September 13, 2017

HERTFORD — Gov. Roy Cooper is offering $5,000 for information about the 2015 disappearance of a Perquimans County woman whom authorities now believe was murdered.

Karen Rae Bosta, 39, was last seen May 31, 2015, while she was shopping at the Food Lion formerly located at North Broad Street…


September 10, 2017

While high school four-year graduation rates rose statewide in 2016-17, the Perquimans County Schools was the only area school district to see its rate go up.  

According to a report released by the N.C. Department of Public Instruction last week, the statewide four-year cohort graduation…

September 09, 2017

HERTFORD — The recovery of victims of a helicopter crash in Perquimans County that killed four people was underway Saturday as federal investigators began their probe into what caused the crash.

Perquimans County Sheriff Shelby White said searchers have recovered some of the victims of…

Medical Helicopter Crash-2

September 05, 2017

HERTFORD — A Perquimans County man was sen­tenced to be­tween 21 and 27 years in prison Tues­day af­ter plead­ing guilty in the shoot­ing death of an­other Perquimans man five years ago.

Ramel Sa­muels, 26, pleaded guilty to sec­ond-de­gree mur­der…

August 28, 2017

HERTFORD — More than 1,500 students headed back to Perquimans classrooms on Monday.

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July 28, 2017

HERTFORD — A 26-year-old Hertford man was arrested Thursday and charged with attempted first-degree in connection with last week’s shooting in Hertford that left three people injured.

Ervin Javon Jones, who also is charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, is a suspect…


July 26, 2017

HERTFORD — Hert­ford po­lice are seek­ing two armed men de­scribed as “dan­ger­ous dudes” in connection with the shoot­ing of three peo­ple at a Hert­ford hous­ing com­plex last week.

Warrants have been issued for both Quintral Lashaun…

Quintral Porter

July 22, 2017

HERTFORD — The two incumbent councilors on Hertford’s Town Council will face two challengers in the town’s November election.

Both Quentin Jackson and Frank Norman filed this week for the seats currently held by Ed Lane and Lillian Holman, both of whom filed for re-election and…

July 20, 2017

HERTFORD — Hertford police are investigating a shooting incident at a housing complex Wednesday night that sent three people to hospitals with gunshot wounds.

Police responded to a report of gunfire at the Wynne Fork Court housing complex about 9:45 p.m., police Chief Douglas Freeman said.…

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