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Holly Taylor, Author at The Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald

Jackson

Finding what’s hidden

Northampton County serves as the home to the National Center for Missing and Endangered Inc. Read more

by Holly Taylor, Tuesday, September 22, 2020 6:03 pm

News

Back to school?

Local superintendents respond to Governor’s plan for K-5 students returning to class Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, September 18, 2020 5:59 pm

Columns

Thinking about the “good old days” of the past

Confession: I used to think air travel was a new thing invented in the 1990’s. That’s the decade I grew up in, absorbing tons of ... Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, September 18, 2020 5:53 pm

Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro plans for late water bill collections

Residents who have delayed payments due to pandemic will have six months to catch-up Read more

by Holly Taylor, Tuesday, September 15, 2020 5:57 pm

Jackson

Northampton Commissioners approve more nonprofit funding

JACKSON – After contributing funds to a few local nonprofits last month, the Northampton County Commissioners approved two more grant requests at their regular meeting ... Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, September 11, 2020 6:21 pm

Columns

How to: [insert suggested title here]

“Don’t judge a book by its cover.” That’s the old saying, anyway. It’s a simple way of reminding people to not rely on first impressions. ... Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, September 11, 2020 6:08 pm

News

HCPS honors trio

Teacher, Principal and Media Coordinator of the Year selected for the 2020-21 year Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, September 4, 2020 6:43 pm

Columns

Leaving a lasting impact before you go

More than two years ago, back before the pandemic made going to the movies a bit of a health hazard, I drove to my usual ... Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, September 4, 2020 6:25 pm

Ahoskie

COVID closes local school

Ahoskie Christian halts all activities after five teachers test positive Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, August 28, 2020 5:54 pm

Columns

Organize your shelves with lots of good books

Do you remember the scene in Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” where Belle gets to see the castle’s library for the first time? She stares ... Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, August 28, 2020 5:44 pm

Jackson

Northampton approves new voting tabulators, adds extra One Stop site

JACKSON – Northampton County is gearing up for the upcoming election though expanding early voting sites and ordering new voting tabulators. Elections Director Spinosa Clements ... Read more

by Holly Taylor, Tuesday, August 25, 2020 5:43 pm

Jackson

Northampton water expansion project approved by USDA

JACKSON – The effort to expand water access in Northampton County is flowing right along. The Board of Commissioners heard an update on the Phase ... Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, August 21, 2020 6:34 pm

Columns

Exams, woolly rhinos, and a bag of chips

The first week of August brought eastern North Carolina a hurricane and western North Carolina an earthquake. Mother Nature has apparently decided to give us ... Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, August 21, 2020 6:32 pm

Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro to apply for grant to assist park project

MURFREESBORO – The town of Murfreesboro will be submitting an application for a grant from the NC Division of Coastal Management Access following a public ... Read more

by Holly Taylor, Tuesday, August 18, 2020 5:46 pm

Jackson

Nonprofit grants approved by Northampton Commissioners

JACKSON – Three local nonprofits will receive some additional funding, thanks to grants approved by the Northampton County Commissioners at their regular meeting here on ... Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, August 14, 2020 4:30 pm

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