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Washington County Male Chorus sings

Aug 14, 2019 at 07:00 am by Arthur-RB

John Tharps, Julius Walker and other members of the Washington County Male Chorus perform for crowds at Plymouth’s Drag Boat Races Saturday, August 10. For more from the.... Read More

Residents learn about 2020 voter ID law

Aug 14, 2019 at 07:00 am by Dale-RB

About 25 county residents gained insight into North Carolina’s impending Voter ID law last week in a presentation at the former Windows On the World in Roper. NC Electi.... Read More

County renews focus on strategic plan

Aug 14, 2019 at 07:00 am by Dale-RB

Another effort is underway in Washington County to establish a Strategic Plan for the future. A seven-member team will launch the initiative. According to a presentation to c.... Read More

County joins Plymouth, adopts black bear as its brand

Aug 14, 2019 at 07:00 am by Dale-RB

Washington County commissioners embraced the iconic black bear as its brand in a unanimous vote last week. The action came at the request of the county’s Travel and Tou.... Read More

Entrepreneur gives motel new name, new character

Aug 14, 2019 at 07:00 am by Dale-RB

Plymouth has a new innkeeper and his Road Trip Motel — the former Pine Tree Motel — is in the midst of a remarkable turnaround. County tax records show the Pine T.... Read More