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The Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald - roanoke-chowannewsherald.com
WINTON – As is often the case with major road construction projects, motorists find themselves facing detours. The current project that involves widening US 13 / US 158 from just south of Winton to Tar Heel in Gates County will present such a detour ...
Northampton tabs Turner - roanoke-chowannewsherald.com
JACKSON – The “interim” tag has been removed. On the heels of a meeting here Tuesday, the Northampton County Board of Commissioners voted to extend a contract offer to Kimberly Turner to serve as County Manager. Turner, a county native who has worked ...
Clara Murphy Bond Bell - roanoke-chowannewsherald.com
WINDSOR – Clara Murphy Bond Bell of Windsor and Edenhouse in Bertie County, North Carolina died Monday, July 21. The oldest of four children of Mary Elizabeth Murphy and Walter Holland Bond, she was born August 9, 1925. She was a graduate of New Hanover ...
Ahoskie ‘8’s’ capture title - roanoke-chowannewsherald.com
AHOSKIE – The Ahoskie 8U All-Stars captured the championship of the Eastern Albemarle Region Baseball Tournament Sunday at Ahoskie Creek Park with a 16-6 win over the Cashie All-Stars of Windsor. Owen Black led the way for the youngsters after he went ...
Ollie C. Harrell - roanoke-chowannewsherald.com
LEWISVILLE, NC – Mr. Ollie Cecil Harrell, 79, passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014 at his residence. Ollie was born September 19, 1934 in Bertie County, the son of Cecil Harrison and Nettie Valentine Harrell. He was a member of Lewisville United Methodist ...
Irene Britt - roanoke-chowannewsherald.com
MURFREESBORO – Irene Britt, 74, of Washington Road, Murfreesboro, died Sunday, July 20, 2014 at Vidant Medical Center, Greenville. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at First Baptist Church Murfreesboro. Burial will be in ...
Myrna R. Roberts - roanoke-chowannewsherald.com
GATES – Funeral services for Myrna R. Roberts of Gates will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 25, 2014 at New Hope Baptist Church, Gates. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Reynolds Funeral Home, Ahoskie, is handling the arrangements.
Duh…what did they say?? - roanoke-chowannewsherald.com
Have you ever wondered why athletes are paid millions for playing children’s games? Based on a little research, the answer is because the majority of jocks don’t have enough intelligence to hold a regular job. While extremely gifted athletically, if ...
Two become one - roanoke-chowannewsherald.com
The reality of the pending merger of Judicial Districts 6A and 6B is setting in. That thought is not lost on Judge Brenda G. Branch. Effective Jan. 1 of next year, the two current stand-alone Districts (A: Halifax County; B: Bertie, Hertford and ...
Luther J. Joyner - roanoke-chowannewsherald.com
MURFREESBORO – Luther John Joyner, 75, of Murfreesboro died Friday, July 18, 2014 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at First Baptist Church Murfreesboro. Hunter’s Funeral Home, Murfreesboro, is ...