Tag: Northampton County

By Carol Vaughn — COVID-19 cases on the Eastern Shore are increasing. “Over the past two weeks we have definitely seen an increase in our number of cases,” said Jon Richardson, chief operating officer at the Eastern Shore Health District, in a Nov. 23 email. Richardson said the health department is...
Staff Report — Unofficial voting results have been posted for Northampton County. Results include votes cast on Election Day and early voting ballots. Results reported election night are incomplete and unofficial. There is an unknown number of mailed ballots that were postmarked by Election Day and are to be counted if...
Dear Editor: My friends’ house was burnt down. They lost everything except the clothes they were wearing. So my other friend and I went to the convenience centers in Northampton County to see if we could pick some things up in the Put-and-Takes. I was shocked by how terrible the centers...
Dear Editor: The current Northampton High School/Middle School complex was completed in 1954, and then expanded in 1978. The facility has served Northampton County well in the education of our students. The current high school/middle school complex has run its course, and it is not meeting the needs of the...
Staff Report — The Northampton County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a Cheriton woman as a homicide. Northampton County Sheriff David L. Doughty Jr., reported that on Oct. 20 at approximately 3:50 a.m., his office received a call for a gunshot victim on Bluebird Road in Cheriton. "Upon arrival, Shavon...