LEARNING CURVE: Washington native set to open The Premier Sports Academy

LEARNING CURVE: Washington native set to open The Premier Sports Academy

  WINTERVILLE — It’s rare when retirement comes at the age of 31; rarer still to look at a second career in the prime of ... Read more | Add your comment

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Engine switch: Council OKs funding for different fire truck

Washington’s City Council, during its Nov. 23 meeting, authorized spending $448,995 on an in-stock/demonstration 2015 Pierce fire engine from Atlantic Emergency Solutions. Earlier this year, ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Clinic saves city money  | Add your comment
  2. Commission also scheduled to discuss masonry guidelines  | Add your comment
  3. Local Kiwanis club plans a merry Christmas  | Add your comment

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Northside, Early College, Ed Tech present improvement plans

Three more Beaufort County schools presented updates and improvement plans to the Board of Education at Monday’s meeting. Charles Clark, principal at Northside High School, ... Read more | Add your comment

PETS OF THE WEEK, Nov. 29, 2015

PETS OF THE WEEK, Nov. 29, 2015

Those interested in adopting a pet should inquire at the Betsy Bailey Nelson Animal Control Facility, 3931 U.S. Highway 264 East, from 1 p.m. until ... Read more | Add your comment

TACKLING LITERACY: Organization promotes reading, writing

An organization battling illiteracy remains a strong resource for Beaufort County residents. For 15 years, Beaufort County’s chapter of Literacy Volunteers has worked with people ... Read more | Add your comment

First Baptist Church hosts training sessions for Swaziland natives

First Baptist Church hosts training sessions for Swaziland natives

It was a mission started almost 20 years ago, one that annually sent local teams to southern Africa for the sake of continuing and strengthening ... Read more | Add your comment

Retailers embrace busy Thanksgiving weekend

Thanksgiving weekend, and more specifically Black Friday, is one of the biggest times of the year for retailers across America, including retailers in Beaufort County. ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. City gets EMS update  | Add your comment
  2. Mayor honors Washington volunteer  | Add your comment
  3. Filing period opens on Tuesday  | Add your comment
  4. 30th annual Lights of Love tree lighting ceremony to be held Dec. 1  | Add your comment
  5. Chocowinity Primary students recognized for courage  | Add your comment
  6. Suspect arrested in Washington shooting  | Add your comment
  7. Robotics program finishes 2nd year strong  | Add your comment
  8. Baby blanket donations  | Add your comment
  9. Chocowinity Christmas parade 2015  | Add your comment
  10. WINTER WELCOME: Christmas Tour of Homes a holiday tradition  | Add your comment
  11. Bath tree-lighting ceremony slated for Friday night  | Add your comment
  12. Eagle’s Wings brings compassion to the table  | Add your comment
  13. Speakers ask council to release funds for wayfinding program  | Add your comment
  14. Three charged with possession, manufacture of meth  | Add your comment
  15. HeARTS for EVERY HOME: Arts of the Pamlico holds unique clothing drive  | Add your comment
  16. Park hosts a ‘hike through history’  | Add your comment
  17. Shelter receives gift of 7 turkeys  | Add your comment
  18. Fence decision delayed  | Add your comment
  19. Workshop gives artists fresh eyes for marketing  | Add your comment
  20. Chocowinity Primary students get in the spirit of fall  | Add your comment
  21. Pumpkin painting at Chocowinity Primary  | Add your comment
  22. Eastern Elementary students enjoy fall leaves  | Add your comment
  23. Pungo Living calendar: Nov. 26-Dec. 1, 2015  | Add your comment
  24. S.W. Snowden celebrates Thanksgiving  | Add your comment


Cincinnati beats Pirates on late field goal

Cincinnati beats Pirates on late field goal

  GREENVILLE — For the second time in as many years, East Carolina lost its Senior Day matchup in the dwindling moments of the game. ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Pirates take one on four-game road swing  | Add your comment
  2. Seahawks erase early deficit to beat Warriors  | Add your comment
  3. Pirates seek bowl eligibility against Cincinnati  | Add your comment


Down East Seniors Club

DOWN EAST SENIORS CLUB The Down East Seniors Club held its Oct. 28 meeting at the Blind Center of North Carolina in Washington. President Stewart ... Read more | Add your comment

Washington senior selected to compete in national program

Washington senior selected to compete in national program

From the Distinguished Young Women Program Mary Claire Brewer of Washington was selected at the Distinguished Young Women At-Large Program, on Saturday, Oct. 17, to ... Read more | Add your comment

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Buy Christmas trees locally

Why not extend the area’s “buy local” initiative to the purchase of Christmas trees? Especially so when a local organization that helps the community is ... Read more | Add your comment

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NC primary elections come early

The North Carolina Primary Election takes place March 15, 2016. This move is intended to increase ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the editor: Minimum wage shouldn’t be political

To the Editor, H.L. Menken speaking of political parties posited that “one party always devotes its chief energies to trying to prove that the other ... Read more | Add your comment

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