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ACP clean-up and restoration underway

Pipe already installed will remain buried; company plans to sell Northampton office Read more | Add your comment

Town to sell festive holiday lights

Colorful orbs can be used for a variety of special occasions Read more | Add your comment

Waiting – Watching – Hoping

Demand is high, but supply is low for the COVID-19 vaccine across R-C area Read more | Add your comment

HC Emergency Management adds boat to its service fleet

WINTON – Hertford County Emergency Management has added a 21-foot boat to its service fleet. Chris Smith, the ... Read more | Add your comment

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COVID-19 vaccine available to ages 65 & up

The effort to vaccinate citizens for the COVID-19 virus has now broadened to include those ages 65-and-over. Based on guidance from the North Carolina Department ... Read more | Add your comment

by Cal Bryant.

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District Courts reopen locally

Health safety protocols are in place to guard against spread of COVID-19 Read more | Add your comment

by Cal Bryant.

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Vidant Health to launch large-scale vaccine site

GREENVILLE – Vidant Health and the Pitt County Health Department will open a large-scale vaccine site on Monday, Jan. 25 to eligible community members as ... Read more

by Contributor, Tuesday, January 19, 2021 5:34 pm

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Body found in car’s trunk; four charged

By LANCE MARTIN rrspin.com ROANOKE RAPIDS – The four people charged in a Monday morning murder on the outskirts of Roanoke Rapids now face charges ... Read more

by Contributor, Tuesday, January 19, 2021 5:33 pm

Sports

NCHSAA releases second draft of conference realignment

Tarboro, North East Carolina Prep added to same league with Bertie and Gates County Read more

by Cal Bryant, Tuesday, January 19, 2021 5:28 pm

Northeast

Lady Eagles fall to Pungo Academy

LASKER – Pungo Academy built a nine-point halftime lead (19-10) and went on to defeat Northeast Academy, 46-29 here Friday night in a varsity girls ... Read more

by Cal Bryant, Tuesday, January 19, 2021 5:26 pm

Gatesville

Power of prayer

Drive-thru parade scheduled for local teen who overcame post-COVID ailment Read more

by Cal Bryant, Friday, January 15, 2021 6:39 pm

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Healthcare workers and adults 65-and-over next to receive COVID-19 vaccine

RALEIGH — The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services announced on Thursday that vaccine providers that are ready to expand may vaccinate all ... Read more

by Contributor, Friday, January 15, 2021 6:36 pm

Jackson

Northampton plans to reopen senior center

County takes ownership of J.W. Faison property Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, January 15, 2021 6:35 pm

Chowan

Hawks snap losing skid, beat Barton by 30

MURFREESBORO – The drought is over. For the first time under Coach Brett Vincent, the Chowan men’s basketball team picked up a win against Barton, ... Read more

by Contributor, Friday, January 15, 2021 6:28 pm

Chowan

Cold start dooms Chowan ladies in season opener

MURFREESBORO – The Chowan women’s basketball team had an icy start to their 2020-21 campaign, shooting 28.8% from the floor in an 81-52 loss in ... Read more

by Contributor, Friday, January 15, 2021 6:27 pm

Hertford

Hertford County sweeps North Edgecombe

AHOSKIE – They played the same school on different nights, but the outcome was the same as Hertford County swept North Edgecombe here earlier this ... Read more

by Billy Harrell, Friday, January 15, 2021 6:25 pm

BREAKING NEWS

Staff member at T.S. Cooper Elementary School tests positive for COVID

Four others forced to quarantine Read more

by Cal Bryant, Thursday, January 14, 2021 5:50 pm

Ahoskie

Ridgecroft School confirms cases of COVID-19

AHOSKIE – Ridgecroft School administration received notification on Tuesday (Jan. 12) that a student recently on campus tested positive for COVID-19. Ridgecroft is obligated to ... Read more

by Contributor, Wednesday, January 13, 2021 3:17 pm

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Woodland VFD seeks county funds

Commissioners agree to steer firemen to other financial resources Read more

by Holly Taylor, Tuesday, January 12, 2021 5:47 pm

BREAKING NEWS

ARHS establishes online registration for COVID-19 vaccine appointments

Registration only open for those 75 years and older Read more

by Cal Bryant, Monday, January 11, 2021 5:46 pm

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In-person testing is needed for local students

HCPS develops plan to safely administer mandated state assessments Read more

by Cal Bryant, Monday, January 11, 2021 10:11 am

Gatesville

Suspect sought in attempted armed robbery

GATESVILLE – The Gates County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public to assist them in identifying an individual wanted for an attempted armed robbery. The ... Read more

by Cal Bryant, Sunday, January 10, 2021 2:01 pm

Conway

Conway native pens first book

By LANCE MARTIN rrspin.com RALEIGH – Regina Barrett, a Conway native now living in Raleigh, has published her first book — Ruby Joins the Choir. ... Read more

by Contributor, Sunday, January 10, 2021 1:59 pm

Jackson

Roll up your sleeves!

Northampton Health Department distributes COVID-19 vaccines by appointment Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, January 8, 2021 6:17 pm

Lewiston-Woodville

Recent college grad saves life of Bertie County Sheriff’s Deputy

LEWISTON-WOODVILLE – Dajour “DY” Keemer was just a few minutes away from his predetermined destination here on Dec. 31. With his girlfriend and cousin as ... Read more

by Cal Bryant, Friday, January 8, 2021 6:14 pm

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COVID-19 claims seven more lives in Hertford County

As the news breaks of local citizens receiving their first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine this week, the local death toll from the virus continues ... Read more

by Cal Bryant, Friday, January 8, 2021 6:11 pm

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Weather Update: Light snow expected later today in eastern ‘Carolina

Snow showers continue this morning across portions of the mountains, with a wintry mix falling across the western Piedmont, according to an 8 a.m. report ... Read more

by Contributor, Friday, January 8, 2021 9:52 am

Hertford

HCHS sweeps basketball openers

GREENVILLE – In a sports season delayed at the start by COVID-19, Hertford County High School wasted little time in getting the year off on ... Read more

by Billy Harrell, Thursday, January 7, 2021 3:09 pm

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Tax Collector’s office hours change

WINTON – The Hertford County Tax Collector’s Office will be open to the public during normal business hours (8:30 am to 5 pm, Monday through ... Read more

by Contributor, Thursday, January 7, 2021 3:07 pm

Ahoskie

COVID-19 vaccine arrives locally

Hundreds line-up in Ahoskie for drive-thru shots Read more

by Cal Bryant, Thursday, January 7, 2021 9:18 am

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STAY AT HOME!

NCDHHS issues Secretarial Directive with immediate actions to protect North Carolinians Read more

by Contributor, Wednesday, January 6, 2021 4:54 pm