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Federal legislation could impact Gates County

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

Honor & Remembrance

Sunday ceremony recalls the loss of life and heroism of 9-11-01 Read more | Add your comment

Falling Funds

Bertie County officials seek ways to rebuild its General Fund Balance Read more | Add your comment

Seeking Answers

Hertford County leaders participate in forum that focused on the Black community Read more | Add your comment

News

Unclaimed cash available

Nearly $6 million held for RC area citizens and organizations Read more | Add your comment

by Cal Bryant.

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 | Add your comment

by Cal Bryant.

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

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

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

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

News

Local E-911 Center hosting vigil, Sept. 10

WINTON – Hertford County E-911 Communications will be hosting a candlelight vigil in recognition of World Suicide Prevention Day. The event will begin at 6 ... Read more

by Contributor, Tuesday, September 7, 2021 5:23 pm

Hertford

Bears blank Bertie

WINDSOR – Keveon Rodgers threw for 204 yards and four touchdowns, including a pair to Israel Powell, while the Hertford County defense pitched a shutout ... Read more

by Cal Bryant, Saturday, September 4, 2021 12:03 am

Jackson

Mold closes Northampton DSS

County Commissioners agree to spend in excess of $260,000 for clean-up Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, September 3, 2021 3:47 pm

Gatesville

Building momentum

Gates County officials seek $1.98 million grant for broadband; partner with Roanoke Connect Project Read more

by Cal Bryant, Friday, September 3, 2021 3:44 pm

News

Bertie DSS employees make more

Annual salaries are higher than three neighboring counties Read more

by Cal Bryant, Friday, September 3, 2021 3:42 pm

Ahoskie

Tale of distress is now a story of success

LGC praises Ahoskie officials after town works to improve its finances Read more

by Contributor, Friday, September 3, 2021 3:40 pm

Ahoskie

RCCHC awarded health equity grant

Local medical provider plans to use the funds for its new mobile clinic Read more

by Contributor, Friday, September 3, 2021 3:38 pm