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Woman charged with 20 counts of prescription drug fraud, illegal sales

A Pasquotank County woman has been arrested following a multi-state law enforcement investigation into an illegal prescription drug operation that authorities say was responsible for $300,000 in illicit sales.

  • Bicyclist struck by car

    A bicyclist was reportedly struck by a car around 7:20 p.m. at Peartree Road and Halstead Boulevard.Police and ambulance were called to the scene.

  • New manager to begin operations at ECSU bookstore

    The same company that manages bookstores on more than 1,000 college campuses, including Wake Forest University, Fayetteville State University, Meredith College and College of The Albemarle, has been hired to manage Elizabeth City State University’s bookstore.

  • Debate rages over Olson firing attempt

    Sparks from last month’s controversial attempt to fire Elizabeth City City Manager Rich Olson flared up in city council chambers Monday night, as Mayor Joe Peel and City Councilor Montravias King doubled down on their cases for and against the manager.

  • COA $50M facilities plan envisions 9 buildings

    A draft of a new facilities master plan for College of The Albemarle envisions construction of nine new buildings, including two on the Elizabeth City campus, over the next six years at a cost of $50 million.

  • Man gets probation for sex liberties with child

    CURRITUCK — A former transportation coordinator for the Currituck County Schools has been sentenced to probation after confessing to engaging in sexual misconduct with an 8-year-old child nearly eight years ago.

Markham to take mat for ODU

After a stellar four-year wrestling career capped off by a trip to the 132-pound 2A state wrestling final, Northeastern standout Josh Markham has signed to wrestle in college for Old Dominion.

Ernest Sutton: God, Family, and Community

The Bishop Ernest Sutton is a man many people know and respect. A retired prison administrator for the state of North Carolina, Sutton is also the pastor of Faithway Apostolic Church.

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