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“Investing in Edenton” – An Edenton Retirement Story

Deanna Klingel and her husband Dave never imagined that they would retire to Edenton.  After frequently moving around while raising seven children, they had settled rather nicely in the mountains of North Carolina and were quite happy there for eighteen years. As a children’s author, Deanna traveled quite a bit, visiting schools and sharing her […]

5 Questions People Ask Before Moving To Chowan County

In Chowan County, North Carolina, the charming scenery and relaxed lifestyle bring people of all ages to consider this county and Edenton, the “South’s Prettiest Town”, as their retirement destination. Of course, potential retirees have a number of questions they need answered before making the move here. Perhaps you’re looking for a retirement destination and […]

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 […]

North Carolina’s Lt. Governor visited Chowan County

It’s not every day that Chowan County is visited by the lieutenant governor of North Carolina, but August 3, 2023, wasn’t an ordinary day. Thanks to the cooperative efforts of several prominent businesses on Peanut Drive, including Regulator Marine, Colony Tire, JLA, Olam, and Hampton Farms Peanuts, Edenton welcomed Lieutenant Governor Mark Robinson.  These businesses […]