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Firefighters respond to this mobile home fire on Country Oak Drive east of Warrenton around 3:30 a.m. on Jan. 20. Warrenton Rural Fire Chief Walter Gardner said there appeared to be no electrical power to the trailer, and there was evidence of a wood stove and kerosene-type heater in the deb…

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Dr. L. Julian Haywood, who grew up in Warrenton, passed away recently from complications related to COVID-19 following a long career in the medical field. Born in 1927, he retired in 2019 as Emeritus Professor of Clinical Medicine from the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Souther…

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Warren County Health Department announced that all of its appointment spaces for older adults wanting to receive the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine have been filled — at least for the time being.

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WRAL personality David Crabtree and former Congresswoman Eva Clayton received their COVID-19 vaccinations last week at the Warren County Health Department. Also pictured is Dr. Margaret Brake, Warren County’s public health director.

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Emergency personnel are working at the scene of an accident on Manson-Drewry Road this morning. Motorists are advised that the road is blocked from Interstate 85 to U.S. 1. Use caution when traveling in the area.

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Halifax Electric Membership Corporation has named Vaughan Elementary School music teacher Diane Colin as a Bright Ideas Tar Heel Teacher of the Week in recognition for outstanding work in the classroom and as a Bright Ideas education grant winner.

 The Vance-Granville Community College Men’s Achievement Academy, with the support of Rho Beta Lambda of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., will host a virtual panel discussion to honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Tuesday, Jan. 26 at 6 p.m.  All are invited to attend.

Since last summer, when Warren County Schools began preparing for remote learning due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the community has provided donations of funding, school supplies and other resources to assist teachers and students during this unprecedented time.

This truck hangs in a precarious position following an accident at the intersection of No Bottom Road and Snow Hill Road in Warrenton around 3 a.m. on Jan. 9. Trooper J.B. Aiken of the N.C. Highway Patrol said that no one was in the vehicle when he arrived at the scene. He indicated that it …

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Emergency personnel work at the scene of a head-on collision at Lickskillet Road and Cheek Farm Road in the Afton-Elberon community south of Warrenton early in the afternoon on Jan. 18. People from both vehicles were transported by Warren County Emergency Medical Services to an area hospital…

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A raccoon taken on Jan. 6 from the 600 block of Embro Odell Road, Littleton, in Warren County has tested positive for rabies at the North Carolina State Laboratory of Public Health. 

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As the Warren County Health Department begins to administer the COVID-19 vaccine to older adults, new guidelines from the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services expand eligibility to adults age 65 and older.

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Former Warren County High School basketball standout Thomas Miles, now a sophomore at Chowan University, was home from college last summer when a heart infection threatened his life. Through faith, determination and what can only be described as a miracle, he recently returned to the court.