COURT ORDER: Pinetown man sentenced to 53 years in prison

COURT ORDER: Pinetown man sentenced to 53 years in prison

A Pinetown Iraq war veteran and recipient of the Purple Heart medal was sentenced Friday to over 50 years in prison. Wednesday, a Beaufort County ... Read more | Add your comment

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Chocowinity rings in the Christmas season: Saturday’s parade draws record number of entries

CHOCOWINITY – More than 80 entries made Saturday’s parade in Chocowinity the town’s biggest since the tradition began almost a decade ago. The parade marks the beginning of the Christmas ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Preparedness: Regional plan focuses on hazard mitigation  | Add your comment
  2. Local ‘Relay For Life’ chapter kicks off new year  | Add your comment
  3. Pets of the Week: Nov. 23, 2014  | Add your comment

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BCCC Briefs: Nov. 23, 2014

Martin Brossman: Using online directories to market your business   When customers consider spending money in your town, they first go to their telephones and tablets ... Read more | Add your comment

Council could award airport contracts

Washington’s City Council, during its meeting Monday, could award contracts related to improvements at city-owned Warren Field Airport. The contract could be awarded to Walker ... Read more | Add your comment

Council continuing fees review

To help it better prepare for its upcoming budget-preparation season, Washington’s City Council is continuing to review fees for services and programs the city provides. ... Read more | Add your comment

CHRISTMAS CANTATA:Special needs Sunday school group to present program

CHRISTMAS CANTATA:Special needs Sunday school group to present program

This Sunday, a special needs group will hit the stage to perform a Christmas program for its church congregation. New Mission Sunday school/Wednesday night class, ... Read more | Add your comment

Property dispute lands assault charge

Property dispute lands assault charge

A Chocowinity woman was arrested this week after a dispute of property turned violent. According to a Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office press release, deputies arrested ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. A cool campaign: WTDA working to get title for Washington  | Add your comment
  2. WAY COOL: Herba Hoota Hound Dog Bird makes Washington visit  | Add your comment
  3. Grace Lutheran hosts Holiday Bazaar  | Add your comment
  4. Engraving workshop at MATTIE Arts Center set for next month  | Add your comment
  5. Church coalition to host community Thanksgiving worship service  | Add your comment
  6. TRU Youth present to Hyde County Commissioners  | Add your comment
  7. Parrott Academy seniors participate in a Macabre Poetry Festival  | Add your comment
  8. Southside High School students receive Character Education Trait Awards for October  | Add your comment
  9. Washington to host 2015 Cycle North Carolina Coastal Ride  | Add your comment
  10. Prescribed burn set for Goose Creek State Park  | Add your comment
  11. Cool collection keeps kids from the cold  | Add your comment
  12. Board begins recount  | Add your comment
  13. Church to host annual Fall Fling event  | Add your comment
  14. CHRISTMAS ROCKS: Virtuoso guitarist launches Turnage Christmas concerts  | Add your comment
  15. Brrrr!: Freezing temperatures set records in region  | Add your comment
  16. WORK OUT: Business renovates facilities for multiple features  | Add your comment
  17. Celebrate Christmas in Chocowinity  | Add your comment
  18. Commissioners buy neighboring land  | Add your comment
  19. John Cotton Tayloe Elementary Character Education for October  | Add your comment
  20. Southside High School hosts Goosebumps themed breakfast and open house  | Add your comment
  21. Wilkinson Center to host annual craft show  | Add your comment
  22. STEM EXPOSURE: Local students get glimpse of future opportunities  | Add your comment
  23. CPS field day provides fun for all  | Add your comment
  24. John Cotton Tayloe students participate in Fall literacy and math stations  | Add your comment


ECU ends two-game losing streak with a win over Tulane

ECU ends two-game losing streak with a win over Tulane

Saturday evening, East Carolina throttled Tulane, 34-6, with suffocating defense and efficient, methodical offense. On any other night, the effortless Pirate win over a conference ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Soccer comes out of hibernation  | Add your comment
  2. Hawks offense, O-line carries team to third round  | Add your comment
  3. Big Blue blanks Kinston, advances to Round 3  | Add your comment


CLUB NEWS: Nov. 23, 2014

CLUB NEWS: Nov. 23, 2014

  PINETOWN RURITAN CLUB On Nov. 13, President Kevin Groome called the meeting to order. Wayne Windley offered prayer. The roll was called and the ... Read more | Add your comment



Billie and Pam Mann of Engelhard, NC are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kaitlyn Mann to Bryce Jones. Bryce is the son ... Read more | Add your comment

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Community Hospice of Washington thanks flower donor Crescite Book Club celebrates 100 years



Spirit of Christmas a powerful one

About two weeks ago, waterfront businesses began to clear out their storefronts. Jack-o’-lanterns were packed away, the plastic goblins went back into hiding and the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Shop local this holiday season

Cold weather isn’t the only thing bearing down on Eastern North Carolina. With Thanksgiving waiting just ... Read more | Add your comment

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Letter to the Editor: Nov. 13, 2014

To the Editor:   To the staff and students of Northeast Elementary — Thank you so much for the wonderful breakfast and program that you ... Read more | Add your comment

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