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Many volunteer organizations around Lake Gaston are temporarily shuttered. The greatest help in this moment is typically social distancing, or self-isolation if you are symptomatic. Lake Gaston Lions is no exception. We are shut down and have cancelled our April blood drive. However, the Red…

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A second case of novel coronavirus has been confirmed in Warren County. This individual was tested for COVID-19 on Wednesday, April 1, and confirmation of a positive COVID-19 test result was received by the health department on Saturday, April 4.

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During its work session/business meeting on Tuesday, March 24, the Warren County Board of Education adopted a resolution granting temporary emergency powers to Superintendent of Schools Dr. Mary Young during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Many times in the last decade or so, I have had outside-the-zone thoughts while viewing major TV events such as the Super Bowl, the NBA championship, the World Series, the Cup, the Final Four, the Oscars, the Grammys, etc. We, the public, get the chance during these and all forms of entertai…

Thank you, David, for speaking out against the constant hatred displayed in the letters to the editor.

We cancelled our subscription a few years ago because of the consistent, disturbing nature of some of the letters to the editor. The tone was vitriolic and usually espoused strong opinion in place of accurate, proven facts and data – week after week. When we brought our concern to the editor…

On March 2, I read a story of a young man of 12 talking about child abuse, and I applaud him for that. I found it ironic that two days later the Democratic-controlled U.S. House, including G.K. Butterfield, voted to block allowing any money to be set aside for medical treatment of babies del…

Elkon (Dick) Neil, 87 of Lakeland, Fla.passed away peacefully …

Norman A. Chaffin, 82, of Henrico, NC, passed away on Thursday…