Northampton County Newswire

Northampton County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Northampton County, NC.

Results 1 - 20 of 39 in Northampton County, NC

  1. Bowman: Educators leave footprints well beyond ECSU campusRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 3 | The Daily Advance

    ... super serious student the affectionate nickname of "Little Dean." After graduation he taught in rural Northampton County and at the Newbold Training School at Fayetteville State. In 1941 he completed a master's degree at Atlanta University. World ...


  2. Man feared dead on eastern Pennsylvania highway was nappingRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 24 | WBTV reports several motorists called Northampton County 911 dispatchers when they saw the man's body Monday morning along Route 33 in Wind Gap. That's about 75 miles north of Philadelphia. 5 comments

  3. Governor hopes moratorium will lead to death-penalty reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 19 | Erie Times News

    ... stays for 11 other condemned prisoners. Barring a stay, the governor is likely to issue a reprieve for Northampton County mass killer Michael Ballard, whose Oct. 19 execution is the only one currently pending. Since the death penalty was restored in ...


  4. North Carolina budget compromise gets final Senate approvalRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 16 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Tuesday's preliminary vote fell strictly along party lines, but three Democrats - Sens. Ben Clark of Raeford, Jane Smith of Lumberton and Erica Smith-Ingram of Northampton County - switched their "no" votes to yes. None of them spoke during Wednesday's brief debate, although Smith-Ingram said on the floor Tuesday that while there were many things she liked in the budget, she hadn't had time to read it completely.


  5. From deep-fried gummy bears to shark-on-a-stick, the food of the 250th York FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 11 | The York Daily Record

    ... in a waffle cone?' And I said, 'That's awesome. Let's do it," Lanier said. After moving to Bangor, Northampton County, he called the York Fair and asked what it would take to get in. Lanier said he was told there was a 16-year waiting list for ...


  6. Amtrak train hits flatbed truck at NC-Va line.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 10 | WBTV

    The Carolinian, which runs between Charlotte and New York, hit the truck at 12:52 p.m. as the train was crossing from Northampton County into Greensville County, Va. The crash occurred at a crossing about a tenth of a mile into Virginia at a crossing that serves a Georgia-Pacific plant.


  7. Amtrak train hits tractor-trailer at North Carolina-Virginia state lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 10 | WITN

    Officials say an Amtrak train collided with a tractor-trailer near the North Carolina-Virginia state line, though no injuries have been reported. Amtrak spokeswoman Kimberly Woods said that 267 passengers were on the train when it hit the vehicle Thursday in Pleasant Hill in Northampton County.


  8. Ground Breaking - September 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2015 | Professional Carwashing/Detail

    ... to the new site because the neighboring Wal-Mart and Wegmans are "big anchors drawing from all over Northampton County." "We thought with all that traffic that people would want to get their cars washed," explained Detrick. He plans to use this ...


  9. The Story Of George Moses Horton, Enslaved NC Poet Turned Published AuthorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | WUNC-FM Chapel Hill

    George Moses Horton was born into slavery in Northampton County, N.C. in the late 18th century. He was enslaved in rural Chatham County for most of his life, yet he built a remarkable career for himself off the plantation.


  10. The #PaBudget boils, Deez Nuts rises, and Kathleen Kane's pack of challengers grows: The political winners and losers for the week of 8/15-8/21, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2015 |

    ... side of the ledger, former federal prosecutor Jack Stollsteimer, of Delaware County is running. Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli is eyeing another bid, but hasn't announced. Montgomery County Commissioner Josh Shapiro is also ...


  11. Nurse's Northampton County gobbler is No. 2 all-time in North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | North Carolina Sportsman

    Kim Guglielmo's Northampton County gobbler sported four beards and is the No. 2 all-time turkey taken in North Carolina by a female hunter.


  12. Roseto's Hunter Beck wakes up in North Carolina, ends day with pitching winRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 |

    ... runs on four hits in picking up the victory in his team's 8-3 home win on Saturday night in Game 2 of the Northampton County American Legion semifinal series. Beck, who arrived home from vacation just over an hour before the start of game, pitched ...


  13. Weather blog: Storms Wrapping Up Soon?Read the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... for sending in this photo. Several clusters of storms and heavy rain moved up from Southampton county VA/Northampton county NC and moved through Hampton Roads to the northeast. Several cities had heavy downpours, but a lot of the rain missed ...


  14. Authorities search for 3 murder suspects in northeastern NCRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2015 | The Daily Advance

    ... custody is 25-year-old Chenail Jordan Jr., who was arrested Friday and is being held without bond in the Northampton County jail.


  15. Suspect wanted in connection with in Conway, NC murder turns himself inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | WMBF

    ... bars in connection to the case. The North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation, Conway Police, and the Northampton County Sheriff's Office are continuing this investigation. All have been charged with 1st Degree Murder, Attempted Murder, Assault ...


  16. crime scene tape genericRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... after midnight. The Conway Police Department, the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation and the Northampton County Sheriff's Office have been investigating the crime and are searching for three suspects. Law enforcement are looking for Rumeal ...


  17. Polite and persistent: How Bobby Evans became the Giants' GMRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2015 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... 700 in North Carolina, Evans participated in every league he could find. By the time he was a senior at Northampton County High School East, it was apparent that he wouldn't be big or strong enough to catch on the collegiate level. After receiving ...


  18. Public Health Nurse IIRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2015 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    NORTHAMPTON COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT P.O. BOX 635 JACKSON, NORTH CAROLINA 27845 May 28, 2015 PUBLIC HEALTH NURSE II -Nurse Home Visitor: Position is open until filled at the Northampton County Health Department . REQUIREMENTS: Required minimum training: A Bachelors in Nursing from an accredited undergraduate program.


  19. Sheriff's deputies netted in FBI's fake-drug sting appeal their detention orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | Independent Weekly

    Six defendants in the federal drug case against Northampton County sheriff's deputies- the one that involved no drugs whatsoever -have appealed a judge's detention order to the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. On April 30 a 54-count federal indictment was unsealed revealing drug-trafficking conspiracy charges against several current and former deputies in Northampton.


  20. A wrinkle in the Northampton drug bust-there were no drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Independent Weekly

    The details were salacious: stash houses, airport shipments, guns, bribery, extortion, money laundering and millions of dollars in drug proceeds. The occupations of those charged with drug trafficking were even more shocking: seven Northampton County sheriff's deputies and three North Carolina correctional officers are among those who allegedly conspired to move 115 kilograms of heroin and cocaine across four states along Interstate 95. Each officer willfully joined what appeared to be an illegal drug syndicate staffed with other dirty law enforcement agents across the East Coast, who used their guns and badges for protection, according to prosecutors.