Aftershocks terrify survivors of quake that killed 2,500

KATHMANDU, Nepal — Shell-shocked and sleeping in the streets, tens of thousands of Nepalese braced against terrifying aftershocks Sunday while digging for survivors in the devastation wrought a day earlier by a massive earthquake that ripped across this Himalayan nation and killed more than 2,500 people.

High School Roundup: Northeastern softball handles Lady Aces

EDENTON — Northeastern broke open a close game with four runs in the top of the seventh inning to defeat Edenton 11-6 on Friday.

Preservation weekend showcases two historic restoration projects

Two old houses from different periods, both representing some of the best of architectural history in the region, will be the sight for an upcoming Historic Preservation Trades Weekend.

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