Code Red Alert:: The Bladen County Forestry Service has issued the following statement, due to hazardous forest fire conditions a ban on open burning has been put in place effective November 29th at 5:00pm and shall remain in effect until further notice. If anyone has any question they can contact the Elizabethtown Fire Department at 910-862-4586.

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New facility coming in 2019

Plaque at airport

Work is almost complete on the new terminal building located at the Elizabethtown Airport. Big plans for the future of the airport and terminal building are in the works.

Elizabethtown Town Manager Eddie Madden said the contractor is performing touch-up work and completing a “punch list.”

Lobby

Madden said while work on the project was slowed by Hurricane Florence, it did not receive any damage during the storm. Madden said the town is anticipating the project will be completed and ready for a grand opening by February 2019.