Motorists warned of freezing roads

After several days of snow, sleet and ice, black ice is now the “number one concern” for Friday, Pasquotank-Camden Emergency Management Coordinator Christy Saunders said Thursday afternoon.

  • Leonard Nimoy, famous as Mr. Spock on ‘Star Trek,’ dies

    LOS ANGELES — Leonard Nimoy, the actor known and loved by generations of “Star Trek” fans as the pointy-eared, purely logical science officer Mr.

  • Pastor: Police probe fraudulent purchase of phones, tablets

    Police are apparently looking for a man who fraudulently used an Elizabeth City church’s name and a fake federal tax identification number to purchase more than $10,000 worth of cellphones and computer tablets from stores in the Chesapeake, Va., area.

  • Corolla pedestrian path on NC 12 moving forward

    By CINDY BEAMONStaff WriterCOROLLA — Currituck is pushing ahead with plans for a pedestrian path at two dangerous intersections in Corolla despite a failed attempt to gain right-of-way from the subdivision it will serve.

  • 500 ink precinct closings petition

    More than 500 Pasquotank County residents have signed a petition demanding the Pasquotank County Board of Elections give a fuller explanation why half of polling places in Elizabeth City should be closed, Pasquotank County NAACP President Keith Rivers said Thursday.

  • Alumni: Keep ECSU’s name

    Alumni of Elizabeth City State University continue to strongly oppose any change of ECSU’s name to include its affiliation with the University of North Carolina.

Today (may be) the day for playoffs

Sunny skies and warm(er) weather on Wednesday gave some officials and coaches a sliver of hope that a high school basketball state playoff game or two could be played, even as many systems closed their schools.

  • Albemarle basketball alumni top current roster

    Holding to tradition, the Albemarle School men’s and women’s alumni basketball teams defeated their varsity counterparts during its recent homecoming games last Friday.

  • Mike Sweeney: Tips on casting your line for fun in the snow

    This is the time of year when a lot of fisherman and women give up on even trying to fish.

  • ECSU men, women out of CIAA tourney

    CHARLOTTE — In a span of about 16 hours, both the Elizabeth City State men’s and women’s basketball teams were bounced from the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association tournament.

  • Snow No!: Basketball playoffs remain on hold

    Yet another bout of snowy weather has high school basketball coaches and players unsure of when or if the state playoffs will be played.

  • Lady Vikings advance in CIAA tourney

    CHARLOTTE — It was the usual dose of Jadda Jefferies and Breona Jones that the Elizabeth City State women’s basketball team have used to beat opponents on Tuesday.

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