Thursday, November 15, 2018
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EC N.C. Career Works holds job fair at local VFW

November 15, 2018

The local employment office on Wednesday reached out to veterans in the Harbor of Hospitality looking for work by bringing business representatives to the Veterans of Foreign Affairs Post 6060 for a job fair.

Marcus Cutrell, the veterans employment representative at the N.C. Works Career Center in…

Aples to resign from Hertford Town Council

November 14, 2018

HERTFORD — A Hertford town councilman widely seen as a moderating influence on other members of the town’s governing board announced Tuesday he’ll be stepping down on Jan. 1.

Archie Aples, who also serves as the council’s mayor pro tem, didn’t say why he’ll be…

Prof: ECSU trustee board not integrated until 1949

November 14, 2018

Although the educational institution that became Elizabeth City State University was founded in 1891 to educate black teachers and had an all-black faculty and staff for decades, all the trustees were white until 1949.

ECSU history professor Glen Bowman described some of the history and politics…

Port Discover eyes January reopening

November 14, 2018

Port Discover's new executive director says she's aiming to reopen downtown Elizabeth City’s hands-on science center for kids in January.