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Prioritizing God’s holy institution

By Stewart Ham To be successful in every institution hinge upon one knowing what comes first, second, and ...

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What happened to my dogwoods?

What happened to my dogwoods (Cornus florida)? This was the question form the caller this week. I needed ...

Columns

Write Again . . . A big thanks to old Ben

ARCHIVAL EXCELLENCE – In this little town of ours, friends, this place we love, nestled by the river ...

Crime

Multi-jurisdictional drug investigation leads to arrest

On July 8, 2024, Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office with assistance from Craven County Sheriff’s Office, New Bern Police ...

News

Local author releases third book in murder mystery series

Award-winning local author, Marni Graff (M. K. Graff), published the third installment of the Trudy Genova Manhattan Mysteries ...

Sports

Northside cheerleading recognized for several awards at UCA Camp

Northside Varsity cheer tries to attend a cheer camp every year to give their girls opportunities to further ...

News

Building entrepreneurs from the ground up

Five high school students from Beaufort County recently participated in ECU’s Miller School of Business Summer Youth Innovation ...

News

5th Sarah Keys Evans Day scheduled

From Sarah Keys Evans Public Arts Committee Members of the Sarah Keys Evans Planning Committee and the Roanoke ...

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Viva La Vida mural unveiled in Washington

The 3,300 sq. ft. mural Viva La Vida or Live Life, was unveiled at a ribbon cutting on ...

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Wildlife Agency to install Pitt County’s first public fishing area in Grimesland 

RALEIGH, N.C. — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC) has entered into an agreement with the North Carolina ...

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My Turn

Career opportunities, then and now

When I graduated from high school, I had no idea of what I was going to do. I had ...

Washington

City reports discharge of untreated wastewater

NOTICE OF DISCHARGE OF UNTREATED WASTEWATER The City of Washington had intermittent discharge of untreated wastewater from the ...

Sports

Byrd back on field after Bath boating accident

ECU baseball player and New Bern Southpaws designated hitter Parker Byrd is getting a starting opportunity this summer, ...

Columns

Oh, those summer days

With the creation of the Splash Park at the Bobby Andrews Recreation Center, there will be one more ...

Columns

Shooting marbles before school

When Rose Ann and I woke up, a lot of times it was to the smell of cinnamon ...

News

Local legislators react to Trump assassination attempt

Legislators who represent Beaufort County are sharing their reactions to an assassination attempt on former President Donald Trump. ...

Sports

Post 15 finishes third in state tournament

. The Beaufort County Post 15 Junior American Legion baseball team’s bid for a state title ended with ...

News

The man who “literally put Washington on the map”

Henry Overing Handy, the son of Commodore Robert Handy and Mary Rathbone Whitehorse Handy, was born on March ...

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Padgett named Bright Futures Coordinator

The Washington Beaufort County Chamber of Commerce (WBCCC) has announced the appointment of Ashley Padgett as the new ...

Sports

Post 15 battles through state tournament

The Beaufort County Junior American Legion baseball team was one of four still competing in the state tournament ...