at 804 S. Poplar Street, Elizabethtown, NC or apply online at\careers

General Utility/Maintenance Worker

The Town of Bladenboro is seeking applicants for the position of General Utility/Maintenance Worker. Must be able to perform manual labor. Job duties to include working on water/sewer lines. Salary range: $20,981 – $27,528. Closing date for applications is March 30, 2017.

A Shelter Friend, in Bladenboro North Carolina Do you Love Animals and do not mind being
exposed to poo, pee and an assortment of bodily functions?. Do you Not mind jumping barking
and rambounchus animals.? Do you not mind going home smelling like dog, cat and bleach?
Then READ On!! We are looking for a flexible Animal Caregiver to work weekdays as well as
some weekend shifts Caregivers must be familiar with hard work and are responsible for taking
dogs out, providing food, water and any medications/treatments required, kennel cleaning; and
cat care. The pay is minimum wage . Applicants must have dependable transportation, have a
good work history, and Previous animal experience preferred. Hours will be between 15 and 25

hours a week.  Please submit inquiries and application to

Office Manager / Bookkeeper / Administrative Assistant

We are searching for an experienced person who is multi-talented, smart, flexible, self-motivated, and personable for a 2-part, full time job: Performing office functions for a small 6-room bed & breakfast inn in Elizabethtown, with additional duties providing administrative support for the owner’s small but busy architectural design business. Good computer skills are essential. Duties for both businesses will include basic bookkeeping, accounts payable & receivable, tax reporting, payroll, running errands, and filing. Duties for the bed & breakfast inn includes managing reservations, answering the phone, checking in guests, and other miscellaneous duties. Also, please be willing to chip in and help if we’re short-handed and need someone to assist in cleaning a room or two, or doing a little laundry! A sense of humor and a good personality are absolutely necessary. This is a full-time position, and benefits and working hours are flexible and negotiable. Hourly rate $12 to $22, depending on experience, education, and negotiated benefits. At least two references are required.

Email resume and letter of interest to



CAD Designer (Computer Aided Design)

Looking for an experienced CAD Designer or CAD Technician for preparing detailed architectural drawings for a small but busy and growing architectural office in Elizabethtown. Because we’re a small office, this job also includes field measuring, other “out-of-office” work, running some errands, and the opportunity to grow into a position managing and designing projects. Must be proficient in AutoCAD and PDF editing software, with good computer skills, competent in written communications, and have a basic understanding of building construction. A sense of humor and a good personality help, too. This is a full-time position, and benefits and working hours are flexible and negotiable. Hourly rate $15 to $30, depending on experience, education, and negotiated benefits. Our work includes a wide variety of commercial, residential, and industrial work. We prefer someone who can work at our office in Elizabethtown, not telecommuting, although exceptions may be made for the right person. At least two references are required.

Email resume and letter of interest to

Town of White Lake Police Department


Town of White Lake, a resort community, population of 846. Salary Grade 14. Salary range $33,746 – $52,306 plus excellent benefits.

Duties include patrolling the Town during an assigned shift, preventing, detecting and investigating disturbances and crime; performing traffic control work; apprehending suspects; and executing related assignments. Employee must exercise judgment, initiative and calm control when performing duties. Graduation from High School and completion of Basic Law Enforcement Training; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must possess a valid North Carolina driver’s license and have completed at least the minimum requirements established by the North Carolina Justice Training and Standards Commission for certified law enforcement officers.

Obtain applications at White Lake Municipal Building and return to Chief Bruce Smith, White Lake Police Department, 1879 White Lake Dr. PMB 7250, White Lake, NC 28337. Positions open until filled. Equal Opportunity Employer


Now Hiring ! Tax Specialist 
Experience Preferred but not Necessary will train
Please apply to link 

Quality Enhancement Coordinator

The applicant must posses a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education and a valid North Carolina Drivers License.

Bladen Smart Start offers Local Scheduled Salary.

For more information and to apply, please contact Lynn Vick, Executive Director of Bladen Smart Start at 910-862-3335.

