March 13, 2018
A number of students at Perquimans County High School plan to leave class and walk to their school’s flagpole on Wednesday as part of a planned nationwide student demonstration against gun violence and in support of school safety.
Elsewhere in the region, school officials said they are…
March 03, 2018
HERTFORD — Fifty firefighters from four volunteer fire departments battled heavy winds Friday night to prevent a fire that completely destroyed a riverfront home from spreading.
February 23, 2018
HERTFORD — A Perquimans County commissioner has filed for re-election to a second term.
February 22, 2018
HERTFORD — A 15-year-old student at Perquimans County Middle School is in custody and likely will face charges after allegedly threatening gun violence at the school Thursday morning.
February 22, 2018
HERTFORD — A Hertford town councilman already facing a 10-day jail sentence for resisting a police officer during a traffic stop has been sentenced to more than a year of supervised probation for having a handgun during the stop — a violation of his probation for an earlier conviction.
February 15, 2018
HERTFORD — Both citizens and town councilors lamented Monday what they described as the divisive tone of recent Hertford Town Council meetings, with most laying the blame at the feet of newly elected Councilman Quentin Jackson.
February 10, 2018
HERTFORD — A chili cook-off fundraiser for a state legislative candidate will go on, but Perquimans County health officials say they did have some initial concerns about it.
February 05, 2018
HERTFORD — Perquimans County Schools Superintendent Matthew Cheeseman and his family were aboard the Amtrak train that collided with another train in South Carolina Sunday, killing two people and injuring 100 others.
February 03, 2018
HERTFORD — A Hertford councilman is criticizing the town’s police department following his arrest last week on charges he resisted an officer during a traffic stop.
February 02, 2018
HERTFORD — A Hertford man is being held in lieu of a $10 million bond following his arrest on attempted murder charges for the shooting of a man in Snug Harbor last weekend.