Northampton County Communications

Newspaper

News & Observer, a morning daily published in Raleigh, NC, Virginian Pilot & Ledger Star, a morning daily published in Norfolk, VA, Daily Herald, an afternoon daily published in Roanoke Rapids, NC, Roanoke Chowan News Herald, published three times a week located in Ahoskie, NC.

Radio

WBCG-FM and AM, is located on US Hwy 158 east of Conway. WZRU a Public Broadcasting Station is located in Roanoke Rapids, NC. The broadcasts of numerous other AM and FM stations in North Carolina and Virginia are received in Northampton County.

Television

ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX and PBS affiliate stations have broadcast coverage throughout the county. Cable TV is widely available in the county.

Northampton County Utilities

  • Dominion North Carolina Power (1-888 667-3000)
  • Roanoke Electric Membership Corp. (252-209-2236)
  • North Carolina Natural Gas (919-546-5696)
  • CenturyLink Telephone Company (252-977-9011)
  • Northampton County Public Works Dept. (252-534-6341)
  • Waste Management (curb side pick-up) (252-536-2011)