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Write Again … Buster was right

Hunkered down. Staying in our “bunker” almost all of the time, rarely venturing beyond our yard. Oh, I walk on the road in front of ... Read more

2 days ago by Bartow Houston.

Planning ahead related to advance care planning

MARY LOU INFINITO If nothing else, this year, COVID-19 has shown us just how unpredictable the future can be, and how quickly things can change. ... Read more

3 days ago by Vidant Health.

What is this worm on my azaleas?

This week’s question comes from Chocowinity. This very colorful worm (a.k.a. caterpillar) on your azaleas is an azalea caterpillar (Datana major). They are very destructive ... Read more

5 days ago by Beaufort County Cooperative Extension.

Thank you and a job well done

As the winds and rains built in intensity overnight Monday night into Tuesday morning, most Beaufort County residents were safe in their homes, either sleeping ... Read more

7 days ago by WDN Editorial Board.

Write Again … Let’s sit a spell

My friend, and fellow former coach, Harold, writes so well — and with such a good recall — of the days of his yesteryears. Those ... Read more

1 week ago by Bartow Houston.

Truth in an age of information warfare

We are living in an age of misinformation. From COVID-19 to national politics, the truth has become increasingly elusive. Facts, scientific data and informed opinions ... Read more

1 week ago by WDN Editorial Board.

Collaboration yields robust testing capacity in eastern North Carolina

When I first wrote about COVID-19 and its impending impact on our region on March, I shared it would take our entire community working together ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Vidant Health.

Congress considers legislation that would support local news organizations

In the past five months, Congress has responded to the coronavirus public health crisis with several emergency relief measures, including the stimulus checks sent to ... Read more

2 weeks ago by WDN Editorial Board.

Two things we all remember

Growing up, there were many events, dates and places we as kids, and later high school students, will never forget, from who we escorted to ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Harold Robinson.

Words to live by

John Lewis died last week. For those who aren’t familiar with the man, one photo might stir a recollection. In this photo, Lewis, as a ... Read more

2 weeks ago by WDN Editorial Board.

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