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  • 120 golfers expected for tourney

    May 19, 2015 - 8:24pm

    120 golfers expected for tourneyA $200,000 purse is expected to draw at least 120 young professional golfers to the Biggs Cadillac Buick GMC Classic at Albemarle Plantation next week.

  • Hertford, Winfall settle dispute

    From Staff Reports | May 14, 2015 - 8:50pm

    A seven-year dispute over wastewater charges between Hertford and Winfall has been settled.

  • Ruritans Clubs raise money for causes

    By Peter Williams | May 13, 2015 - 12:22pm

    A pair of local Ruritan Clubs will be holding fundraising events this Saturday with the common goal — raising money for community groups and helping Perquimans students attend college.

  • Naional Day of Prayer: Hundreds unite to pray

    By Peter Williams | May 13, 2015 - 12:22pm

    Hundreds of residents gathered together last week to pray.

  • American Legion gets picture of namesake

    By Peter Williams | May 13, 2015 - 12:21pm

    The American Legion Post in Hertford has been named in honor of William Paul Stallings for 70 years.Now Post 126 has a picture of what he look liked.

  • County workers search for jobs

    By Peter Williams | May 13, 2015 - 12:21pm

    (EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the second part of a two-part series on the economy and Perquimans County)If there are jobs out there, many Perquimans County residents are finding they need to commute to get there.

  • Saturday event focused on safety

    By Peter Williams | April 22, 2015 - 11:26am

    An Edenton doctor who specializes in family and sports medicine will be among the speakers at this Saturday’s Week Of The Young Child event at the Perquimans County Recreation Center.

  • SBC: Businesses need a good plan

    By Peter Williams | April 22, 2015 - 11:26am

    It takes more than love to run a business.Ginger O’Neal says it takes a plan.

  • Bill could impact Perquimans board

    By Peter Williams | April 22, 2015 - 11:26am

    A bill in the General Assembly would inject partisian poltics into North Carolina’s school board elections and as a consequence keep Steve Magaro and other federal employees from serving.

  • Simmons honored by Habitat group

    By Peter Williams | April 22, 2015 - 11:26am

    Guy Simmons has a background in corporate finance, not construction.

  • 6 area Marinas hope to lure boaters this season

    By Peter Williams | April 22, 2015 - 11:25am

    Albemarle Plantation and five municipal marinas are hoping to attract transient boaters to pay a visit.

  • ECU star to play Plantation tourney

    By Peter Williams | April 6, 2015 - 1:32pm

    Eric Brady hopes last year’s visit to Albemarle Plantation will give him something of an edge when he returns in May for the $200,000 Biggs Buick Cadillac GMC Classic eGolf Tour event.

  • Club reaches out to women

    By Peter Williams | April 6, 2015 - 1:31pm

    The Albemarle Plantation Women’s Club is again reaching out to adult women who want to branch out into a new career or business and need a little help.

  • Main St. honors local group

    By Peter Williams | April 6, 2015 - 1:31pm

    Carolina Moon Theater and five individuals and Historic Hertford Inc. were honored last month as Main Street Champions.

  • Perquimans would benefit from sales tax proposal

    By Peter Williams | March 24, 2015 - 7:04pm

    HERTFORD — Perquimans County stands to see a huge increase in revenue from sales taxes if a tax proposal is approved in Raleigh.

  • Local wildlife officer Stoop honored by association

    By Peter Williams | March 16, 2015 - 12:12pm

    Sgt. Brad Stoop has been named the top law enforcement officer in the state by N.C. Bowhunter’s Association.

  • Winter weather takes its toll on roads

    By Peter Williams | March 16, 2015 - 12:12pm

    The ice and cold weather may be gone, but the potholes they created may be sticking around for a while.

  • No change for COA board

    By Peter Williams | March 16, 2015 - 12:12pm

    The Board of Trustees of College of The Albemarle has rejected a call to reduce the size of the board at the expense of counties like Perquimans.

  • Layden, Hobbs to serve on boards

    By Peter Williams | March 16, 2015 - 12:12pm

    Two Perquimans County women are serving on boards that regulate either massage therapy or chiropractic services.

  • Habitat gains SECU support

    By Peter Williams | March 7, 2015 - 8:25pm

    A non-profit foundation wants to team up with Habitat for Humanity to expand affordable housing across the state.

  • Church kicks off soup kitchen

    By Peter Williams | March 7, 2015 - 8:24pm

    Hertford United Methodist Church kicked off a weekly soup kitchen last week with more food than customers.

  • Weather forces schedule changes

    By Peter Williams | March 7, 2015 - 8:24pm

    A second week of snow closed schools for most of last week and forced organizations and civic groups to cancel or postpone activities.

  • Jackson parents return to jail

    By Peter Williams | February 10, 2015 - 10:39pm

    HERTFORD — The parents of six men charged with sexually abusing their younger sister are back in jail after being charged with multiple counts of child abuse and being an accessory after the fact to sexual abuse.

  • Anonymous donor issues pledge for foundation

    By Peter Williams | January 29, 2015 - 10:52pm

    The Perquimans County Schools Foundation could receive up to $10,000 from an anonymous donor if others will match that amount by April 1.

  • Combs named to sports hall

    January 29, 2015 - 10:51pm

    Freddie Combs, a standout athlete at Perquimans County High School and N.C. State University, will be one of 10 new members inducted to the North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame.