October 22, 2017

Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools officials are taking a close look at their practice of using school buses to transport students to after-school programs located outside their attendance district.

Willard, historian of Lost Colony, dies after fall from tree

October 22, 2017

EDENTON — Frederick Lawson Willard, a local historian best known for his appearance in the History Channel's “Roanoke: Search for the Lost Colony” mini-series, died recently in a hunting accident. He was 77.

According to Willard's obituary, Willard was killed when he became…

Fallen prison employee honored: Thousands, including Cooper, attend service for Darden

October 21, 2017

Law enforcement officials from across the country attended the state funeral for Veronica Darden on Saturday, joining her friends and family in mourning a life cut short while celebrating what some who eulogized her described as an example that endures.

Prisons seek independent review of Pasquotank prison

October 20, 2017

In the wake of last week's failed inmate escape attempt that claimed the lives of two Pasquotank Correctional Institution employees, the N.C. Department of Public Safety has called for an independent review of safety and security operations at the prison.