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Thursday, February 25, 2021
Wednesday, February 24, 2021

    Dear liberals, your man was declared the winner. Where is the happiness? Most of what I read is vindictive, hateful rhetoric by the dogface, pony soldiers (Biden’s terminology). Litigation and due process are cornerstones of American democracy. If you reference the Constitution, include its …

    Tuesday, February 23, 2021
    Thursday, February 18, 2021

    The Farmville license plate mural has been one of the most popular in town, and now people can purchase their own town license plate for the front of their cars or to display in their homes or offices.

    AYDEN — Ayden’s Branding Committee is still seeking input from both town residents and those outside of the community.

    Sports Stories

    Thursday, January 14, 2021

    FARMVILLE — As the Farmville Central High School volleyball team made its way home from a victory against BeddingieldJan. 5, they were greeted by members of the Farmville community who gathered to show their support.

    Wednesday, December 02, 2020

    WILLIAMSTON — The boys cross country team from Greene Central High School finished second overall in a nonconference meet Monday at Riverside High School.

    Thursday, November 26, 2020
    Wednesday, November 18, 2020

    Opinion Stories

    Thursday, February 25, 2021

      In baseball, three strikes and you’re out. In today’s politics, it’s one strike and you’re out. Just ask Richard Burr. Our senior senator listened to all the evidence in the Trump impeachment trial and voted the courage of his convictions, declaring the former president guilty. The North Car…

        I remember watching this rounded-face, fair-skinned man, with a stack of paper setting on a table beside him, articulating his political views on television. He would grab a single sheet off the pile, read some of it, chew on it (not literally), and give his opinion of what he read. Oft, you…

          Many Christians use the time between Ash Wednesday and the night before Easter to reflect on the suffering and sacrifice of Jesus. A tradition is to give up something for Lent as a reminder of Christ’s ultimate sacrifice. These 5 1/2 weeks often are set apart to focus on scripture, prayer an…

          Friday, February 19, 2021

          Greenville’s Planning and Zoning Commission voted unanimously Thursday to approve a preliminary plat for a nearly 200-acre housing development that will be built along N.C. 43 North.

          Thursday, February 18, 2021

          Features Stories

          Thursday, February 25, 2021

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            SNOW HILL — The Tuscarora tribe once was a powerful economic and social force in the Tar-Pamlico region, a local historian said on Tuesday, discussing their daily lives, struggles and ultimate defeat at Fort Nooherooka during an educational presentation.

            Tuesday, February 23, 2021