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Area law enforcement agencies have been busy these past few days as Bertie, Chowan, Perquimans and Washington counties have experienced a number of shootings

Bertie Commissioners took decisive action last Thursday and entered into a two year lobbying agreement with former state Sen. Bob Steinburg.

Last Thursday’s Bertie County Commissioner’s Orientation meeting was a parade of professional county department heads, each presenting an overview of practices and procedures along with accomplishments and goals for the upcoming year, to the five person board.

While problems with drinking water are a major concern for many communities across the country, that isn’t the case in Bertie County.

Analysts predict the year ahead could be an economic roller coaster ride as inflation continues to oscillate with little signs of stabilizing. However, 2023 could be a bright year for Bertie County and its residents. There is economic growth in the county’s future.