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Albemarle Boats: An Exceptional Choice

One of the main attractions that draws people to Edenton and Chowan County is its location on the beautiful Albemarle Sound.  From the Indigenous Peoples who lived along its bountiful banks to the first European explorers who settled the area in the 1600s to the retirees who find a peaceful retreat here today, the popularity […]

Albemarle Boats: A Reputation for Dedication and Versatility

Albemarle Boats

With their dedication to quality craftsmanship and their commitment to providing a versatile and reliable boat, Albemarle Boats has been a leader in the industry for over four decades and has become a trusted name worldwide.  If you’re a fan of boating and fishing, then you’ve probably heard of Albemarle Boats, manufactured here in Edenton, […]

Excellence in Manufacturing at Regulator Marine

On January 25, 2012, a 26-foot sportfishing boat washed up on the coast of Spain.  It was found by the Spanish Coast Guard with its two engines intact, its hull still seaworthy, and its radio and other key components still in place.  Amazed, the Spanish Coast Guard looked into the backstory of this boat, dubbed […]

Investing in Edenton and Chowan County: The Top 10 Factors to Consider

Investing in Edenton and Chowan County: The Top 10 Factors to Consider If you’re thinking about investing in Edenton and Chowan County, you’re not alone.  This community of 15,000 people is quickly becoming a hotbed for investors and industry, and for good reason.  From the charming downtown filled with unique shops and restaurants to the […]

Peanut Drive – Economic Drivers in Chowan County

Drive through Edenton on a crisp, fall day and you’ll likely notice a tantalizing aroma in the air that will remind you of sweet summer nights at the ball field and the smell of hot, freshly roasted peanuts!   That delicious nutty fragrance is due to the peanut roasting plants located on Peanut Drive in Edenton.  […]

A Labor Day Tribute to Edenton’s Businesses and Workers

Labor Day is often seen as just another day off from work or a time for a last summer barbecue, but it holds a deeper meaning and significance in American history. Observed on the first Monday in September, Labor Day is a holiday dedicated to honoring the achievements and contributions of American workers.  The origins […]