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Cal Bryant, Author at The Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald

Cal Bryant, a 40-year veteran of the newspaper industry, serves as the Editor at Roanoke-Chowan Publications, publishers of the Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald, Gates County Index, and Front Porch Living magazine.

Cal Bryant

Hurricane season arrives in North Carolina

Right on cue. Although the 35th annual North Carolina Watermelon Festival was wiped off the 2020 calendar due to COVID-19, that event typically signals the ... Read more

by Cal Bryant, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 5:29 pm

Murfreesboro

Isaias spawned twister causes damage in Hertford County

Structures impacted along Vinson Mill Road Read more

by Cal Bryant, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 12:05 pm

BREAKING NEWS

Power outages widespread in Gates County

With the exception of widespread power outages, Gates County avoided any major damage from Hurricane Isaias. Billy Winn, the county’s Emergency Management Director, told the ... Read more

by Cal Bryant, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 11:15 am

News

Storm turns deadly

Two killed when tornado spins off Isaias and slams a mobile home park in Bertie Co. Read more

by Cal Bryant, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 9:31 am

Garysburg

NCSO probes Friday murder

GARYSBURG – The Northampton County Sheriff’s Office is soliciting the public’s assistance in helping to solve a murder. Sheriff Jack Smith said his investigators are ... Read more

by Cal Bryant, Monday, August 3, 2020 1:54 pm

BREAKING NEWS

Bertie offices closed Tuesday

Due to pending inclement weather from Hurricane Isaias, Bertie County local government offices will be closed on Tuesday, Aug. 4. In a press release sent ... Read more

by Cal Bryant, Monday, August 3, 2020 1:53 pm

BREAKING NEWS

Isaias expected to impact R-C area

Isaias is on his way. The tropical system, which is expected to gain hurricane strength (winds of at least 74 mph), is projected to make ... Read more

by Cal Bryant, Monday, August 3, 2020 11:36 am

News

Iasias bears watching

Hurricane could impact R-C area Read more

by Cal Bryant, Friday, July 31, 2020 6:25 pm

BREAKING NEWS

COVID claims fifth life in Bertie County

Second outbreak of the virus reported at Rivers Correctional Institute Read more

by Cal Bryant, Friday, July 31, 2020 6:21 pm

News

PETA requests emergency ordinance

Dead dogs, two tethered together, found in Bertie Co. Read more

by Cal Bryant, Friday, July 31, 2020 6:05 pm

Ahoskie

Murder in the street

Murfreesboro man shot and killed; Ahoskie resident charged Read more

by Cal Bryant, Wednesday, July 29, 2020 2:26 pm

Ahoskie

Shooting occurs in Ahoskie

Several streets in Ahoskie are blocked off at this time as an investigation is underway regarding a shooting. The Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald was able to gain ... Read more

by Cal Bryant, Tuesday, July 28, 2020 6:57 pm

Gatesville

Educational Gifts

Central Middle School students surprised with laptop computers and home internet hotspots Read more

by Cal Bryant, Tuesday, July 28, 2020 6:25 pm

Harrellsville

House torched after robbery

Harrellsville man bound and gagged, but manages to escape Read more

by Cal Bryant, Tuesday, July 28, 2020 6:21 pm

News

COVID cases climb

One more death in Hertford County Read more

by Cal Bryant, Tuesday, July 28, 2020 6:19 pm

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