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County records 72nd COVID-19-related death

Beaufort County recorded its 72nd COVID-19-related death Thursday, along with 53 new cases and 79 recoveries. The county’s total case count is now 3,639. County ... Read more

1 hour ago by The Daily News.

Washington police chief discusses preliminary crime stats

Washington Police Chief Stacy Drakeford shared some insights regarding the city’s preliminary crime statistics from 2020, which have yet to be released to the public. ... Read more

3 hours ago by Chelsea Hofmann.

ECU’s Dr. Jesse R. Peel LGBTQ Center celebrates 10 years

The Dr. Jesse R. Peel LGBTQ Center at East Carolina University will mark its 10th anniversary with a virtual ceremony on Wednesday, Jan. 27, at ... Read more

5 hours ago by East Carolina University.

Turnage Theatre receives grant to repair historic space

The Turnage Theatre has received a grant totaling $750,000 through the Emergency Supplemental Historic Preservation Fund to repair structural damage incurred from Hurricanes Florence and ... Read more

5 hours ago by Chelsea Hofmann.

Poisonous plants to avoid with animals

My son has participated in the 4-H Livestock Show and Auction since he was 6 years old. My wife and her family participated in and ... Read more

5 hours ago by Beaufort County Cooperative Extension.

Details released for opening of Greenville large-scale vaccination site

GREENVILLE — Vidant Health and the Pitt County Health Department released scheduling details for the large-scale COVID-19 vaccine site set to open at the Greenville ... Read more

5 hours ago by Brandon Tester.

‘It’s amazing to me:’ Bright Futures helps fill needs during pandemic

The Beaufort County Board of Education on Tuesday learned about what the local chapter of Bright Futures has done to help students and their families ... Read more

1 day ago by Brandon Tester.

Beaufort County records 71st COVID-19-related death

Beaufort County recorded its 71st COVID-19-related death Wednesday, along with 22 new cases and 110 recoveries. The county’s total case count is now 3,586. County ... Read more

1 day ago by Brandon Tester.

Biden takes the helm as president

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday, declaring that “democracy has prevailed” and summoning ... Read more

1 day ago by The Associated Press.

Local student shares in national yearbook award

KINSTON — Washington resident Alexandra Melk, a senior at Parrott Academy, recently learned that last year’s Patriot yearbook on which she served as co-editor won ... Read more

1 day ago by Arendell Parrott Academy.

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