This year the Halifax Underground Railroad has been chosen to present at the 20th Annual African-American Cultural Festival at the N.C. Museum of History to take place virtually on Saturday.

WELDON — Mr. Noland L. Coles Jr., 65, of Weldon, died on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, …

ROANOKE RAPIDS — On Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, John Ronald Mitchell of Roanoke Rapid…

TARBORO — Mr. David Cooper, 54, of Tarboro, died on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021.

DURHAM — Mr. Julius Battle Jr. of Durham died on Sunday, Jan. 24. 2021.

GASTON — Mr. Trevon Fields, 23, of Gaston, died on Monday, Jan. 18, 2021.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — John Wayne Jenkins, a resident of Jacksonville, Florida, died…

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Paula Elaine Hardy of Roanoke Rapids and Randall Austin Britton of Ahoskie exchanged wedding…

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Mr. and Mrs. Jonas E. III and Mrs. Betty C. Pope of Rich Square announce the upcoming marria…

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Joseph and Deanna Mosher of Roanoke Rapids announce the engagement of their daughter, Marsei…

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There is something absolutely primal about our connection to nature. Unfortunately, almost everything about modern daily living disconnects us…

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