April 26, 2017

Two young men blessed the volunteers from Chowan-Perquimans Habitat for Humanity with their unexpected presence, and their help, this past week.

Love letters part of Jones' family history

April 26, 2017

Congressman Walter Jones Jr. shared a love story about his grandparents during his recent stop in Edenton last week.

For many years, Jones' grandparents, Joseph and Corinne Long, lived in a beautiful home on West Church Street across from the St. Paul's Episcopal Church's parsonage.


Lessons learned from ladies, homes

April 26, 2017

Having never taken the Pilgrimage tour, I saw it as an opportunity to learn not only about local history, but more importantly to offer my daughter a chance to see lovely homes and meet some of the ladies of Chowan County.

Since 1949, the Edenton Woman's Club has organized the tour of the area's…

Pilgrimage attracts visitors from near and far

April 26, 2017

More than a thousand visitors came for the weekend to enjoy the Biennial Pilgrimage in Edenton, tour officials said.

Tour chair Nell Drees said she heard nothing but positive feedback concerning the two-day event. She said those she spoke with were particularly impressed with the special events…