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Beaufort County

Masks optional again for Beaufort County Schools students, staff

Starting immediately, masks are again optional for Beaufort County Schools students and staff. During a school board meeting Tuesday, a motion to approve Superintendent Matthew ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Tuesday, October 5, 2021 6:49 pm

News

Cause of fire still under investigation; injured firefighters recovering

Investigators were still working Tuesday afternoon to determine the cause of a fire that destroyed the Kwik Mart building on Third Street in Washington early ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Tuesday, October 5, 2021 3:14 pm

Beaufort County

Vidant’s first deadline for employee vaccine mandate compliance passes

Vidant Health said more than 99.6% of its 1,766 managers, physicians and credentialed providers were in compliance with the system’s COVID-19 vaccine requirement as of ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Tuesday, October 5, 2021 1:17 pm

Hyde County

Board of Transportation approves grants for airport improvements

During its September meeting, the North Carolina Board of Transportation approved more than $29.2 million in grant funding for safety and various improvements to 13 ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Monday, October 4, 2021 2:59 pm

News

Cause of fire that destroyed convenience store under investigation

Investigators were still working Monday afternoon to determine the cause of a fire that destroyed the Kwik Mart building on Third Street in Washington early ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Monday, October 4, 2021 2:34 pm

News

‘I’m in my element’: Edwards, Campbell team up to revitalize Main Street planters

The planters along Main Street in downtown Washington are getting spruced up, thanks to the efforts of Rena Edwards and other volunteers. Edwards noticed that ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Monday, October 4, 2021 11:47 am

Aurora

Beaufort County municipalities to receive $389K in Powell Bill funds

The North Carolina Department of Transportation this week distributed to municipalities the first allocation of more than $143.1 million in annual Powell Bill funds, which ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Wednesday, September 29, 2021 2:17 pm

Beaufort County

Health department to offer Pfizer booster shots

Starting Oct. 13, the Beaufort County Health Department will offer Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine booster shots every Wednesday from 12:15-4 p.m. Appointments are required, and can ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Tuesday, September 28, 2021 1:43 pm

Southside Seahawks

‘It’s all discipline’: Seahawks head into conference play undefeated

High humidity, conditioning and hours of playbook implementation. Football players often dread certain aspects of summer workouts. But it took not having them last year ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Saturday, September 25, 2021 4:25 pm

News

Housing Authority hosts inaugural basketball tournament

Ten teams clashed on the Ninth Street court on Saturday as the Washington Housing Authority hosted its inaugural “3on3on9th” basketball tournament. The tournament featured boys ... Read more

by Brandon Tester, Saturday, September 25, 2021 3:07 pm

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