April 24, 2018 - 6 minutes ago

MOYOCK — Kurt Watson is very interested in finding out what Currituck County leaders have planned for the Moyock community he’s called home the past 16 years.

That’s why Watson, a 52-year-old paint sales representative who works in Chesapeake, Virginia, attended last week’s…

Pasquotank not expecting tax hike

April 23, 2018

Pasquotank County officials are still early in their budget planning for next year, but are hoping to bring in enough revenue to pay for both employee raises and a bump in health insurance costs — all without seeking an increase in the property tax rate.

Currituck hears pros, cons of unified gov't

April 23, 2018

CURRITUCK — Proceeding with a proposal to make Currituck a “unified” city-county government might bring the county an additional $1 million a year in state revenues. However, it also could spark citizen outrage and create political division in some areas of the county, an expert on Currituck’s previous bid for unified government says.

Wright Memorial Bridge's eastbound lanes to reopen May 14

April 20, 2018

CURRITUCK — Just in time for the expected boom in summertime traffic, the eastbound lanes of the Wright Memorial Bridge will be back open next month.

Motorists will be able to use the bridge's two now-closed eastbound lanes starting May 14, N.C. Department of Transportation Division 1…