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Thursday, October 29, 2020

As I write this, our country is just one week away from the most consequential election in my lifetime. It is also one of the most contentious and turbulent elections in resent history.

Recently, I stopped by the Barker House to visit Edenton Historical Commission Executive Director Joy Harvill. The house recently got a new face, as Down East Preservation worked on its entry door and installed a new front porch light. The Barker House is looking great.

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Between the NBA playoffs, college football, the Hurricanes’ playoff push and life in a global pandemic, I have to admit that I hadn’t spent as much time watching the NFL this season as I would have liked. I have begun paying more attention recently and feel like I’ve awoken in some Marvel st…

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It looks like I am about to have a second favorite NASCAR team. Michael Jordan and Denny Hamlin have partnered to start a team and I hope beyond hope it’s a Jordan car. Maybe black and red, maybe white, grey and teal or maybe ... just maybe, Carolina blue with a big white Jumpman logo across…

Thursday, September 17, 2020

Editor’s note: Fred Britton, formerly of Edenton, died on Sept. 3, 2020. He was a graduate of John A. Holmes High School and a member of the Aces’ 1960 football team, which won Class 2-A state football championship. His obituary can be found online at https://www.hdoliver.com/obituary/Fred-W…