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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

The Chowan County Senior Center is at 204 E. Church St., in the basement of E.A. Swain. It is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday. For information, call 482-2242.

Answering the call to serve others as the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. envisioned was prevalent throughout Chowan County’s celebration of what would have been the civil rights leader’s 93rd birthday Monday.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Edenton Town Councilman Roger Coleman announced plans Tuesday to address the town’s “information gap” by publishing a quarterly report that features major initiatives.

Regulator Marine recently announced the launch of the second boat in the company’s new XO Series of center console crossovers – the Regulator 24XO – and added a Yamaha XF425 engine option on the popular 26XO.

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Incoming Chowan County high school students will have to take only one course solely focused on American history to get a diploma, the result of a personal finance course mandated by the General Assembly.

Recently retired Chowan County Department of Social Services employee Terry Parks received the Order of the Long Leaf Pine at the Jan. 7 meeting of the Board of Commissioners.

Wednesday, January 08, 2020

Although he was a little later than scheduled, Grayson Byrum’s arrive into the world was perfect as he was the first baby born in northeastern North Carolina in 2020.

For a few hours every Tuesday and Thursday, the basement of First Presbyterian Church is filled with the sound of laughter and some “ah-ha” moments familiar to many people over a certain age.

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Editor’s note: Information about the Chowan County audit, which was discussed at Monday’s Board of Commissioners meeting, will appear in an upcoming edition of the newspaper.

The Beekeepers of Chowan County have partnered with the College of the Albemarle to offer an Introduction to Beekeeping class on the Edenton-Chowan campus.

The annual Chowan County Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration will be held at noon Monday, Jan. 20, at John A. Holmes High School Auditorium.

Sunday, January 05, 2020
Wednesday, January 01, 2020

Patti Kersey easily fits in with another group recognized as the most influential in 2019 — American Legion Post 40.

Stella Brothers has served the community in many ways — as a member of the board of elections. She now devotes most of her time to the Fannie A. Parker Woman’s Club and its youth program, helping turn Chowan County children into future leaders.

RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC) is announcing several changes to its hunting, inland fishing and trapping license structure and associated fees, which are set to go into effect on Jan. 1.

Wednesday, December 25, 2019

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Tuesday, December 24, 2019

RALEIGH — The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ Standards Division collected $1,500 in fines from Walgreen’s at the corner of North Broad Street and Virginia Road in Edenton, because of excessive price-scanner errors.

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Former Edenton Mayor Roland Vaughan has an extensive biography – husband, father, grandfather, business owner, banker, stock broker, jeweler and much more.

Edenton Police reports two unrelated incidents of shots being fired within the last week.

Third District Congressman Greg Murphy, R-Greenville, was surrounded by many local leaders that included many GOP torchbearers when he opened a district office Saturday in Edenton.

College of The Albemarle’s (COA) president, Dr. Jack Bagwell, spent the day in Edenton and Chowan County on Thursday, Dec. 5, touring several businesses and meeting area officials.

Third Congressional District Representative Greg Murphy (R-Greenville) hosted an open house Saturday at his new district office in Edenton.

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Edenton’s Public Works employees put in some long hours one day last week to repair a partially collapsed sanitary sewer line.

It was a little bit of out with the old and in with the new as Edenton celebrated “Home for the Holidays” this past weekend.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019
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Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Moments before White Oak Elementary's annual Boys to Men Breakfast was served Friday morning, Carlos Carrera was helping second-graders with some math problems in Lee Powell's classroom.

Monday, October 14, 2019

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