The Warren County Health Department recently celebrated the completion of a Bright Ideas Community Outreach Project that focuses to increase education about COVID-19 and available vaccines among vulnerable and marginalized populations who may not be reached in generalized education efforts.
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The Warren County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, June 23, to consider awarding an economic development incentive to Project Y.E.P. for an $82 million… Read more
Girl Scouts-North Carolina Coastal Pines, announces that Mariah Harrison of Norlina is the Warren County top seller for the 2021 Girl Scout Cookie Program. Read more
The Soul City Pool at Magnolia Ernest Recreation Park is open for the summer season until Labor Day. Hours of operation are 1-6 p.m. on Tuesdays-Fridays, noon-7 p.m. on Saturdays and 2-6 p.m. on Sundays. The pool is closed on Mondays. There is a $2 entrance fee. The park is at 252 Duke Dr., …
Tour Warrenton and Weldon Mills Distillery will present a Summer Night Market from 5-10 p.m. on Saturday, June 26, with vendors, music and activities for the whole family.
Entries are now being accepted for the Littleton Patriotic Parade, which will be held on Saturday, July 3. Line-up will be at 9:30 a.m. at Lakeland Theater with the parade beginning promptly at 10 a.m.
Orders are now being accepted for St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church’s Hoagie Sale on Saturday, July 3.
Although I no longer teach students in the classroom — having retired after 43 years at NCSU — I still teach economics in other ways. I continue to write, speak and answer questions about the economy from just about anyone who asks. I’m one of those lucky people whose job has been the same a…
Why would John Shelton Reed write another book about barbecue?
If preservation in Warren County and Warrenton were a story by itself, a handful of characters would stand the test of time. Portia Hawes is one of those dedicated individuals whose service spans 20+ years as a loyal preservationist, not only for her family church of All Saints Episcopal an…
Elizabeth Spencer, arguably one of our country’s greatest writers, died in December 2019 in Chapel Hill, where she had lived since 1986.