DIG it: 4 of 7 downtown projects done

Elizabeth City officials and local landlords say the first year of Elizabeth City’s Downtown Improvement Grant program has gone well, with four of the seven funded projects completed.

  • Fire at rest stop probed as arson

    CURRITUCK — Currituck and state authorities are investigating a suspected arson involving a fire Sunday night at the visitor rest stop on U.S. Highway 158 between Coinjock and Grandy.

  • Sheriff: Man died of self-inflicted wound

    The Pasquotank sheriff has determined than a county man whose body was found earlier this month took his own life.

  • School board interviews may start Aug. 2

    The Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Board of Education plans to offer interviews to an as yet-undetermined number of the 13 applicants for a vacant school board seat beginning the second week of August.

  • Feature Photo: Race to the Bottom

    A youngster emerges from the enclosed slide at Pasquotank County's Meads Pool, Tuesday afternoon.

  • 3 Va. men face drug charges

    CURRITUCK — Three Virginia men are facing drug charges after Currituck deputies stopped their vehicle for allegedly driving erratically across the Wright Memorial Bridge.

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Spouse Club scholarship makes a difference

She’s always done things a little bit ahead of schedule.Brieanna Phipps was born prematurely, weighing less than two pounds.