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  1. Abandoned house photos make political statementRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... opened Feb. 20 and is on view through Sept. 27. The photographs were taken by Scott Garlock of Macon in Warren County, whose fascination with old houses began when he explored one near Salt Lake State Park in Ohio. "These abandoned homesteads, these ...

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  2. Abandoned house photos make accidental political statementRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | WBTV

    The timing is coincidental, but organizers hope it's also serendipitous: An exhibit of photographs of abandoned houses in eastern North Carolina is opening at the state Museum of History as lawmakers returning for a new legislative session are being urged to restore a historic preservation tax credit. The photographs were taken by Scott Garlock of Warren County, who believes the abandoned homes are an unappreciated natural resource in the state.

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  3. Senators: Magistrate bill is - offensive' and stigmatizes gaysRead the original story

    Friday | Daily Dispatch

    Tri-County representatives are largely opposed to a bill that would allow state magistrates to opt out of performing same-sex marriages. State Sen. Floyd B. McKissick Jr. and Sen. Angela Bryant both voted against Senate Bill 2, which has not yet reached the House of Representatives for a vote.

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  4. Warrenton Woman's Club seeking scholarship applicantsRead the original story

    Friday | Daily Dispatch

    The Warrenton Woman's Club, part of the General Federation of Women's Clubs, is accepting applications for a $500 college scholarship to be awarded in May. To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must reside in Warren County, be graduating high school seniors and be planing to attend a North Carolina college or university. A check will be made payable to the winner's college of choice and may be applied toward books, fees or tuition.

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  5. Weather pushes back high school playoff contestsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Daily Dispatch

    With the Tuesday snowstorm having hit Granville, Vance and Warren Counties, four area basketball teams continue to sit and wait until they can begin postseason play. Warren County's boys and girls' teams were originally scheduled to host 2-A NCHSAA playoff games Tuesday.

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  6. Friday, Feb. 27, 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Daily Dispatch

    Arthur T. "Bailey" Brown, 66, of Newport News, Virginia, formerly of Warren County, died Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, in Douglasville, Georgia. WARRENTON - Muriel Davis, 76, of 106 Charles Brown Road, Warrenton, died Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, at University Hospital in Augusta, Georgia.

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  7. Officials: Fine should not be - the end of the coal ash saga'Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Daily Dispatch

    Duke Energy is facing criminal charges for violating the Clean Water Act that stem from the coal ash spill at the Dan River Steam Station last year. As a result of last year's spill, about 39,000 tons of coal ash entered the Dan River in Eden, about 80 miles from Kerr Lake.

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  8. Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015Read the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Daily Dispatch

    Warren County Memorial Library will hold a tribute program to Maya Angelou entitled "Legacy of A Caged Bird" in honor of Black History Month. Poetic readings will be given by Thomas Park, Anita Williams, Noah Henderson and others.

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  9. Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | Daily Dispatch

    ... Church. M. Elliott will be the guest speaker. The meeting is open to area residents. Warren Library - Warren County Memorial Library will hold a tribute program to Maya Angelou entitled "Legacy of A Caged Bird" in honor of Black History Month. ...

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  10. Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015Read the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Daily Dispatch

    ... Church. M. Elliott will be the guest speaker. The meeting is open to area residents. Warren Library - Warren County Memorial Library will hold a tribute program to Maya Angelou entitled "Legacy of A Caged Bird" in honor of Black History Month. ...

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  11. NC Museum of History uses exhibit to push for tax creditRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... Revival: Photographs of Home and Preservation of Place" and features the work of photographer Scott Garlock of Warren County. Exhibit sponsors include the State Historic Preservation Office, Preservation North Carolina and the historic preservation ...

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  12. Friday, Feb. 20, 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Daily Dispatch

    ... involving strings and yarn. The program is free, and the meeting is open to the public. Warren Library - Warren County Memorial Library will hold a tribute program to Maya Angelou entitled "Legacy of A Caged Bird" in honor of Black History Month. ...

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  13. Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Daily Dispatch

    Warren County Memorial Library will hold a program in honor of Black History Month entitled "B-1: How N.C. A&T and UNC Integrated the Modern U.S. Navy." Alex Albright, author, editor and founding editor of the North Carolina Literary Review, will give the presentation.

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  14. Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Daily Dispatch

    Warren County Memorial Library will hold a program in honor of Black History Month entitled "B-1: How N.C. A&T and UNC Integrated the Modern U.S. Navy." Alex Albright, author, editor and founding editor of the North Carolina Literary Review, will give the presentation.

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  15. Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015Read the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Daily Dispatch

    ... to the public. For more information, call Rudy Abate at (252) 438-4459 or (252) 738-0375. Warren Library - Warren County Memorial Library will hold a program in honor of Black History Month entitled "B-1: How N.C. A&T and UNC Integrated the Modern ...

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  16. Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | Daily Dispatch

    Warren County Memorial Library will present two movies in honor of Black History Month. A showing of "A Raisin in the Sun" will be from 2 to 4 p.m., followed by "The Watsons Go to Burmingham" from 4:15 to 6:30 p.m. NARFE - The NARFE Chapter 2289, representing Vance, Granville, Warren and Franklin counties, meets at 9 a.m. at Crossroads Restaurant in Henderson.

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  17. Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015Read the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | Daily Dispatch

    ... 21 - at the event. Those wishing to attend should RSVP to ghs5k.org or call 919-690-2149. Warren Library - Warren County Memorial Library will present two movies in honor of Black History Month. A showing of "A Raisin in the Sun" will be from 2 to 4 ...

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  18. Editorial: Using care with I-85 projectRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Daily Dispatch

    The N.C. Department of Transportation says it's doing its best to minimize the impact the construction project will have on local traffic. To that end, the DOT has had two meetings this week - one in Henderson and one in Norlina - about what the $140 million project will mean in Vance and Warren counties.

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  19. Public gets answers on I-85 projectRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Daily Dispatch

    ... project will repair deteriorating pavement conditions along 20 miles of highway in Vance County, through Warren County and up to the Virginia state line. The funds are for rehabilitation and reconstruction so no new lanes or ramps will be created. ...

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  20. Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Daily Dispatch

    ... Church on the second Saturday of every month. The meetings are free and open to the public. Warren Library - Warren County Memorial Library will present two movies in honor of Black History Month. A showing of "A Raisin in the Sun" will be from 2 to ...

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