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Southside Seahawks

O’Neal leads Southside girls, Boys fall short

The Southside girls and boys returned to the court after a 12-day gap between games and the rust ...

Beaufort County

Cooper declares state of emergency ahead of winter storm

RALEIGH – Gov. Roy Cooper has signed a state of emergency in advance of the second winter storm ...

Beaufort County

Rep. Kidwell appointed to Access to Healthcare and Medicaid Expansion Interim Committee

Speaker Tim Moore announced Rep. Keith Kidwell has been appointed to serve on the Joint Legislative Committee on ...

News

Rep. Greg Murphy selected to join Ways and Means Committee

Rep. Greg Murphy (NC-03) released the following statement after being chosen to serve on the House Ways and ...

Northside Panthers

County girls teams ready for post-season push, conference results crucial for seeding

County rivals are on track to make deep playoffs runs in 1A, while the Washington girls hope a ...

Beaufort County

Another potential storm in the forecast

A winter storm that moved over parts of North Carolina last weekend left Beaufort County unscathed, but there’s ...

Education

ECU graduate class to conduct downtown Washington parking study

The City of Washington is working with East Carolina University on a parking study that could help bring ...

Beaufort County

Pandemic recovery, demand could cause gas prices to spike

Gas prices are continuing to rise, nationally and locally. The national average price for a gallon of regular ...

Northside Panthers

Boys teams return to the court: five day COVID-19 pause causes reshuffling

A scheduled day off to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. turned into a five-day break from all ...

Columns

More about Herschel Walker during the COVID pause

It was strange not being in a high school gym Friday night. They’re not bad places to be ...

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Columns

Snow many memories

The recent weather forecast had me hoping for snow. I love snow!  So, this past weekend, even though ...

News

Already delayed, NC primary could now move to June

RALEIGH (AP) — North Carolina Republican legislators on Monday announced plans to attempt to further delay the already ...

Agriculture

Grants available for agricultural projects

The North Carolina Tobacco Trust Fund Commission is accepting applications for the 2022 grant cycle. Successful projects will ...

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Case mismanagement proves county police force is needed

The December 29, 2021 edition printed a front page story titled ” Analyst: domestic dogs killed Hamilton.” I ...

Beaufort County

BCCC to dedicate Boyette Conference Center

The Beaufort County Community College Foundation will dedicate its multipurpose room in honor of Dr. Charles O. Boyette ...

Crime

North Carolina man wanted for December murder captured

TARBORO (AP) — A man wanted for a murder in North Carolina has been taken into custody, a ...

News

Judge orders reversal of Powell Place decision

A Beaufort County Superior Court judge ordered that the Washington City Council’s denial of the proposed preliminary plat ...

Sports

Pam Pack wrestlers battle injuries, COVID, but stay undefeated; seven year conference win streak intact

It’s been a strange 10 months for the Washington High School wrestling program. COVID-19 delayed the usual winter ...

Chocowinity Indians

Indians boys continue to dominate IBAC; girls currently second

The Inner Banks Athletic Conference season has reached the halfway point and the Chocowinity Middle School boys are ...

Northside Panthers

School closure impacts sports

High School gyms around Beaufort County were dark Friday night and will stay that way until Wednesday as ...