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GCHS Athletic Training Facility opens

Grant funding used to transform old gym into a state-of-the-art fitness center Read more | Add your comment

Perry earns statewide honor

Local man is named as the NC Forest Conservationist of the Year Read more | Add your comment

Gates County ag agent earns national award

Paul Smith’s career has spanned nearly 25 years Read more | Add your comment

Gates County schoolchildren enjoy special day

On Oct. 10, Gates County Cooperative Extension held their annual Farm Day Adventures, an event organized for local ... Read more | Add your comment

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NCDHHS reports increased West Nile Virus activity

North Carolina residents encouraged to follow prevention measures Read more | Add your comment

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Gates County Community Calendar

Candidates Forum GATESVILLE – The Gates County Democratic Party will sponsor a local and state candidates forum from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24 at ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 23, 2022 5:52 pm

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Baffling accounts of the criminally insane

I feel obligated from time to time to bring my local readers (all three of you…well, four, if I count my loving wife) the latest ... Read more

by Cal Bryant, Friday, September 23, 2022 5:46 pm

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Bird leaves behind impressive basketball legacy

ESPN Daily podcast host Pablo Torre pointed out that if Sue Bird’s professional basketball career was a person, it’d be old enough to drink. Drafted ... Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, September 23, 2022 5:45 pm

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Local “report cards” show mixed results

NCDPI release annual School Performance Grades for 2021-22 Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, September 23, 2022 5:38 pm

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Grant applications move forward

Gates County seeks funds for water/wastewater capital improvements Read more

by Cal Bryant, Friday, September 23, 2022 5:37 pm

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Local counties receive millions in GREAT Grants

Connect Holding LLC application is approved for Gates and Hertford Read more

by Cal Bryant, Friday, September 23, 2022 5:32 pm

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Fast response leads to quick arrest

One shot, one jailed following domestic dispute Read more

by Cal Bryant, Friday, September 23, 2022 5:30 pm

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Visitor spending rises statewide

Gates County boasts highest percentage increase in North Carolina Read more

by Holly Taylor, Friday, September 23, 2022 5:20 pm

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Back to School!

Gates County welcomes return of students for the new academic year Read more

by Cal Bryant, Friday, September 23, 2022 5:18 pm

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Veterans Day service set Nov. 11

GATESVILLE – The 2018 Veterans Day service will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 11 at the Gates County Courthouse. The speaker will ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 24, 2018 5:13 pm

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East Coast Equipment, Quality Equipment merge

FUQUAY-VARINA – East Coast Equipment and Quality Equipment, two John Deere dealerships with similar roots in communities throughout North Carolina and Virginia, have joined in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 24, 2018 5:11 pm

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Gates County native assumes 4-H leadership role

By Cal Bryant Editor WINTON – Vicki Wiggins readily admits that she is a “country girl.” For someone who has experienced the bright lights of ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 24, 2018 5:10 pm

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Eighth grade wing demolished at CMS

By Cal Bryant Editor GATESVILLE – “Now the real work begins.” Those are the words of Gates County Schools Superintendent Dr. Barry Williams after work ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 24, 2018 4:59 pm

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Homecoming Queen crowned

Jetta Cameron-Paz earned the title of Homecoming Queen at Gates County High School. Dr. Barry Williams, Superintendent of Gates County Public Schools and Assistant Superintendent ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 24, 2018 4:57 pm

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Rehab progress slow at old Sunbury School

By Cal Bryant Editor GATESVILLE – The proverbial clock is ticking towards whether or not a plan put forth in 2011 to transform the old ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 24, 2018 4:55 pm

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Sunbury Ruritans honored for roadside cleanup

SUNBURY – The Sunbury Ruritan Club has participated in the Adopt-A-Highway Program since July 1993. They recently received a congratulatory letter from the State of ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 24, 2018 4:54 pm

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Community Calendar

Turkey shoot EURE – Hall Ruritan Club will host a dinner and turkey shoot on Friday, Oct. 26. Dinner will be a meal of barbecued ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 24, 2018 4:53 pm

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Church News

Bible Study GATESVILLE – There will be a free Bible Study on “The 7 Churches of Revelation” each Wednesday from 10-11:30 a.m. at Gatesville United ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 24, 2018 4:52 pm

Opinion

Fishing trip

By Billy Pressley I got back recently after spending a week on our annual men’s fishing trip. For years we have gone to the Outer ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 24, 2018 4:49 pm

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Is church attendance optional?

Word from Wade I would assume that most folks reading this column are professing Christians. If you are not then please forgive me, but feel ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, October 24, 2018 4:48 pm

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