Feature Photo: Spending some time with Lily

Jo Smith, a volunteer for northeastern North Carolina chapter of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, spends time with Lilly as other cats vie for Smith\u2019s attention at the Pasquotank County Animal Shelter, Tuesday.

  • Chief: No rush on body cameras

    Elizabeth City police plan to purchase enough body cameras to outfit every officer in the field with one.

  • Repairs to 2nd electric delivery point delayed

    Repairs on Elizabeth City’s second electrical delivery point may not be complete until February — far into the winter months when it’s most needed, according to City Manager Rich Olson.

  • Currituck to begin land use plan update

    CURRITUCK — Currituck will be updating its blueprint for growth starting this fall to better match changing trends.

  • 3rd Ward write-in hopeful emerges

    A regional transportation official is running for a 3rd Ward seat on the Elizabeth City City Council as a write-in candidate — an apparently unprecedented move in city elections.

  • Currituck hires first assistant planning director

    CURRITUCK — The new assistant planning director in Currituck County will be taking the lead in the county’s updating of the land use plan this fall.

Riles Not Rattled: ECSU’s Riles waits for opportunity

If patience is a virtue, then Elizabeth City State quarterback Jaquez Riles has it in abundance.

Canstruction! 3-D art competition uses canned goods to build hunger awareness

A bridge constructed from canned food could help fight hunger in the Albemarle.

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