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Game Changer!

Newly opened Ahoskie Elementary School draws rave reviews at ribbon-cutting ceremony Read more | Add your comment

‘Meherrin on Mission’

Northampton-based agricultural businesses involved in disaster relief and scholarships Read more | Add your comment

From ‘Blue Out’ to Blow Out

Chowan erupts for a 49-19 win over Erskine in home opener Read more | Add your comment

Federal legislation could impact Gates County

Congressman Butterfield explains how $1.1 trillion infrastructure bill will work locally Read more | Add your comment

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‘Meherrin on Mission’

Northampton-based agricultural businesses involved in disaster relief and scholarships Read more | Add your comment

by Holly Taylor.

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COVID-19 death toll rises locally

Virus claims three additional lives in the R-C area Read more | Add your comment

by Cal Bryant.

News

Man charged with selling stolen vehicles for scrap

By LANCE MARTIN rrspin.com HALIFAX – A Northampton County man was charged Friday with two counts of motor vehicle larceny and two counts of possession ... Read more

by Contributor, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 5:20 pm

Jackson

Northampton Memorial Library to honor Paul and Viola Bishop

JACKSON – In partnership with the Bishop Family and author Shelia Moses, Northampton Memorial Library (NML), a branch of Albemarle Regional Library (ARL), will rename ... Read more

by Contributor, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 5:10 pm

News

Unclaimed cash available

Nearly $6 million held for RC area citizens and organizations Read more

by Cal Bryant, Friday, September 17, 2021 5:12 pm

News

Locations change for voting precincts

Voters in two Roanoke-Chowan area towns will cast ballots in new locations for the upcoming municipal election on Nov. 2. The Woodland-Potecasi voting precinct, previously ... Read more

by Cal Bryant, Friday, September 17, 2021 5:10 pm

Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro seeks grant for Water Asset Inventory

MURFREESBORO – After having previously received a grant to do a sewer assessment, the Murfreesboro Town Council took steps at their meeting here on Sept. ... Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, September 17, 2021 5:09 pm

Hertford

Big play Bears derail Knights

Hertford County defeats Currituck, 33-21, in conference opener Read more

by Cal Bryant, Friday, September 17, 2021 5:07 pm

News

National Farm Safety and Health Week, Sept. 19-25

The 2021 National Farm Safety and Health Week will be observed Sept. 19-25. North Carolina Farm Bureau ask the public to join in on observing ... Read more

by Contributor, Friday, September 17, 2021 5:05 pm

News

Hertford County E911 spreads awareness on suicide prevention

WINTON – In recognition of suicide prevention worldwide, Hertford County E911 distributed yellow ribbons to all local law enforcement agencies as well as EMS personnel ... Read more

by Contributor, Friday, September 17, 2021 5:03 pm

Gates

Gates man faces child sex charges

Anthony Darryl Harris held under $1 million cash bond Read more

by Cal Bryant, Thursday, September 16, 2021 4:42 pm

Ahoskie

Honor & Remembrance

Sunday ceremony recalls the loss of life and heroism of 9-11-01 Read more

by Cal Bryant, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 5:08 pm

Jackson

Virtual learning option approved

Northampton Board of Education caps number at 20% of students per school Read more

by Holly Taylor, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 5:03 pm

Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro approves mobile vending ordinance

Regulations on food trucks in effect beginning Oct. 1 Read more

by Holly Taylor, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 4:58 pm

Jackson

Northampton adds two more storm shelters

New locations are in Rich Square and Henrico Read more

by Holly Taylor, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 4:55 pm

News

COVID-19 cases continue across the R-C area

The Delta variant of COVID-19 remains widespread across the state and nation. Locally, the number of positive cases fell last week in two counties, but ... Read more

by Cal Bryant, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 4:53 pm

Opinion

Teacher shortage fixable with a better state budget

By Diane Mitchell & Dee Grissett Many North Carolina students are going back to school to find classrooms without qualified teachers. Because of a widespread ... Read more

by Contributor, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 4:51 pm

Murfreesboro

Saturday event to celebrate Coach Burke’s life and legacy

MURFREESBORO – The life and legacy of one of best basketball coaches of all time will be celebrated here Saturday, Sept. 18. Bob Burke, whose ... Read more

by Cal Bryant, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 4:45 pm

News

Falling Funds

Bertie County officials seek ways to rebuild its General Fund Balance Read more

by Cal Bryant, Friday, September 10, 2021 4:13 pm

Ahoskie

Never alone at home

Med student with local roots finds connections to community at RCCHC Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, September 10, 2021 4:11 pm

Jackson

No longer in last place

Recent data reveals academic improvement by Northampton students Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, September 10, 2021 4:08 pm

News

Husband joins wife behind bars

Timothy Mark Harron sentenced to 12 years for Medicaid fraud Read more

by Contributor, Friday, September 10, 2021 4:07 pm

Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro rectifies finance-related issues

Local Government Commission removes town from Unit Assistance List Read more

by Contributor, Friday, September 10, 2021 4:05 pm

Ahoskie

Seeking Answers

Hertford County leaders participate in forum that focused on the Black community Read more

by Contributor, Tuesday, September 7, 2021 5:35 pm

Ahoskie

CC Road repairs planned

Busy street has been closed for several months Read more

by Cal Bryant, Tuesday, September 7, 2021 5:30 pm

News

COVID death toll rises again locally

Gates County resident succumbs to the virus Read more

by Cal Bryant, Tuesday, September 7, 2021 5:27 pm

Gatesville

Virus sidelines Red Barons football

Team will miss second straight game due to COVID-19 protocols Read more

by Cal Bryant, Tuesday, September 7, 2021 5:25 pm