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news agency bringing you Northeast North
Carolina news affecting the counties in the region known
as the Albermarle.
GATES COUNTY NEWS -- Senator Ed Jones will not endorse any candidates in the Gates County May 2010 primary election. Jones appreciated the support he has received over the years from the local Democratic Party, but he says voters should decide who is the best candidate to represent them. Jones further predicted hard times ahead for Gates County...
GATES COUNTY NEWS -- The Betsy Dowdy Chapter of the National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) held their annual Good Citizens Awards at Knobbs Creek Recreation Center, in Elizabeth City, North Carolina. This year's outstanding senior was Cameron Hill of Gates County High School. Cameron is the daughter of DeAnna Dorsey and resides in Gates, North Carolina...
GATES COUNTY NEWS -- NC DENR has given legal notice that application for a development permit in an AEC as designated under the Coastal Area Management Act (CAMA) has been received on October 10, 2009. The requested permit submitted by NC Department of Transportation proposes to replace an existing Bridge #32 on SR 1100 over Trotman Creek in Gates County...
NEWS -- Residents in Gates County will have a chance to see,"Telling Our Stories" Photography Exhibit that is coming to Chowan County! Shepard Pruden Memorial Library in Edenton will host the exhibit from June 12, 2009, through July 2, 2009...
GATES COUNTY NEWS -- A post-World War II urban school, the Enfield Graded School, is one of nineteen individual properties and districts across the state of North Carolina added to the National Register of Historic Places. Similar to the deteriorating old Sunbury Elementary School located in the center of Sunbury, Gates County, North Carolina...
GATES COUNTY NEWS - Gates County Board of Commissioners and Gates County
Board of Education knew that by design the Gates County Zoning Ordinance would be exclusionary in
regards to low income housing... Both these Boards knew that by placing exclusionary regulations
on development of low income housing, they would force low income residents to build homes they
could not afford in order to increase the County property tax base (INCLUDES VIDEO)...
PASQUOTANK COUNTY NEWS - Yesterday, a U.S. Coast Guard HH-60 Jayhawk Rescue
helicopter crew from Air Station Elizabeth City, North Carolina rescued five people from the
German flagged 43-foot sailboat Born...
GATES COUNTY NEWS -- Last
Monday evening, I had the opportunity to meet Senator Fred Smith! More than
eighty citizens gathered at the Washington High School in Little Washington, North Carolina, to
attend Senator Fred Smith's campaign rally in support of his candidacy for Governor 2008. A close
friend and supporter of Fred, singer Lee Greenwood preformed
patriotic songs such as, "God Bless the USA" written sometime back in 1982, when
I just joined the Navy....
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