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

Health Beat: Start your year with a kitchen makeover

Deciding to make some healthier changes in your home is a great way to help prevent disease and improve your family’s quality of life.  Start ... Read more

Write Again . . . A very productive union

Katie Shavender was born Aug. 25, 1880. She was from Bath, and lived there all of her life, it is believed. In her tender teen ... Read more

Don’t miss the East Carolina Wildlife Arts Festival

Mark your calendars now for the East Carolina Wildlife Arts Festival, Feb. 6-8. The annual festival, one of Washington’s signature events, is right around the ... Read more

Boating Tips: Winter boat safety check and preparedness

With our boats tucked away for the winter, now is the perfect time to check your safety equipment. PFD, Personal Flotation Devices: Have an approved ... Read more

HEALTH BEAT: Hidden Gluten

It is estimated that 18 million Americans have “nonceliac gluten sensitivity” whereas 3 million are estimated to have diagnosed celiac disease — which is an ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

On Methodists and Duke Chapel

To the Editor: Wehre are the great Methodist people and the supporters of Duke University in Durham, N.C.? We are going to sit back and ... Read more

Miracles and thanks to Vidant

To the Editor: The Lord still performs miracles and I am living proof He has done it again. The Lord has brought me through the ... Read more

Letter to the Editor: Jan. 14, 2015

To the Editor:   The January 11, 2015 edition of the Washington Daily News contains this headline, “Grant support sought: Metropolitan seeks funding to continue ... Read more

Letter to the Editor: Jan. 13, 2015

To the Editor:   Happy New Year! The Friends of the Brown Library wishes to thank everyone in the community who has helped Brown Library ... Read more

National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

To the Editor: Jimmy Mobley, mayor of the Town of Chocowinity, along with the Town Board, would like to take this opportunity to show support ... Read more