March 24, 2017

Elizabeth City officials are planning to handle oversight of a $500,000 state grant that will help restore the downtown Southern Hotel.

Mayor Joe Peel and city councilors on the city’s Finance Committee recommended Thursday that the city enter into a loan agreement with Southern Hotel of…

Early college: Middle-schoolers express interest

March 24, 2017

Abby Bright likes the challenge of trying new things.

That’s why the 13-year-old is in­ter­ested in the idea of being among the first students to en­roll in El­iz­a­beth City-Pasquotank Public Schools’ first-ever Early Col­lege High School when it opens in…

Groups to pray for young people at school flag poles

March 23, 2017

A local activist for faith-based causes says she’s alarmed by the number of young people in the Albemarle dying from suicide or heroin overdoses.

Hall resigns as Currituck vice chair

March 21, 2017

CURRITUCK — The vice chair­man of the Cur­rituck Board of Com­mis­sion­ers has stepped down from the post less than four months af­ter be­ing elected to it by his peers.

Cur­rituck Com­mis­sion­ers Mike Hall said at Mon­day’s Board of…