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Governor Cooper requests SBA Disaster Declaration

Request is first step to provide relief for the state’s business owners impacted by COVID-19 Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, March 16, 2020 5:18 pm

News

Local private schools close

Following the lead of its public school counterparts, local private K-12 schools are closing as well for the next two weeks over health concerns associated ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, March 16, 2020 1:08 pm

Obituaries

Jessie M. Jenkins

WOODLAND – Jessie Mae Jenkins, 89, of Woodland, died Saturday, March 14, 2020. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, March 16, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Sunday, March 15, 2020 5:35 pm

Obituaries

Deborah Kay Baggett

AHOSKIE, NC – Deborah Kay Godwin Baggett, age 63, of Ahoskie passed away on March 12, 2020 at the home of her son in Woodland, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Sunday, March 15, 2020 1:52 pm

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Governor orders public schools closed

Cooper also bans gatherings of more than 100 people Read more

by Staff Reports, Sunday, March 15, 2020 11:02 am

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Albemarle Regional Health addresses COVID-19

The Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald reached out to Albemarle Regional Health Services (ARHS) on Friday in regards to information and preventative measures for COVID-19 (the novel coronavirus). ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, March 13, 2020 6:25 pm

Murfreesboro

Chowan University extends spring break

Public/private colleges taking precautions against COVID-19 Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, March 13, 2020 6:22 pm

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Local K-12 schools remain open for now

State recommends that field trips be canceled Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, March 13, 2020 6:21 pm

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Vidant expands restrictions for hospital visitors

Due to the spread of COVID-19 in the state of North Carolina, as well as the high number of people with other respiratory issues, Vidant ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, March 13, 2020 6:19 pm

Sports

ACS wins opener

AHOSKIE – Ahoskie Christian School used a four-run outburst in the bottom of the third inning to break a 1-1 tie en route to an ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, March 13, 2020 6:07 pm

EDITORIAL -- FEATURE SPOT

Highway litter is a costly problem

Highway litter is ugly, spoiling an otherwise beautiful landscape, but it not just unsightly. Litter becomes a breeding ground for bacteria, disease-carrying insects and rodents, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, March 13, 2020 6:05 pm

Obituaries

Frances S. Baker

WINDSOR – Dr. Frances Spruill Baker, 70, a resident of Cypress Glenn Retirement Community and formerly of Bakertown Road, died Wednesday, March, 11, 2020. She ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, March 13, 2020 5:00 pm

Obituaries

Raymond L. Jones

COMO – Raymond Lee Jones, 85, of Como died Monday, March 9, 2020 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, March 13, 2020 4:58 pm

Obituaries

Mary M. Boone

GATES – Mary Morings Boone, 93, of Gates died Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, March 13, 2020 4:57 pm

Obituaries

Marion Sessoms

AHOSKIE – Marion Sessoms, 72, of Ahoskie died Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at Vidant Roanoke Chowan Hospital, Ahoskie. Funeral services will be held at 1 ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, March 13, 2020 4:55 pm

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