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Perquimans

June 21, 2017

HERTFORD — The fi­nal $23 bil­lion state bud­get law­mak­ers are set to ap­prove this week in­cludes $2.9 mil­lion to start the boat basin project at the Perquimans Marine In­dus­trial Park.

Jor­dan Hen­nessy, an aide to state Sen. Bill Cook,…

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June 20, 2017

HERTFORD — After 40 years at the same site, the Hertford-based Albemarle Commission is looking for a new home.

But the regional council of government won’t be moving far, says Executive Director Cathy Davison.

“It looks like we’re going to stay in Perquimans County,…

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June 10, 2017

HERTFORD —  More than 130 Perquimans County High School students closed one chapter of their lives and looked ahead to the next during graduation ceremonies held on the school’s football field Friday night.

Valedictorian James Parker Robertson told fellow graduates in his remarks…

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May 30, 2017

HERTFORD — A framed print of the U.S. military’s landing at Utah Beach during the D-Day invasion of France in World War II has been donated to Perquimans County and will hang in the county’s new library.

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May 29, 2017

HERTFORD — Many of the Americans honored on Memorial Day didn’t ask to go to war, but they did and ended up serving a cause much bigger than themselves, the speaker at Perquimans County’s Memorial Day observance said Monday.

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May 12, 2017

HERTFORD — The principal who helped raise Hertford Grammar School’s state performance grade from a "C" to a "B" has been named the Wells Fargo North Carolina Principal of the Year.

“I was truly shocked,” Jason Griffin said Friday of learning he had earned the award.…

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May 12, 2017

HERTFORD — The $22.9 billion budget bill passed by the state Senate early Friday includes $2.8 million for the Perquimans Marine Industrial Park.

Dave Goss, economic development consultant for Perquimans, said county officials had been working with state lawmakers to get financial…

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May 03, 2017

HERTFORD — Despite the county’s 120-day moratorium on any new solar projects, Perquimans commissioners have signed off on plans for a 35-acre solar farm submitted before the solar halt took effect.

Commissioners voted 4-2 Monday night to approve a conditional use permit for the White…

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April 27, 2017

Jarrah White fires an arrow tipped with foam at a target at the Camp Cale booth at the Perquimans Business Expo sponsored by the Perquimans County Chamber of Commerce, Thursday.

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April 17, 2017

HERTFORD — Making too much noise in Perquimans County can now bring a loud result: a misdemeanor conviction and a $100 fine or 30 days in jail.

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