Sunday, December 4, 2016
Oil Pipeline

Army Corps blocks route of Dakota Access oil pipeline

December 04, 2016

CANNON BALL, N.D. — U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Sunday that it won’t grant an easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline in southern North Dakota.

ECSU films active shooter drill

December 04, 2016

It was lights, camera, action at Elizabeth City State University on Saturday as campus police and university officials filmed an active shooter training exercise designed to enhance campus security. 

The two-hour exercise, held in the campus pharmacy building, involved an “active shooter,…

City: No law to back up 'no parking'

December 04, 2016

If you've gotten a ticket for parking someplace in Elizabeth City where there was a “no parking” sign, there's a chance you shouldn't have.

Elizabeth City city staff can't currently verify how all the city's “no parking” signs were established, they reported to the city…

Salaams hope to turn coffeehouse into premiere gathering spot

December 04, 2016

If a coffeehouse is a good place for conversation, then Salaam’s International Cafe offers plenty of conversation-starters.

Salaam’s, operated by Jibreel Salaam in the Shoppes at Renaissance Square off South McMorrine Street in Elizabeth City, offers books for sale through partnerships…