Latest Community Columns
Many of those who boarded the Mayflower in 1620 en route to the East Coast of North America were dissenters from the Church of England. ... Read more
1 day ago by Polk Culpepper.
Thanksgiving is here and you know Christmas is around the corner! My family traditionally decorates for Christmas the weekend after Thanksgiving. It seems the commercial ... Read more
6 days ago by Beaufort County Cooperative Extension.
Could that say what I thought it did? I was behind a car on Market Street. When we came to a stop at the intersection ... Read more
6 days ago by Bartow Houston.
The south side of the county is replete with wintering birds between November and early spring. Last week, a yellow-headed blackbird was seen in a ... Read more
2 weeks ago by The Daily News.
It was in the spring of my fifth-grade year that I decided to skip school for the first time. Oh, there were to be more ... Read more
2 weeks ago by Harold Robinson.
For almost the entirety of my first sixty or more years — well, from around a little before age 10 — athletics increasingly became a ... Read more
1 month ago by Bartow Houston.
We are living in perilous times. Families, churches and neighborhoods are under assault. And not just by a deadly pandemic. America is divided by political ... Read more
1 month ago by Polk Culpepper.
By SAVANNAH REED There are many known benefits to exercise. Moderate exercise is known to decrease pain, improve sleep quality, lessen fatigue, as well as ... Read more
1 month ago by Vidant Health.
Tracey and I have just finished watching an afternoon of collegiate football and thoroughly enjoyed doing so. I have heard the word “Coach” applied to ... Read more
1 month ago by Harold Robinson.
From North Carolina Department of Transportation OCRACOKE — After a successful Bigfoot Slough dredging effort by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the North ... Read more