March 21, 2019

EDENTON — When you look at Jennifer Holley, you have no idea what she’s been through during the past year.

The Creswell resident has a smile that lights up her face. She’s a new mom of a boy who is almost a year old.

She’s also a stroke survivor. 

About two months after…

'The Aftermath' a post-World War II love triangle

March 21, 2019

The British seem to be a nostalgic lot, looking back on love-in-wartime stories as if recalling a nobler epoch when they were young and reckless, lost in the aftermath of military triumphs, when life was an unpredictable mixture of romance and sprawling human tragedy.

“Testament of…

Prime farmland is a precious irreplaceable resource

March 21, 2019

Don’t get me wrong. I’m not against renewable energy, but it pains me to see prime farmland being taken out of production permanently. Food shortage could be a real problem if this trend continues.

With rising worldwide population, we need to take advantage of our most productive land.…

Albemarle Loop waterway guide a beacon to boaters

March 17, 2019

Imagine cruising the Albemarle Sound where coastal towns dot your agenda.