The Latest From Warren

Don Cowart, Warren native, is Coventry's new superintendent

Don Cowart II began his tenure as Coventry’s superintendent this week, the culmination of a nearly 30-year career in education that began as a teacher in New Jersey.
White qualifies for states as tennis team competes in D-I
The move up to Division I has been difficult for the Mt. Hope tennis team who are now 3-4 on the season after losing to Barrington 6-1 … Read More
Citizens united in opposition to Water Street development
Over 15 residents spoke in opposition to a proposed four-story, 17-unit affordable housing development that would be located at 119 … Read More
Huskies go 8-3, best record ever
Freshman phenom Jessica Deal took first place as the Mt. Hope cross country team swept Tiverton and St. Mary Academy on Monday to … Read More
Portsmouth High shuts out Mt. Hope, 5-0 (photos)
The Portsmouth Patriots boys’ soccer squad overwhelmed visiting Mt. Hope in a league game last Wednesday, Sept. 28, shutting out the … Read More
Warren Heritage Foundation’s annual gala is Oct. 8
A bounty of food, live music, and a prize-filled auction will highlight event honoring Warren’s nautical roots Read More
Warren PD: Alleged hatchet incident and multiple arrests
Warren police responded to multiple domestic incidents and DUIs between Sept. 19 and Sept. 26, 2022. Read More
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