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Sunday, December 10, 2017
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Hoffer, NASA team on satellite servicing technology

December 10, 2017

Imagine replacing your car after its first tank of gas ran out, and you'd have some sense of the dilemma facing the owners of satellites swirling around the Earth.

NASA is trying to fix that problem, however, and it's brought in Elizabeth City's own Hoffer Flow Controls to help.

Hoffer aims to…


Peel gavels productive, lively mayoral post

December 10, 2017

For six years, Mayor Joe Peel has pursued a vision of a better Elizabeth City.

Tomorrow, he turns that work over to someone else.

Peel's third term as mayor ends Monday, which is when the city will swear in Mayor-elect Bettie Parker and the city's eight city councilors. Elizabeth City's only three-…


'Yellow Bird' author listens for new ideas

December 10, 2017

Local author Douglas Quinn said coming up with story ideas is easy.


Local soul food cook in business at former Colonial

December 10, 2017

Last Wednesday, Chuck Hall was cooking up a tantalizing helping of stir-fried shrimp — creating a powerful, hunger-generating aroma.