Veteran Boyd “Buzz” Wagner was recently presented a patriotic quilt by Jill Priestino on behalf of the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 308, thanking him for his service and sacrifice to our country and his continuing service to our community. As a part-time resident, Wagner has volunteered ma…

Steve Clark, left, recently retired from Northampton County. He began as a volunteer EMT in 1978 with Rich Square Rescue Squad, then moving on to Halifax EMS Authority and Halifax County EMS. Clark has worked for Northampton County EMS for the past 11 years, mostly at its Henrico station. Ad…

The Chaloner Senior Citizens Club honored the “reason for the season” by giving to two local nursing home facilities. The Chaloner seniors prepared 50 gift bags filled with goodies, warm blankets and footies. The nursing homes chosen were in Halifax and Northampton counties. The Chaloner sen…

Marc Harris, left, was chosen as the 2021 Gaston Fire-Rescue-EMS Cadet Firefighter of the Year. Marc is a senior at Roanoke Rapids High School and is also enrolled in EMT class. Cadet Capt. Ahmaad Harrison presented the award.