Feature Photo: A Real Treat

Georgia Greggs of the Animal Lovers Assistance League (left) Waylan Meads, 8, (center) and Annabelle Lane, 7, feed treats to Jena, a Jack Russell terrier, during a humane education class at COA's Regional Aviation & Technical Training Center in Currituck, Tuesday.

  • City to seek $20K grant for Freenotes Music Park

    The National Endowment for the Arts may chime in with funds for Elizabeth City Downtown Inc.

  • 4 to be interviewed for vacancy

    The Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Board of Education will interview four applicants for a vacant board seat, two of whom are candidates for school board seats this fall.

  • Budget: 7 percent teacher pay hike

    RALEIGH — North Carolina House and Senate Republicans unveiled the details of a $21.25 billion budget Tuesday that gives an average 7 percent raise for teachers now among the lowest paid nationally and preserves teacher assistant positions but cuts Medicaid reimbursement for health care providers by 1 percent.

  • Safe, $10K in cash stolen in break-in

    The Pasquotank Sheriff is asking the public’s help finding suspects who recently broke into a home in the Queenswood subdivision and stole a safe, and along with it at least $10,000 in cash.

  • Cleveland, NC embezzlement suspect arrested in EC

    Elizabeth City police have arrested a Camden County woman wanted on charges of felony embezzlement in western North Carolina.

Juniors get taste of game at Invite

  A tournament centered on golfers ages 5 to 15 has become a family affair at The Pines.

  • ECSU’s Walker heads to Grambling

    Elizabeth City State men’s basketball coach Shawn Walker has agreed to take the same position at Grambling, according to a document obtained by The News Star, a newspaper in Monroe, Lousiana.

  • ElCiPaCa 8U Second

    The ElCiPaCa Little League 8U All-Star team finished second in the Williamston Invitational Tournament on Sunday.

  • Sangha offers variety of disciplines

    Kenny Johnson may have started out as a wrestler 30 years ago, but as things like mixed martial arts, parkour, Brazilian jiu jitsu, Victus and yoga have evolved, so has he.

  • Northeast Dragway: Track memorial service honors Daugherty

    Northeast Dragway said goodbye to fellow drag racer Kevin Daugherty at a memorial service held in his honor at the track on Saturday.

  • Strong pitching carries Edenton

    Manny Arciniega allowed an early unearned run but nothing else in seven innings, and Edenton scored twice in both the third and seventh innings on its way to a 4-1 win over Wilmington on Friday.

Albemarle Profile: EC gets new Command Master Chief

Command Master Chief Alexandra Muhly’s first day of work at the base in Elizabeth City was July 14.

  • Business teacher Old inducted to NC Hall of Fame

    A business teacher at Pasquotank County High School for five years, Tommy Old said he was surprised to be selected for a statewide honor.

  • Natalie Grant performs Friday

    Natalie Grant, the biggest name in contemporary Christian music and emcee of the hot new Game Show Network program “It Takes A Church,” will be coming to the Elizabeth City Friday, and tickets are still available.

  • A Legacy of Service

    Sitting down with Yeoman First Class Linda Linders it’s easy to see why she is well thought of in and out of the Coast Guard community.

  • Judi Stuart: Looking for ancient species? You might find one here

    As an adult, he weighs about 800 pounds, is 13 feet long, and has 75 teeth. It’s the teeth that worry me.

  • Albemarle Neighbor: Bernie Blystone

    As one of the first physical therapists to practice in Elizabeth City, Bernie Blystone has helped thousands of patients in four decades.

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