Thursday, November 23, 2017

Amen to that: Hundreds attend Thanksgiving meal

November 23, 2017

In the fellowship hall of Holy Trinity Community Church, Emma Yarbaugh needed only two words to describe what Amen Ministries' community Thanksgiving meal meant to her.

“It's beautiful,” she said as enjoyed turkey, stuffing and all the holiday fixings.

Elizabeth City has a lot of…

Listing boat spurs concerns, complaints

November 23, 2017

CAMDEN — A large cruising boat listing to its port side in the Pasquotank River off the Camden Causeway has spurred dozens of calls and complaints to the U.S. Coast Guard and law enforcement officials in recent months.

But authorities say the boat's operator isn’t violating any laws and…

County takes aim at eyesore buildings

November 23, 2017

Residents' complaints about dilapidated, unsightly houses has spurred Pasquotank County commissioners to begin work on a local ordinance for demolishing them.

Camden boy, 3, uses his birthday to help shelter animals

November 23, 2017

Homeless dogs and cats at the SPCA of Northeastern North Carolina are benefiting this Thanksgiving from the generosity of a 3-year-old Camden boy and his family who elected to collect gifts for the animal shelter at his birthday party Sunday rather than receiving toys for himself.