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Vidant Beaufort Hospital restricts visitation in response to anticipated community spread

Vidant is taking steps to ensure the safety of all. Vidant remains vigilant with its screening process for all visitors, entry requirements and visitor restrictions ... Read more

6 days ago by Vidant Health.

Rain and cold weather cause slight streetscape delay

City of Washington Public Works Director Adam Waters couldn’t talk long. He was headed to Main Street to take the asphalt temperature. Waters wasn’t looking ... Read more

1 week ago by Steve Barnes.

A talent turns full time in thriving rental market

Laura Darre has a unique talent. The Washington Park resident has an uncanny ability to see past the flaws to the possibilities beneath. And that’s ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Vail Stewart Rumley.

Design is in demand in COVID era

In April, the large studio in the back of Watson in Homes looked more like an assembly line for PPE. Fabric and ties to piece ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Vail Stewart Rumley.

Almost there — Main Street will reopen soon

In the COVID-19-induced craziness that is 2020, reopening West Main Street through downtown Washington might be the brightest spot of the year so far. The ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Vail Stewart Rumley.

BeauCo Kids — 9 years old and growing

Kayla Ballance never considered herself to be a girly-girl. She grew up on a hog farm in the southern Pitt County town of Grifton and ... Read more

1 month ago by Steve Barnes.

BBB tips: Halloween shopping during pandemic

RALEIGH — Shopping for Halloween should be fun — not terrifying. This year is going to be different than ever before, and Better Business Bureau serving ... Read more

1 month ago by Better Business Bureau.

New bank director a native of Washington

From Union Bank   GREENVILLE — The Board of Directors of UB Bancorp and Union Bank is pleased to announce that Dr. William A. Keyes ... Read more

1 month ago by The Daily News.

Inner Banks Marina announces plan for dry-stack storage facility

From Inner Banks Marina   Inner Banks Marina has announced a plan to construct a dry-stack storage facility in Washington. Inner Banks Marina will consist ... Read more

1 month ago by The Daily News.

Boom times for the Beaufort County boat industry

Beaufort County boat manufacturers and dealers are inundated with orders and sales —  buoyant instead of treading water, due in no small part to COVID-19. ... Read more

1 month ago by Steve Barnes.

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