July 19, 2018

Local emergency medical services personnel and certified athletic trainers from Pasquotank, Camden, Perquimans and Gates county high schools took part in athletic-related medical simulations at Northeastern High School on Wednesday morning.

Perquimans sheriff's hopefuls raise $40K

July 19, 2018

HERTFORD — The two candidates for Perquimans sheriff have raised nearly $40,000 combined for their campaigns in this fall’s election, new campaign filing reports show.

Republican challenger Jim Bray has raised the most — nearly $20,000 — while spending roughly $16,100, his…

Currituck pays Steinburg $50K to promote tourney

July 18, 2018

Currituck County has paid a private company owned by state Rep. Bob Steinburg $50,000 to promote and market an NCAA basketball tournament the county is sponsoring in Asheville this fall called the “Battle in the Blue Ridge.”

Currituck County Manager Dan Scanlon and Steinburg signed the…

Aging agency to host dementia info sessions

July 18, 2018

HERTFORD — The Hert­ford-based Area Agency on Aging is step­ping up ef­forts to in­crease aware­ness about de­men­tia by showing com­mu­nity res­i­dents how they can bet­ter deal with the dis­ease and its ef­fects.

As part of its efforts,…