Decision 2014: Pasquotank hopefuls spar over spending

Four candidates vying for seats on the Pasquotank County Board of Commissioners sparred over county spending, particularly on the schools, Wednesday night during a candidates forum at the courthouse.

  • 500-plus already vote early across region

    More than 500 votes have already been cast across the region for next month’s mid-term election, as one-stop voting got underway earlier today.

  • Many students hyped about homecoming

    While Elizabeth City State University’s homecoming is traditionally geared toward alumni returning to town, most current students seem pumped about the range of events that continue through Saturday’s big game against Chowan University and conclude on Sunday.

  • Decision 2014: 5 contend for 3 Camden school board seats

    CAMDEN — The three challengers for open seats on the Camden Board of Education say the board needs members who have children enrolled in the district.

  • Luxury car owners give ‘Duesy’ of a parade

    HERTFORD — Pete Taggett is used to drawing a crowd when he pulls up in his 1939 Ford Deluxe.

  • Middle school student takes bus for spin

    A middle school student who took a parked school bus for a spin earlier this week will not be suspended but will face “some consequences,” the superintendent of the Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools said Wednesday.

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Dreams do come true

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