Currituck fast-tracks NC 12 walkways

CURRITUCK — Currituck is fast-tracking plans to build a 10-foot-wide bike and pedestrian path along a dangerous two-mile stretch of N.C. Highway 12 by next summer.

  • U.S. News ranks ECSU #2 among top schools in South

    The honors keep coming for Elizabeth City State University.

  • NC prosecutor warns Internet sweepstakes operators

    SMITHFIELD — Johnston County’s district attorney is warning Internet sweepstakes operators they must close by Nov. 1 or face the possibility of criminal charges.

  • Candidates: NC 12 walkways priority

    COROLLA — In the wake of the tragic death of a pedestrian this summer, all candidates for Currituck commissioner and sheriff agreed at a forum Tuesday that Corolla needs walkways along N.C. Highway 12.

  • Moped driver charged in wreck

    HERTFORD — A 17-year-old Perquimans County resident will face criminal charges in connection with the death of another teen in a moped wreck late last month, the Hertford police chief said.

  • Camden elections office set for move to bigger quarters

    CAMDEN — Camden’s Board of Elections may be ready to move into bigger and more handicap-friendly quarters next week.

Silver Anniversary: Moth boat championship turns 25

The 25th anniversary of the Classic Moth Boat National Championship this weekend will highlight the most classic version of the boat that originated in Elizabeth City.

Country star Joe Diffie headlines Saturday at Morgan Corner

The roar of the engine, the sounds of wheels grinding and the anticipation of an all-out day and night of high-octane fun can only mean one thing: It’s time for Morgan Corner Truck and Tractor Pull’s Pulla Pull-ooza featuring country music star Joe Diffie.

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