RALEIGH – Employers that have farmworkers with valid H2A visas who must be quarantined during the 2021 growing season due to COVID-19 will be able to apply for assistance to offset quarantine expenses.

RALEIGH – Employers that have farmworkers with valid H2A visas who must be quarantined during the 2021 growing season due to COVID-19 will be able to apply for assistance to offset quarantine expenses.

BEULAVILLE — Amanda and David Mercer have turned what could have been their worst nightmare into blessings for others who will walk down the path of “life.”

Larry and Glenda Hooks recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a drive-by parade celebration at The Word Church and le Deliverance Center in Rose Hill. Larry is pastor of the church. The couple, who started Hooks Plumbing Supply in Magnolia, have a daughter, four grandchildre…

KENANSVILLE — The Kenansville Fire Department responded to a mobile home fire shortly after 4 p.m. on Feb. 9 in the 1200 block of Lanefield road, Warsaw.

HARRELLS — Victoria Davis was crowned Harrells Christian Academy’s Miss Crusader on Jan. 29.

Rose Hill Police Chief Michael Tyndall has been named the 2020 Law Enforcement Officer of the Year. Tyndall has made a life of serving the people in this county. He was deputy with the Duplin County Sheriff Department before taking the job as Chief of Police in Rose Hill.

The following academic awards were given to students at Beulaville Elementary for the first nine-week grading period.

KENANSVILLE — Front-line healthcare workers at Vidant Duplin Hospital were the first in the county to receive the COVID-19 vaccine on Friday, Dec. 18.