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Raiders win on Homecoming

Both Raider teams split last week in their matchups against Ridgecroft and Albemarle. Tuesday the Raiders traveled to ...

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Belhaven Library to host “Show Boat” Cabaret fundraiser

For its first fundraiser, friends of the Belhaven Public Library are hosting a cabaret featuring songs from the ...

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Bird flu, high demand behind soaring egg prices

At Easter, children go on egg hunts to find brightly colored plastic eggs scattered but hidden across a ...

Sports

Panthers, Seahawks bring home conference medals

Northside wrestlers claimed six medals and Southside left with four at the Coastal Plains Conference meet at Pamlico ...

Columns

The story behind a man and his bull

Thank you, readers, for the tremendous feedback I received from last week’s column ‘Know Your Town 2023’ in which ...

Crime

WPD: Pair arrested on drug charges

From Washington Police Department: On Jan. 18, 2023 officers with the Washington Police Department initiated a traffic stop ...

Crime

BCSO: Fentanyl dealer arrested

From Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office: On Jan. 19, 2023, investigators with the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office Drug Unit ...

Sports

Washington boys, Panthers girls prevail as county teams clash; O’Neal comes closer to 2000 for Southside

The Washington High School boys basketball team jumped out to an 11-1 advantage and never looked back on ...

News

Local reps appointed to committees

Beaufort County’s elected representatives in the NC General Assembly were appointed to committees this week, just before lawmakers ...

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Rep. Murphy visits Aurora, shares plan for rural areas

U.S. Representative Dr. Greg Murphy visited Aurora on Thursday, Jan. 19 to host a roundtable discussion with a ...

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High Five: Waters sets sights on state swim meet

Listed at 5’8 and 220 lbs. on the Pam Pack football roster, senior Austin Waters looks more like ...

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Friends of the Brown Library hosts annual book sale

The Friends of the George H. and Laura E. Brown Library book sale is a reader’s paradise, because ...

Sports

O’Neal’s triple-double earns state-wide recognition

Southside senior Ka’Nyah O’Neal’s performance against Northside got even better after coach Milton Ruffin reviewed the tape. The ...

Columns

When is the best time for that Pre-Emergent application?

I was in Raleigh last Friday for a meeting. My motto is if you are on time, you’re ...

Columns

Making a New Start

By Stewart Ham The avenue to a successful life is full of reset buttons and new beginnings. I’ve ...

Columns

Write Again…Man’s search for meaning

Viktor E. Frankel. Ever heard of him? Of course not. Neither had I. So. Who was this man ...

News

Arts of the Pamlico announces board chair

Arts of the Pamlico (AOP) Board of Directors recently announced Joan “Gayle” Watson, former Vice Chair, as 2023-2024 ...

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Local law enforcement agencies and FBI looking to share resources

Local law enforcement agencies and representatives from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) met on Tuesday (Jan. 17) ...

Sports

Avila Esparza named Player of the Year, five Seahawks on All-Conference team

Coastal Plains Conference soccer coaches chose Southside junior Kenny Avila as the Player of the Year and four ...

Columns

Know Your Town 2023

I have had so many requests to do more ‘Know Your Town’ series that feature the history of ...