Harold Robinson, Author at Washington Daily News

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Remembering Ed Farnell

One of the most unforgettable men in my life has to be E. N. Farnell, the principal of Williamston High School. Mr. Farnell had a ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Monday, May 20, 2024 3:04 pm

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Happy belated Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day across the United States is celebrated on the second Sunday of May every year. It was founded in West Virginia by Anna Jarvis ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Monday, May 13, 2024 5:07 pm

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Todd Maxwell Field was the place to be

Riding through town the other night, I noticed that Todd Maxwell Field was not in use. With high school baseball winding down and college baseball ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Monday, May 6, 2024 5:44 pm

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Riding bikes has changed since I was a kid

Bicycles were all over the city over the weekend and cyclists wear different clothes than we used to when we rode bikes. We wore jeans ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Monday, April 29, 2024 4:53 pm

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Prom season evokes fond memories

One of the most exciting times of any high school year is the week of the Junior/Senior prom. When I was coming up, teachers in ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Monday, April 22, 2024 4:40 pm

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My friend Phil pitched the longest game

There is probably not a bigger fan of East Carolina than Sue Francis, but if you walk into Phil Edward’s office, he will run a ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Monday, April 15, 2024 3:23 pm

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Dinner with friends on Hawkins Beach

Little Dave Tayloe has lived at Hawkins Beach during the summer all of his younger years. He and his two sisters and brothers have not ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Monday, April 8, 2024 4:35 pm

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Relaxing on Easter Sunday in New Bern

Easter is about family. I am in as I write, with Tracey’s family. Her sisters are Kim and Windy and we are at Kim’s home ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Monday, April 1, 2024 3:58 pm

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Remembering Linda Tice

Just south of Williamston lies an area called Farm Life. People teach values there, you won’t hear no or yes rather, yes sir and no ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Monday, March 25, 2024 4:14 pm

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Offensive linemen sure can eat

When I was coaching at ECU, my wife Tracey, decided she would cook for the offensive lineman. It was not without mistakes. I told her ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Monday, March 18, 2024 4:41 pm

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