The old train station along South Hughes Boulevard hasn’t served passengers since not long after World War II, but a local businessman is hoping to serve many people home-cooked-style meals in what is now the home of his restaurant.
CAMDEN – A 46-year-old Elizabeth City man with an extensive prior record is being held at Albemarle District Jail for allegedly firing a pistol inside a friend's residence and into a vehicle in southern Camden County, records show.
Although Tropical Storm Bonnie has been downgraded to a tropical depression, the resulting rain in the Albemarle region has prompted organizers of today's Memorial Day gatherings to switch to contingency plans or to have them ready at a moment's notice.
Ninety years ago this summer, Edna Ferber published her novel, Show Boat, telling a story of life on a floating theater. Much of the book, later made into a musical, was based on her research while living onboard the Elizabeth City-based, James Adams Floating Theater.
Historically, some of the most outstanding faculty members at Elizabeth City State University have been found in what used to be known as the art department. Some of the world’s leading artists have taught here, including Bruce Obomeyoma Onobrakpeyais, who was from Nigeria. He taught at...
As a small hospitality business owner I often share this perspective about our region with visiting guests; we are an hour or less away from what you love about a big city but you don’t have to live daily with what you don’t love about a big city!
The issue: North Carolina is facing a crisis in attracting and keeping good teachers.
Our position: Recent legislative actions have not helped and have actually hurt teacher recruitment, so this trend must be reversed if the state is to provide the quality education that students are...