Wednesday Sep 10
Northumberland schools get federal boost
At Northumberland County's school board meeting in Lottsburg, Sophronia, Smith who handles federal programs for the schools, noted that Northumberland is in line to get $18,000 more from federal sources this year than it did last year. This year the federal government will send the county $514,530.
Body of Richmond County man recovered from water near Oyster Shell...
Local and state agencies recovered the body of Wendell Elmore, 49, of Canal Road in Richmond County, from the water near Oyster Shell Lane in Northumberland County this morning. County Sheriff C.A. Wilkins said that a relative of the man went to the point and noticed what he thought was a body floating about 20 yards off the end of a dock.
Northumberland County Public Schoolsa 2014 Back-to-School Rally
Superintendent Rebecca Gates, Dr. Travis Burns, NHS Principal and Carol Badenoch, Finance Director, help with the raffle tickets for prizes given by many local businesses.
Northumberland County in need of polling officers
The Northumberland County Electoral Board is seeking county residents who are interested in working at county polling places on Election Day.
Chase in Northumberland ends in fiery crash; driver and passenger survive
If people listening to Northumberland emergency radio bands thought there had been a fatal auto wreck near Remo last Wednesday, they weren't the only ones.