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Contributor, Author at The Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald

Obituaries

Ricky M. Lanier

CONWAY – Ricky Marvin Lanier, 67, of Conway NC, passed away July 20, 2021. Ricky was born April 10, 1954 to Marvin and Dorothy Lanier. ... Read more

by Contributor, Friday, July 23, 2021 5:48 pm

Obituaries

Linda A. Fornshell

RALEIGH – Linda Askew Fornshell, age 76, of Whitaker Mill Road, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at her home. She is survived ... Read more

by Contributor, Friday, July 23, 2021 5:45 pm

Obituaries

Mildred B. Britton

PENDLETON – Mrs. Mildred (Millie) Barnes Britton was born, July 26, 1934, in Northampton County, daughter to the late Gale Borden and Jessie Tyler Barnes. ... Read more

by Contributor, Friday, July 23, 2021 5:43 pm

Obituaries

Fletcher H. Pierce

AHOSKIE – Fletcher Harrison Pierce, 16, of Ahoskie died Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at Vidant Medical Center, Greenville. A memorial service following a private family ... Read more

by Contributor, Friday, July 23, 2021 5:40 pm

Obituaries

Dale E. Kittrell

ROANOKE RAPIDS – Dale Elmore Kittrell, 60, of Roanoke Rapids died Friday, July 16, 2021 at his residence. A special service will be held by ... Read more

by Contributor, Friday, July 23, 2021 5:39 pm

Obituaries

Tracy L. Pugh, III

MARGARETTSVILLE – Tracy Lamont Pugh, III, 6 months, of Margarettsville died Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at Vidant North Hospital, Roanoke Rapids. A memorial service will ... Read more

by Contributor, Friday, July 23, 2021 5:38 pm

Ahoskie

Ahoskie man gets 17 years for stabbing prison guard

RALEIGH – An Ahoskie man was sentenced today (Wednesday) to 210 months in prison for assaulting a guard at the Franklin County Detention Center with ... Read more

by Contributor, Wednesday, July 21, 2021 3:38 pm

Murfreesboro

Unified for youth

Murfreesboro church leaders stage first-time event at Riverside Park Read more

by Contributor, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 5:39 pm

Schools

R-C Community College to host Open House & Job Fair

AHOSKIE – Roanoke-Chowan Community College will host an open house and job fair from 9 a.m. until 12 noon and again from 4-7 p.m. on ... Read more

by Contributor, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 5:26 pm

Sports

Post 102 baseball to host family fun day

AHOSKIE – The season may have ended for Ahoskie American Legion Post 102 baseball, but the fun is far from over. Post 102 baseball is ... Read more

by Contributor, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 5:25 pm

Obituaries

Dorothy S. Whitley

MURFREESBORO – Dorothy Jones Smith Whitley, age 87, formerly of Harrellsville, passed away on Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at Vidant Roanoke Chowan Hospital. Mrs. Whitley ... Read more

by Contributor, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 5:22 pm

Opinion

Biden’s plan helps America compete in a digital world

By Kip Eideberg Even as Democrats and Republicans continue their negotiations, there is one aspect of infrastructure that still continues to enjoy broad support — ... Read more

by Contributor, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 5:22 pm

Obituaries

Joyce M. Worsley

MURFREESBORO – Joyce Mae Worsley, 86, of Murfreesboro died Friday, July 16, 2021. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, July ... Read more

by Contributor, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 5:21 pm

Obituaries

Sallie A. Austin

AHOSKIE – Sallie Ann Austin, 88, of Ahoskie died Friday, July 16, 2021. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Reynolds Funeral ... Read more

by Contributor, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 5:20 pm

Obituaries

Patricia S. Deanes

HARRELLSVILLE – Patricia Sheedy Deanes, 62, of Harrellsville died Sunday, July 18, 2021 at her residence. No services will be held. Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Ahoskie, ... Read more

by Contributor, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 5:19 pm

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