August 19, 2018
Beat the heat, and come on over to Museum of the Albemarle to enjoy our air conditioning, and get your history on!
August 17, 2018
Mile 22 — that’s the distance to safety for an Indonesian policeman being targeted by a crime lord. There, a plane is waiting to spirit him out of the country. It’s up to some low-level CIA agents to get him there.
A gauntlet, you might call the plot.
Mark Wahlberg (the former…
August 16, 2018
When I was a kid, I spent numerous hours fishing with my grandfather.
August 15, 2018
I was minding my own business (and following the traffic signs) on Tuesday when I suddenly saw a car in my lane heading straight toward me.
August 12, 2018
By the time the first newspaper was published in North Carolina in the mid-18th century, 11 other colonies already had publications.
August 10, 2018
I still remember seeing my first 3-wheeler all-terrain vehicle.
August 09, 2018
If it weren’t for readers there would be no reason to write.
I have frequently expressed appreciation for readers and especially for feedback from readers. This would I would like to do that once more but with a bit of a twist this time.
Feedback can be great even when it takes the form of…
August 05, 2018
My name is Eyricka L. Johnson, senior History Major at Elizabeth City State University. At ECSU, I am the Student Government Vice President of Internal Affairs, involved in the University Choir, the honors program, the history scholars club and the National Association for the Advancement of…
August 01, 2018
At the risk of sounding like a musical instrument that can only play one note, I must say that I am enormously grateful right now.
I have written about gratitude many times before but I have to go back there this week. While gratitude is a regular experience for me, it has been a long time since I…
July 29, 2018
The lifework of Rooks Turner is often overshadowed by that of his contemporaries, the preeminent P.W. Moore and Hugh Cale. Moore and Cale are remembered as the founding fathers of Elizabeth City State University (ECSU). Turner, however, was a fierce advocate for African-American education in his…