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Recovery efforts continue weeks after Bertie County tornado

Just over two weeks ago, Hurricane Isaias spawned an EF-3 tornado in Bertie County, killing two people and destroying a mobile home community.

Two dead, three missing following reported tornado in Bertie County

At least one person has died and three people are missing after a reported tornado passed through the Cedar Landing community of Bertie County overnight.

North Carolina town ‘forgotten’ as residents, jobs fall away

Bertie County is home to seven of North Carolina's top 10 towns with the biggest percentage decline in residents from 2015 to 2016, according to data from the UNC Carolina Population Center.

Bald eagle recovering after being shot by shotgun

A bald eagle is recovering from surgery at the Cape Fear Raptor Center after someone shot it with a 12-gauge shotgun last week.

Evidence suggests new information about the lost colony

Archaeologists have discovered evidence suggesting that a part of the lost colony may have ended up in Bertie County.

Thousands of chickens die in Bertie County fire

Bertie County officials say thousands of chickens were killed in a fire at a farm in Kelford.

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Meet Tabitha “Too Shoes”: a two-legged dog with a big heart

She may be small, she may be different, but that doesn't stop her from encouraging people to vote.

President Donald Trump delivers remarks at Robeson County Fairgrounds

This comes shortly after Trump declared his support for a bill that would federally recognize the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina.

Health department issues order banning church’s in-person events after COVID-19 outbreak

Mecklenburg County leaders have issued an order barring the church from holding in-person gatherings for the next two weeks.

Jerry Jeff Walker, Texas singer and songwriter, dies at 78

Walker died Friday of cancer after battling throat cancer and other health issues for several years.