February 21, 2018

If Elizabeth City’s tradition of hosting fireworks displays during the annual N.C. Potato Festival and on the Fourth of July is to continue, city officials will need to find a barge from which to launch the fireworks.

City Manager Rich Olson advised a downtown group last week the recent…

New manager: Pasquotank 'good fit'

February 21, 2018

Pasquotank County’s new county manager said Tuesday he sees “positive momentum” in the county and that his goal is “to move that forward.” 

Interviewed a day after Pasquotank commissioners voted to hire him, Sparty Hammett said he's winding down his consulting…

Job Shadow Day: Students pick up career-pointers

February 21, 2018

Area middle and high schoolers learned about career opportunities in everything from hospitality service and catering to aviation and health care during the annual Groundhog Job Shadow Day on Tuesday.

Students from five schools — River Road Middle School, H.L. Trigg Community School,…

Bunch hoping to ease transition

February 19, 2018

Rodney Bunch's nearly 30-year career with Pasquotank County is down to a final checklist.