Columns

Our civic duty

On Tuesday, mid-term elections will be under way and candidates that make the cut will be on the November ballot. The May primary is important ... Read more

The dynamics of buying and selling

By Rosie Smith   The dynamics of buying or selling a home can cause very different responses when viewed through the respective eyes of the ... Read more

Write Again … A better way to do the job

By Bartow Houston If you are not now, or never have been, in the education field, then this week’s little offering probably won’t interest you ... Read more

Reporter Jon Rowe’s eyewitness account of tornado: A little too close for comfort

On Friday evening, as I was heading home to Blounts Creek, I stopped at Hess in Chocowinity to put oil in my truck and rent ... Read more

Pamlico’s Past: The Burning of Washington

One hundred and fifty years ago, at around 10 o’clock on the morning of April 30, 1864, one of the most devastating events in the ... Read more