National Night Out: Police bond with EC community

Elizabeth City partied with the men and women in the red and blue Tuesday night, filling Waterfront Park for National Night Out.

  • Coasties chow down on Coast Guard Day

    Petty Officer Third Class Kevin Mayles was enjoying himself Tuesday as he ate barbecue and chicken at the annual Coast Guard Day gathering at Base Elizabeth City. “It’s something special, isn’t it?” Mayles said. “I’ll tell you what, y’all do barbecue a little bit different up here.

  • Counties lambaste sales tax proposal

    MANTEO — Officials in Dare and Currituck say a proposed “radical change” in how sales tax revenue is distributed to counties would cripple their efforts to attract tourists.

  • Pasquotank OKs request by COA for new boilers

    College of The Albemarle students in Elizabeth City won’t be left in the cold this winter, following Pasquotank County commissioners giving COA extra funding to replace a broken-down boiler in C building.

  • Debate field is set: Trump, Bush in; Perry, Jindal out

    CLEVELAND — Billionaire businessman Donald Trump will be front and center in the Republican Party’s leadoff presidential debate, scoring the top spot in Thursday’s prime-time faceoff where he’ll be joined by former Florida Gov.

  • Court denies money for family of late Wilmington 10 members

    RALEIGH — North Carolina law doesn’t cover compensating the surviving relatives of people who receive posthumous pardons of innocence, barring state payments for the estates of four people wrongly convicted in a notorious 1970s firebombing case, a state appeals court ruled today.

Bunch wins first-ever midnight madness race

HERTFORD — On Saturday, Brock Faircloth with Brock Promotions hosted its first-ever midnight madness race at Northeast Dragway.

Ray Scott bringing the old country back to the stage

Singer/songwriter Ray Scott’s voice sounds familiar. There’s something in it that will ring true with fans of the old country.In Scott’s voice there is a memory.

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