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On Monday, June 14, at approximately 12:30 a.m., the Northampton County Sheriff's Office responded to a residence on Mills Street in Severn in reference to a male subject being shot.

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LITTLETON - The annual Big Air Fair hosted by AF Wake isn’t so much about who wins “Biggest Air” or “Best Trick” as it is promoting water sports at Lake Gaston and observing what’s possible on the water when high levels of skill are achieved. Some of the most talented wakeboarders, wakesurfe…

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HENRICO - Anniversaries of the deaths of loved ones often serve as a time for reflection or to remember the person that passed away.

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Among the five North Carolina or Virginia counties that Lake Gaston spans, Warren County has been leading the way in the percentage of total population fully vaccinated for COVID-19. For Warren County, that number is 41 percent, or 8,011 people, as of Monday, according to N.C. Dept. of Healt…

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The Warren County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing 6:15 p.m. Wednesday, June 23 at 6:15 p.m. at the Warren County Armory Civic Center in Warrenton regarding The Pointe’s temporary variance permit application that had been tentatively approved in early May. The variance permi…

The Warren County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, June 23, to consider awarding an economic development incentive to Project Y.E.P. for an $82 million investment in Warren County. The hearing will be held at the Warren County Armory Civic Center, 501…

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The trial for Lester Kearney, who stands accused in the 2018 death of Lake Gaston resident Nancy Alford, will be held in Warren County after his attorneys chose to not seek a change of venue. During a hearing in downtown Warrenton Monday morning, defense attorney Robert Singagliese told Judg…

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Littleton Police arrested the owner of the Minik Chek store downtown last week after executing a warrant pertaining to gaming machines inside the store.

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Walk, swim, cling, climb, paddle, jump, dig, hold – animal feet do all these things and more! Animal feet come in many shapes and sizes, but they all have one thing in common … the way they work enables different species of animals to survive in their different habitats.

The Lake Gaston Weed Control Council has scheduled the next Lyngbya treatments by Aqua Services. They begin treatment on June 15, 2021. The products used are Captain XTR, Cutrine Ultra and AMP. There are not any swimming, irrigation or fish consumption restrictions with the products being us…

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Did you know that as you enter Weldon, N.C. from US-158 East (near the corner of Elm and West 3rd streets), you’ll encounter a huge striped bass, aka rockfish, hanging beneath a towering sign that reads, “WELDON, NC – ROCKFISH CAPITAL OF THE WORLD.”

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HENRICO - At least several Northampton County residents around Lake Gaston have voiced concerns over the Edwards Beach Project that is poised to bring a two-story Northampton County Conference Center, and more, to the lake site.

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BRODNAX, Va. - The four steers at Little Buckets Farm Sanctuary are several hundred yards away, clear across the green Brunswick County pasture before Susan Klingenberg calls them over to the weathered, wooden fence she stands behind. Bucket, Bailey, Miles, and Journey come galloping across …

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Families put on their red, white, and blue; children ride their bikes; push scooters; or ride in wagons and strollers; neighbors put on their patriotic garb and walk together joining floats, fire engines and old cars to celebrate America.

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No charges were filed in a Memorial Day incident west of Eaton Ferry Bridge on the main lake that resulted in a male patient being airlifted to a regional hospital. The two involved in the watercraft crash were both juveniles, according to a N.C. Wildlife spokesperson.

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As I am sure you are aware, the trash situation on the roads around Lake Gaston and along the shorelines is out of control. This year June 5 is Lake Cleanup Day and will be different than in previous years.

RALEIGH – People traveling on the Outer Banks this weekend are urged to slow down and pay close attention because heavy rainfall has left some standing water on N.C. 12 south of the Marc Basnight Bridge in Dare County.