May 29, 2017

HERTFORD — Many of the Americans honored on Memorial Day didn’t ask to go to war, but they did and ended up serving a cause much bigger than themselves, the speaker at Perquimans County’s Memorial Day observance said Monday.

State to treat Great Dismal for gypsy moths

May 29, 2017

State agriculture officials will soon start treating for a gypsy moth infestation in an area of Gates and Camden counties bordering the Great Dismal Swamp.

4 Memorial Day ceremonies planned

May 26, 2017

American soldiers who lost their lives in the service of their country will be remembered at four different Memorial Day ceremonies across the region on Monday.

The largest of the ceremonies will be at 1 p.m. at West Lawn Cemetery off Main Street Extended in Elizabeth City. Led by retired Army…

Project Zebra monument approved

May 25, 2017

Elizabeth City City Council approved a new monument Monday that will honor World War II airmen from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union.

The “Monument to Military Brotherhood” will feature aviators from the three nations standing above a seaplane and be located at…