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  • ECSU choir performs at White House

    Washington, D.C. isn’t exactly known for euphony, but the Elizabeth City State University Concert Choir recently did its part to try and create some.

  • Winter storm to bring 2-4 inches of snow

    A winter storm warning has been issued for the Elizabeth City area on Friday, with snow flurries expected to start falling sometime in mid-morning and continuing through late evening.

  • Perquimans schools to close as snow flurries expected

    At least one area school district has canceled classes on Friday and another plans to dismiss students early because of the arrival of snow starting Friday afternoon.

  • Boy, 11, rescued from marshy area near Knobbs Creek

    An 11-year-old boy was treated for exposure to the cold but otherwise doing fine after he was rescued by Elizabeth City police and fire personnel from a marshy area of Knobbs Creek early Thursday morning.

  • Perquimans sheriff: Woman dies after attacked by own dog

    HERTFORD — A Perquimans County woman died Wednesday after she was mauled by her own dog while attempting to clean out its crate, the county sheriff said.

A New Home: Late addition welcomed by Lady Mustangs

If you can beat them, join them. To Montana Moore, it’s a necessary alteration to the expression.

Balsam Range blends sounds from bluegrass, other musical influences

One of lead singer Tim Surrett’s favorite compliments about award-winning Balsam Range comes from listeners who are not Bluegrass fans.

  • 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.

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