60 seniors take part in morning Roll and Stroll

Johnnie Jones walks at least five days a week, so going for a stroll eight-tenths of a mile on part of Parkview Drive and on Southern Avenue was easy for him.

  • Cops: Military gear not for riots

    Like law enforcement agencies across the country, police and sheriff’s departments across the Albemarle have accepted thousands of dollars of surplus military equipment from the federal government since the late 1990s.

  • Ex-airport manager questions hiring

    CURRITUCK — A former airport manager for Currituck claims he was forced out of his job after county officials cut his hours to part-time.

  • Kids-Cops expands into school

    Kids-Cops expands into schoolThe Chowan County Sheriff’s Office Kids and Cops program recently expanded into D.F. Walker Elementary School with its first-ever Cop-Anapolis 500.

  • Victim in Hertford fatality ID’d

    HERTFORD — The name of the Hertford teen who died after a moped wreck this weekend has been released in a funeral notice.

  • City seeks funding for piers at shipyard

    Elizabeth City officials are hoping federal funds will help it build two new piers and repair a third at the Elizabeth City Shipyard.

Public records

See crime reports, police blotter and fire department reports.

  • Currituck Police Blotter: July 27-Aug. 12

    Currituck SheriffA report of injury to personal property was turned in July 27 in the 100 block of Holly Cres, Grandy. Responding officer: J.L. Dowdy.

  • Crimewatch: Aug. 21-26

    Elizabeth City Police Tre-Shon Shabazz Walker, 21, of the 400 block of Calvert St., Elizabeth City, was arrested Aug. 21 and charged with felony possession of cocaine, possession of less than one and 1/2 ounces of schedule VI of a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

  • Crimewatch: Aug. 12-19

    Elizabeth City Police Terrence Copeland, 25, of the 1000 block of Lambsberry Circle, Elizabeth City, was arrested Aug. 15 and charged with failure to appear in court as required.

  • Police Blotter: Aug. 8-17

    Elizabeth City PoliceA report of issuing substitute money was turned in Aug. 8 in the 100 block of Tanglewood Parkway. Responding officer: Z.L. Lovett.

  • Police Blotter: July 24-Aug. 12

    Elizabeth City PoliceA report of breaking and entering a vehicle with larceny was turned in Aug. 7 in the 200 block of South Road Street.

Dreams do come true

The Coast Guard Jayhawk helicopter banked hard, flying around the last reported location of the distressed swimmer.

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