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June 03, 2018

Joseph Charles Price, an African American native of Elizabeth City, was considered one of the greatest orators of the nineteenth century. The London Times called him the “World’s Orator.”

By the time of his early death at the age of 39, he was a world recognized orator, president…


June 01, 2018

The European honey bee is perhaps agriculture’s most important pollinator. Its greatest importance is that we derive honey from it. Honey production is a multibillion-dollar industry.

There are no native honey bees. The varroa mite nearly wiped out honey bees in the late ‘80s and…

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May 31, 2018

Jerry Seinfeld and his show “Seinfeld” became known for a lack of heavy content. The phrase often used was “a show about nothing.”

Seinfeld has continued that stance in the standup comedy and other things he has done since the show’s run ended.

Of course a show could…


May 27, 2018

They came from across the Albemarle. From Elizabeth City. From Jackson. From Gum Neck. They came from all walks of life: farmers, lawyers, students. None of them knew their destiny. They only knew that America was now at war, and that the nation required them to fight. These 108 men answered that…

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