Opinion

Sound Off, Aug. 15, 2013

I would like to thank Bill Cook for his long hours of service in the General Assembly and for his commitment to protecting the most ... Read more

My Turn: It’s time to implement waterfront plan

On May 29, 2012, then City Manager Josh Kay proposed to City Council a new management model for the City Waterfront Docks.  Minutes for the ... Read more

Sound Off, Aug. 4, 2013

How long is the city of Washington going to allow the geese to ruin the Veterans Park walking trail along Jack’s Creek? They are going ... Read more | 1 comment

Letter to the Editor: Publish voting records of elected officials

To the Editor: Kudos to you for the July 28 editorial “While We Were Sleeping” regarding the “sweeping changes made by the NC General Assembly.”  ... Read more

Letter to the editor: Thanks for supporting wounded military

To the Editor: I want to take this opportunity to thank the individuals who made possible the Hope for the Warriors Golf Tournament on Saturday.  ... Read more

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Columns

Back to School: How to pack a power lunch for kids

Believe it or not, school is upon us, and about 40 percent of elementary school students will be heading off to school with a packed ... Read more

From the shark’s point view, Aug. 26, 2014

 Discovery Channel’s recent “Shark Week” programming and the repetitive showings of the four “Jaws” movies on the American Movie Classics and Spike cable networks this ... Read more

BOATING TIPS: Boating rules of the road: Don’t risk a fine or worse, jail time

By BIFF MATTHEWS, Pamlico Sail and Power Squadron For the Daily News   Not following boating’s Rules of the Road and common boating courtesy can ... Read more

Write Again . . . The young entrepreneurs

A business enterprise here in our Little Washington seems like an interesting endeavor. My old friend Fritz told me about it recently. Rather than me ... Read more

“Tending Miss Emily”: A caregiver’s denial

by Emily Albera, former caregiver Sometimes we are ashamed of how we feel; nevertheless, those feelings still exist: When Mother first exhibited memory problems, I ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Aug. 13, 2014

To the Editor: I want to express my heartfelt thanks to the managers and staff at the Food Lion on (U.S. Highway 264 East in ... Read more

Letter to the Editor: Aug. 12, 2014

To the Editor, This letter is to inform the citizens of Beaufort County to a concern that I was made aware of recently. I found ... Read more

We are truly blessed, Aug. 3, 2014

To the Editor: I know we live in a negative world. The evening news begins with murder, robbery and criminal activity. If someone makes a ... Read more

Letter to the Editor: July 30, 2014

To the editor:   Why do so many people in Beaufort County insist on displaying their ignorance in writing regarding the proposed jail? Ask yourself ... Read more

Letter to the editor

To the editor: Why do so many people in Beaufort County insist on displaying their ignorance in writing regarding the proposed jail? Ask yourself the ... Read more