EDENTON — Among the fun things you will be be able to do on National Lighthouse Day in Edenton Saturday is to take a shot at dunking a local celebrity — and even get a “guaranteed dunk” if the price is right.

EDENTON — Among the fun things you will be be able to do on National Lighthouse Day in Edenton Saturday is to take a shot at dunking a local celebrity — and even get a “guaranteed dunk” if the price is right.

For now, wearing a face mask in indoor public places remains optional for both vaccinated and unvaccinated residents in Chowan and Perquimans counties despite new guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and the governor’s office recommending they be worn where the rate of COVID-19 tran…

Farmers from across the area unloaded outdated, banned or otherwise unwanted pesticides July 21 as the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Perquimans County Cooperative Extension joined forces in a pesticide collection event in Hertford.