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Beaufort County Reaps Record Tax Revenue

It might come as a surprise, or maybe even a shock, but business is booming in Beaufort County. At least for some. Each of North ... Read more

15 hours ago by Steve Barnes.

Ongoing fish kills raise concerns

Reports of multiple, ongoing fish kills in the Pamlico and Neuse rivers are raising concerns about water quality. This week, reports of fish kills came ... Read more

2 days ago by Vail Stewart Rumley.

Case rise prompts reminder about gathering safely

Beaufort County health officials are urging people to be more proactive to prevent the spread of COVID-19. According to Beaufort County Health Director Jim Madson, ... Read more

2 days ago by Vail Stewart Rumley.

COVID-19: state stats at a glance

Total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Beaufort County numbered 1,367 Friday. There are now 176 active cases in the county, and seven people are hospitalized, ... Read more

2 days ago by Vail Stewart Rumley.

City applies for COVID-relief for businesses, individuals

The City of Washington is reaching out to local businesses and individuals who have been hurt financially during the COVID-19 pandemic. Partnering with the Mid-East ... Read more

3 days ago by Matt Debnam.

NC maintains reopening guidance as COVID numbers worsen

By BRYAN ANDERSON RALEIGH — North Carolina Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper said Wednesday that the state will keep its reopening guidelines in place for three ... Read more

3 days ago by The Associated Press.

GOP to high court: Halt longer N. Carolina absentee deadline

By JONATHAN DREW President Donald Trump’s campaign and North Carolina’s Republican legislative leaders asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday to return the state to ... Read more

3 days ago by The Associated Press.

COVID-19: state stats at a glance

Total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Beaufort County numbered 1,362 Thursday. There are now 190 active cases in the county, and seven people are hospitalized, ... Read more

3 days ago by Vail Stewart Rumley.

$330,000 grant to expand distance education at community college

A major grant from the United States Department of Agriculture Rural Development Office will help Beaufort County Community College expand its distance learning options for ... Read more

4 days ago by Matt Debnam.

Chamber feeds first responders, educators

For first responders and teachers alike, 2020 has been a difficult year. While the former have had to maintain close interactions with the public during ... Read more

4 days ago by Matt Debnam.

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