ECSU tuition cut considered by lawmakers, UNC officials

Tuition at Elizabeth City State University could be cut by about 80 percent according to one plan being discussed by top state lawmakers and University of North Carolina officials ahead of the next legislative session.

  • Man arrested for 2012 murder

    HERTFORD — After nearly four years on the run, a 24-year-old man has been arrested for a 2012 murder he is alleged to have committed in Perquimans County.

  • North Swan Beach development case continued to March

    CURRITUCK — After a day of testimony and review of the issues involved, a 4-year-old civil case aimed at Currituck County’s efforts to halt a proposed commercial development in North Swan Beach has been extended yet another month.

  • Interested buyers get peek at former Coast Guard housing

    Those interested in purchasing the former Coast Guard housing complex just off the intersection of Weeksville and River roads will get a chance to take one more look at the property today.

  • Man dies in accident Sunday

    A 58-year-old man died Sunday night after a motorist accidentally struck him on Halstead Boulevard, Elizabeth City police said.

  • Feature Photos: Super Bowl super parties

    VFW members react to the game as they watch Super Bowl 50, Sunday. Meanwhile Tommy and Tiffany Hodges watch the game at the Chief Petty Officers Association.

Camden native embraces Hall of Fame nod

Si Seymour is a basketball lifer.

Science at Work: Charter school students show off learning

Shining a spotlight on how math, science and technology works is just what the classroom ordered for students at a regional charter school recently.

  • Last day to enter TDA's Best Valentine Story

    Would you like to win a romantic dinner for two to help celebrate Valentine’s Day? If the answer is yes, then tell us about one endearing act that your beloved has done for you.

  • Middle schools compete in mock trials competition

    Students from Elizabeth City and River Road middle schools competed in the Justice Iredell Mock Trial Competition on Dec. 11 at Bertie County Courthouse.

  • Masquerade: Steps to creating a colorful Mardi Gras mask

    With Mardi Gras approaching, many party-goers will be searching for fun costumes, beads and colorful masks to dress for the occasion.

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