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Workers are busy last week preparing Santa Claus’ Warren County headquarters on Courthouse Square in Warrenton for the Christmas season. The Jolly Ole Elf from the North Pole will be available to hear children’s wish lists from 3-5 p.m. on Dec. 12, 13, 19 and 20. Courthouse Square is at 109 …

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A proposed economic development project in downtown Warrenton is expected to bring apartment living and first-floor retail space to the historic Dameron building at the corner of South Main and East Franklin streets.

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Historic Oakwood is a vibrant community on the outskirts of downtown Raleigh with a 180-year history. The area is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and was the first North Carolina neighborhood to receive historic designation. Visitors can enjoy the neighborhood’s varied arc…

The Warren County Board of Education considered a number of personnel matters during its Nov. 10 regular monthly meeting. Read more

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I would like to take a minute to applaud our restaurants, coffee houses and shops here in our small town of Warrenton for their outstanding capabilities, persistence and downright blood, sweat and tears for keeping their doors open to our community in such difficult and most challenging times. 

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A few nights ago, about 10 p.m., my wife and I had retired for the night. We both were asleep when I heard something beep. After listening and searching, I determined it was the carbon monoxide monitor.

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Parenting during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is not the same for everyone. Some families are facing more obstacles than others. We are quickly approaching one complete year of remote/online learning for children in our schools. While the school system has put innovative measures in p…

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Kenneth Johnson, Sr., 68, of Fayetteville, formerly of Warren …

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Alex Robert Drumgold, 25, of Norlina, died on Tuesday, Nov. 24…