East bridge to open May 16

Three and a half years after it was closed for replacement, the eastbound drawbridge over the Pasquotank River is set to reopen in just over a week.

  • Gov’t revenues still uncertain

    As cities and counties enter crunch time to get next year’s budgets approved and in place by July 1, uncertainty remains about what the General Assembly will do to some of their major revenue sources.

  • Baptists gather in EC for General Baptist Convention

    Sometimes you find religion; other times religion finds you.

  • More than 200 have voted early for May 12 election

    More than 200 voters have cast ballots so far in Elizabeth City’s special election in the 4th Ward, according to Pasquotank County elections staff.

  • Patrol probes fatal wreck in Currituck

    MOYOCK — The N.C. Highway Patrol is investigating an accident in Currituck County Monday night that claimed the life of a 35-year-old county resident.

  • Currituck OKs $250M solar farm in Moyock

    CURRITUCK — Currituck commissioners have given the go-ahead for a $250 million solar farm in Moyock that will be the largest solar energy facility east of the Mississippi, one renewable energy executive said.

State Playoffs: Knights season ends to state power

BARCO — Currituck’s boys tennis players hadn’t seen a team play with the precision and pace of Carrboro all season.

3-day festival, circus sideshow opens Friday

Oddities sell tickets, and so does a circus sideshow.

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