Thursday, April 27, 2017

Camden Superintendent Hawkins to retire on Friday

April 27, 2017 - 53 minutes ago

CAMDEN — Camden County Schools Superintendent Melvin Hawkins has announced his retirement, stating that Friday will be his last day with the school district.

Hawkins, 51, said Wednesday he’s retiring now for family reasons and because he’s eligible to do so. Though Friday will be…

Shabby Chic still a popular wedding choice

April 26, 2017

Brides in the Albemarle are dreaming of smaller, more casual weddings, say vendors at this year's Wedding Expo.

Shabby Chic, a combination of rustic and vintage decor, is still a popular choice among brides in the area, they said.

The trend mixes flowers and ribbon with old wooden boxes, classic-…

Depp in EC? News of actor’s visit to EC appears fake

April 25, 2017

Did you hear? Internationally known actor Johnny Depp was in Elizabeth City recently and ate lunch at The Sandwich Market.

Schools seek $4M hike from county

April 25, 2017

Asking Pasquotank commissioners to keep their promise from last year to “do more” for the local schools, Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools officials asked the county Monday for $17.2 million in local funding next year — a more than $4 million increase from what the county…