Editor’s note: The following tribute is adopted from remarks made during the unveiling of the historical marker honoring Dr Julian Haywood on Oct. 21, 2022, by Augustus Oliver Grant, MD, Ph.D., professor of Medicine and vice dean for Faculty Enrichment, Duke University Hospital. This year, C…
Saturday morning was cold outside, but the children and adults inside John Graham Gym in Warrenton didn’t mind. They were too busy having fun with Winter Art Time activities offered by Warren County Parks and Recreation.
The North Carolina Cooperative Extension Warren Center will host Farm to Early Care and Education Extension Training on Saturday, Feb. 25, from 9 a.m.-noon at the Warren County Armory Civic Ce… Read moreFarm to Early Care and Education Training planned
The Ladies of the Lake Cancer Support Team provides support to cancer patients in several counties in North Carolina and Virginia surrounding Lake Gaston, including those who receive services … Read moreLadies of the Lake Cancer Support Team donates to cancer care fund
The Warren County Veterans Service Office will honor local veterans with the Warren County Veteran Recognition Celebration, For the Love of Country, at 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 10, at the Warren… Read moreVeterans Recognition Celebration planned for Feb. 10
Registration for the Warren County Parks and Recreation Baseball and Softball Youth Leagues begins today (Wednesday) and will close on Feb. 28.
Monday, January 23
Lakeland Cultural Arts Center continues its lineup of classic and contemporary movies this month with “Some Like It Hot” on Friday, Feb. 3. Showings are at 1 and 7 p.m. The 1959 romantic comedy stars Marilyn Monroe and Tony Curtis.
At Warren County Memorial Library, February will be an exciting month with the return of evening hours, the observance of Black History Month and more for people of all ages.
Lakeland Cultural Arts Center will hold auditions for “Crowns,” by Regina Taylor, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. on Feb. 4 and 2-5 p.m. on Feb. 5. Auditions will be held at Lakeland, located at 411 Mosby Ave., Littleton.
I live on the outskirts of the town of Warrenton near Arcola. There is what I believe is a historical home on the corner of Tutelo Road and Highway 43.
Are the days of the roadside eateries gone? My book, “North Carolina’s Roadside Eateries,” celebrated the barbecue and country cooking family friendly restaurants near the interstates.
I am writing to thank Warrenton-area residents for sharing the true meaning of Christmas with children in need this past holiday season.
By John Hood