The 2015 Roanoke Valley Community Champion Awards nominees show off their plaques during a ceremony in their honor Tuesday night at The Centre at Halifax Community College in Weldon. – Tia Bedwell | The Daily Herald

The Daily Herald’s Community Champion Awards proves successful for third time

WELDON — The efforts of 20 people who have deeply impacted the Roanoke Valley were recognized Aug. 17 at The Daily Herald’s third annual Roanoke Valley Community Champion Awards. A common thread shared by some members of this group was respect for each other. “I am stunned,” said Tina Gregory, named the overall Community Champion. […]

Carol Crittendon

Crittendon selected general manager, sales director for Williston, Sidney papers

Wick Communications are pleased to announce that Carol Crittendon will become the general manager and regional sales director for the Williston Herald and Sidney Herald effective immediately. She has served as publisher for the Sidney Herald since October of 2014. In her new role, Carol will manage sales, distribution and production efforts in both Williston and […]

A Native American dancer takes a selfie with President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama at the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in Cannon Ball, North Dakota, Friday, June 13, 2014.President Obama made his first presidential visit to North Dakota, and was the first sitting president to visit Indian County since Bill Clinton in 1999. (Jerry Burnes/Williston Herald)

The Williston Herald Won 36 Awards!

BISMARCK — Williston Herald staffers earned the newspaper second place in General Excellence last week at the North Dakota Newspaper Association Better Newspaper Contest. Overall, the Herald won 36 awards — 22 for editorial content and 14 for advertisements — with 10 first place awards for the editorial department. Awards were for work from the 2014 […]

Ted Uhall Sr. is shown in July 2012 working at The Daily Iberian. The 50-year-plus employee died on Wednesday.  PHOTO CREDIT: The Daily Iberian Files

A Fellow Iberian

Ted Uhall, the man who spent 53 years doing his best to make sure The Daily Iberian made it off the press and onto doorsteps on time, died Wednesday morning as a result of his struggle with cancer. Uhall, 78, was a native of Pennsylvania who moved to Louisiana after serving in the U.S. Air […]