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We celebrate the fourth on the north coast | Local news

Some traditional Independence Day celebrations return this weekend, while many others are still on hold amid the COVID-19 pandemic. There won’t be any fireworks for the fourth at Marblehead, but the National Grand Bank is bringing back the traditional Horribles Parade on Sunday morning. The parade will get off at …

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Forsyth County Land Rejuvenation Group has first meeting

“Essentially, land banks were created after states and local governments in the United States identified a problem,” said Molly Esswein of Forsyth District Attorney Ken Jarrard’s office, “and that there are these properties that end up tainted or not well maintained are behind with their taxes and have liens and …

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Merrill celebrates 100 years of the City of Parks

TINA L. SCOTTEDITOR On June 16, 1921, the Merrill Daily Herald published an editorial entitled, “Merrill The City of Parks.” So it says in the introduction to a beautiful booklet created in 2019 for the Merrill Historical Society’s History Hunt. The brochure goes on to say:“The text [of the editorial …

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