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…
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…
4-H time is family time, and on Jan. 26 and 27, the Warren County Cooperative Extension Center will be releasing the Cupid’s Winter Wonderland Activity Kits for ages 5-8.
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.
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2021 Governor’s Volunteer Service Award.
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.
The Warren County NAACP and its SPARK (Seeking Peace and Reconciling Kinship) committee will host an artistic display, “Seeking Justice,” on Warren County Courthouse Square on Sunday, Jan. 24, from 1-4 p.m.
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 …
Chad B. Harrison has been named president of Womack Publishing as of last week.
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…
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.
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.
Warren County now offers public WIFI at two of its parks — the Warren County Recreation Complex in Warrenton and the Magnolia Ernest Recreation Park in the Soul City community.