Dare students take home top 3 spots in Spanish spelling bee

Spelling bees are usually hypercompetitive, with participants more than eager to see their competitors stumble over words by either adding too many letters or leaving some out.

  • Lawmakers: Extend renewable energy tax credit

    EDENTON — Two area lawmakers back extending the state’s renewable energy tax credit.State Sen.

  • Lawmakers split on bill limiting rezonings

    Area lawmakers are split on a bill that seeks to remove city property owners’ power to require supermajority votes to rezone neighboring land — a power that developers argue unduly obstructs economic development.

  • Driver who hit house charged

    A Virginia man is facing nearly half a dozen charges in North Carolina after Elizabeth City police say he drove a sport utility vehicle into a house Sunday morning and then lied that someone else had been at the wheel.

  • Camden seeks Internet options

    CAMDEN — State Rep. Bob Steinburg, R-Chowan, said he will help Camden draft legislation to open up more options for Internet service in underserved areas of the county.

  • Students want bobcat named official state cat

    Fourth-graders at Benvenue Elementary School are championing a drive to make the bobcat the official state cat of North Carolina.

Edenton’s ‘Hog:’ High praises given to new Aces coach

Jealousy is far from the operative word to use to describe area coaches’ reactions to a state championship coach coming to Edenton.

Pasquotank High students build miniature solar cars

After Pasquotank County High School let out on March 18, and most students flooded the exit doors, a group of about 20 congregated in an upstairs science classroom and set to work on their miniature solar cars.

Today’s editorial cartoon

Today’s editorial cartoon