House fire leads to gruesome discovery

House fire leads to gruesome discovery

Local man apparently dies by his own hands Read more | Add your comment

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Cutting their losses

M’boro can no longer afford to provide town police protection at Melon Fest Read more | Add your comment

  1. VA man faces child sex charges  | Add your comment
  2. Sheriff’s office getting update  | Add your comment
  3. Birthday to remember  | Add your comment

The Latest

Financial woes derail Melon Fest

2015 event canceled; future years look bleak Read more | Add your comment

Beware of the bears!

Ahoskie sightings lead to warnings Read more | Add your comment

‘Coupon Queen’ shares secrets

RCP sponsors Saturday seminar at Ahoskie Inn Read more | Add your comment

Watermelon Festival canceled

Popular event halted after 29 years Read more | Add your comment

Battling back

Battling back

19-year-old cancer survivor delivers inspiration at 2015 Hertford-Gates Relay for Life Read more | Add your comment

  1. 50-year man  | Add your comment
  2. Meeting schedule changes  | Add your comment
  3. Who isn’t paying taxes?  | Add your comment
  4. Love Gift  | Add your comment
  5. Kitchen blaze causes damage  | Add your comment
  6. ‘Paint It Purple’  | Add your comment
  7. Funding transfer approved  | Add your comment
  8. Truck parking debate continues  | Add your comment
  9. Cancer fight continues  | Add your comment
  10. Board appointees delayed  | Add your comment
  11. ACA clock ticking fast  | Add your comment
  12. Getting closer  | Add your comment
  13. Promise Kept  | Add your comment
  14. Mental Health agencies merge  | Add your comment
  15. Meat thief nabbed  | Add your comment
  16. Family Affair  | Add your comment
  17. Davenport’s charges mount  | Add your comment
  18. R-C area population declines  | Add your comment
  19. Body found near NC-VA line  | Add your comment
  20. Designing the future  | Add your comment
  21. Public Protection  | Add your comment
  22. Fisherman drowns in Cashie River  | Add your comment
  23. Hunter introduces sales tax bill  | Add your comment
  24. Legend lost  | Add your comment


  1. Lady Rams streak continues  | Add your comment
  2. Eagles defend crown  | Add your comment
  3. NEA downs Northampton  | Add your comment

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Save our Melons!

We were there in 1985 when she was born…breathing life for the very first time, surrounded by a few hundred other people wondering what all ... Read more | Add your comment

Columns & Opinions

The ‘color’ of the game is just fine

In a segment of HBO’s “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel” comedian Chris Rock describes himself as ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Don’t blame ALL of us

To the Editor: You do not punish an entire community for the actions of a few people. In other words, you DON’T cancel the Watermelon ... Read more | Add your comment

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