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Help arrives as Bertie moves forward in storm recovery

WINDSOR – The steady buzz of chainsaws could be heard up and down Woodard Road near here Thursday morning, two days removed from the impact ... Read more

3 days ago by Cal Bryant.

Windsor man feeds those in need after deadly tornado

WINDSOR – Sometimes it’s best to just follow your heart. That’s exactly what William Cofield of Windsor did here on Thursday….firing up his charcoal cooker ... Read more

3 days ago by Cal Bryant.

Local private schools to open with face-to-face instruction

While the four public school districts of the Roanoke-Chowan area have chosen to conduct the first part of the school year with virtual learning only, ... Read more

3 days ago by Holly Taylor.

Northampton approves new holiday

County will observe Juneteenth next year Read more

3 days ago by Holly Taylor.

Northampton men indicted by federal grand jury on gun & ammo charges

By LANCE MARTIN rrspin.com A federal grand jury returned indictments charging three Northampton County men with various gun and ammunition offenses. The United States Attorney’s ... Read more

3 days ago by Contributor.

COVID-19 local update

Positive cases of COVID-19 are still being reported in the Roanoke-Chowan area. Albemarle Regional Health Services (ARHS) reported the following numbers on Friday, Aug 7: ... Read more

3 days ago by Cal Bryant.

COVID-19 tests administered locally

Event upcoming on Aug. 11-13 at Vidant Wellness Center Read more

3 days ago by Contributor.

Isaias damages over 200 Bertie homes

WINDSOR –Bertie County officials have issued a preliminary report of the property damage caused by the impact of Hurricane Isaias, which included a tornado that ... Read more

4 days ago by Cal Bryant.

Bertie deadly twister was an EF-3; some victims released from hospital

WINDSOR – Eight of the 16 residents hospitalized after a powerful tornado tore through a mobile home park near here early Tuesday morning have been ... Read more

5 days ago by Cal Bryant.

North Carolina remains “paused” in Phase 2

RALEIGH – Governor Roy Cooper announced today (Wednesday) that North Carolina will remain paused in Safer At Home Phase 2 for another five weeks as ... Read more

5 days ago by Contributor.

HC tornado classified as EF-0

A tornado that spun off Hurricane Isaias at 1:13 a.m. Tuesday in Hertford County has been classified as an EF-0 in intensity. The National Weather ... Read more

5 days ago by Cal Bryant.

Pair sentenced in international gun trafficking case

RALEIGH – Kadarius Williams of Greensboro, formerly of Ahoskie, was sentenced here Monday to 15 months in prison for conspiracy to deal and dealing in ... Read more

6 days ago by Contributor.

Northampton reports minor property damage

Northampton County is focusing on clean up after Hurricane Isaias made its way through the Roanoke-Chowan area late Monday night into Tuesday morning. No injuries ... Read more

6 days ago by Holly Taylor.

Isaias spawned twister causes damage in Hertford County

Structures impacted along Vinson Mill Road Read more

7 days ago by Cal Bryant.

Conway farm impacted by tornado

CONWAY – Conway Fire Chief Albert Vann reported that the fire department fortunately hadn’t been paged out as Hurricane Isaias made its way through the ... Read more

7 days ago by Holly Taylor.

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