April 20, 2019

EDENTON — Chowan commissioners have approved a new lease with the owners of the Edenton Steamers baseball team.

In March, the Steamers’ owners announced that the franchise would be sold. The team, which plays its home games in Edenton, is expected to compete in the Coastal Plain League…

April 17, 2019

Well, there’s a whole lot going on here. In case you haven’t been keeping up, let me give you the rundown.

Robin Hayes was the chair of the North Carolina Republican Party. Mike Causey is the newly elected Republican Commissioner of insurance in North Carolina.

Hayes took money from a…


April 17, 2019

EDENTON — About two years ago after Pilgrimage, Virginia Wood visited the offices of the Chowan Herald to welcome a new editor and perhaps drop off some cookies.

Wood noted that her home, Greenfield, was on the tour and invited me anytime to visit. Who can deny this lady, an exemplar of…

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April 17, 2019

Matthew 28:

Early on Sunday morning, as the new day was dawning, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went out to visit the tomb.

Suddenly there was a great earthquake! For an angel of the Lord came down from heaven, rolled aside the stone, and sat on it. His face shone like lightning, and his…


April 17, 2019

I was out for a quick bicycle ride on a beautiful Friday evening and stopped at Oakum and Church street traffic light, and then was struck by a left-turning car from Church Street.

April 17, 2019

While I was at the YMCA in Elizabeth City, I overheard two women talking about the ongoing congressional election after reading a story in The Daily Advance.

April 17, 2019

Cycle NC staff visited the region this past week to firm up plans for the upcoming bicycling event.

Chip Hofler, vice president of North Carolina Amateur Sports, said planning for the event is going well.

Cycle NC kicks off Thursday, April 25, with registration being held at John A. Holmes High…

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April 11, 2019

The head of a healthcare firm answered questions from the Chowan County Board of Commissioners to clarify possibly establishing a new health center in Edenton.

April 04, 2019

HERTFORD – Saturday was the type of brisk, but sunny day where the mind seeks solace in a bottle of wine.

Not a moment was to be wasted on drinking a common glass of red or white Kool-aid grown in California's corporate vineyards and purchased from the shelf of the town’s grocery store.…

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April 03, 2019

A round-up of all things Chowan County...

First up, the Sears Building on South Broad Street was listed for sale about two weeks ago by Perry & Co. Sotheby's International Realty. Because of the national company's recent financial troubles, I was alarmed that Edenton's store may be in peril,…

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