Chief of Police

The Town of Garland, NC (635 pop.) is seeking a progressive, proactive policing official with a proven record of leadership for the position of Police Chief. The ideal candidate will be known for being self-motivated, energetic, and confident in their decision making and also demonstrates strong writing, analytical and technical skills.  A track record of strong community relations and valuing diversity will be expected.  A minimum of five years of progressive law enforcement experience and current certification by NC DOJ T&S is required.  Competitive benefits and salary is D.O.Q.  Submit application by November 14, 2016 to Applications available at or call 910-529-4141.  E.O.E.   



Project: Elizabethtown Small Business Incubator Renovation
207 East Broad St.
Elizabethtown, NC 28337

Owner: Bladen’s Bloomin’ Agri-Industrial, Inc.
218 Aviation Parkway, Suite A
Elizabethtown, NC 28337

Sealed bids will be received until 2 p.m. on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at the office of Chris Adams, AIA Architect, 105 Cromartie Road, Elizabethtown, NC, for the Renovation and Upfit of an existing single-story building of 4,048 gross square feet, including selective demolition, general construction, mechanical work, electrical work, and site work.

All bid proposals must be submitted in sealed envelopes clearly marked “Elizabethtown Small Business Incubator Renovation Proposal” and must be received by the Architect by the above referenced time and date. Bids will be opened, read aloud, and reviewed at the office of Chris Adams, AIA Architect, 105 Cromartie Road, Elizabethtown, NC, at 2:15 PM on Thursday, April 27, 2017 by Architect Chris Adams.

Contract Documents include the project manual, as well as plan sheets A-100, A-101, A-102, A-103, A-110, A-111, A-112, A-120, A-121, A-130, A-131, A-200, A-300, A-400, A-401, and A-402.

The bid is open to all qualified bidders. Contract Documents are available by PDF from the Architect,

Bladen’s Bloomin’ Agri-Industrial, Inc. reserves the unqualified right to reject any and/or all bids.


The Town of Bladenboro is accepting bids for the paving of Harmony Homes Drive. Bid information and terms can be picked up at the Town Hall.   All bids must be sealed and submitted by 5:00pm on April 10th, 2017. For additional information call 910-863-3655.



Public Hearing Notice

The Town of Bladenboro’s Governing Board will hold a public hearing on April 10th, 2017 at 7:00pm for the purpose of obtaining public comment on the proposed ordinance to address the accumulation of leaves and grass clippings on public ways.


Public Hearing Notice

The Town of Bladenboro’s Governing Board will hold a public hearing on April 10th, 2017 at 7:00pm for the purpose of obtaining public comment on the proposed intersections along Ash Street.

Town of Elizabethtown
Request for Pricing
March 16, 2017

The Town of Elizabethtown is seeking bids from qualified, insured, and licensed utility contractors for
the following scope of work:
Rehabilitation and rebuild of disinfectant chambers that includes the following:
*Mobilize to site.
*Set up duplex diesel bypass pumping system.
*Provide backup bypass pumps and accessories.
*Remove approximately 620 cubic feet of cinder block walls from inside the chambers, and remove from the site.
*Prepare existing walls and floors to accept reinforcement rebar.
*Construct 84 linear feet of 11-feet-tall, rebar-reinforced, concrete walls in chambers.
*All concrete must be 4,500 lb. strength and 8 slump.
*Return disinfectant chambers to preconstruction conditions.
*Remove bypass pumps from site.
*Demobilize from site.
*Price to provide vacuum truck(s) as necessary to clean out existing wet well, while bypass
system is set up.
*Contractor to provide diesel bypass pumps and piping.
*Pumps must be able to pump at a rate of up to 800 gpm.
*The Town of Elizabethtown will assist in bypassing the chambers.

Site visit and meeting with WWTP ORC Hugh Bledsoe prior to bidding is encouraged.

Bids should be dropped off with Juanita Hester at Town Hall, 805 W. Broad St., Elizabethtown, NC
28337. Bids should be in a sealed envelope and dropped off by 5 p.m. on May 1st, 2017.




NOTICE IS HEREBY PUBLISHED THAT Chairman Dean Hilton of the White

Lake Planning Board has hereby canceled the Thursday, March 16, 2017

meeting of the Town of White Lake Planning Board due the absence of the Clerk

and Zoning Assistant.

The Planning Board will hold their next regular scheduled meeting on Thursday,

April 20, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.

The public is invited and encouraged to attend.

Brenda Clark, MMC/NCCMC

Clerk to the

White Lake Planning


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