May 22, 2018 - 29 minutes ago

Currituck Sheriff

Kristyn Cheyenne Champlin, 21, of the 100 block of Reeds Road, Knotts Island, was arrested May 1 and charged with felony possession with the intent to manufacture, sell or distribute schedule VI of a controlled substance, possession of less than 1 and 1/2 ounces of schedule VI of…

May 22, 2018 - 29 minutes ago

A 20-year-old Camden County woman goes on trial today in Pasquotank County Superior Court on a charge of first-degree murder of a Camden County teen more than two years ago in Elizabeth City.

Morgan Lynn McDonald is accused of fatally stabbing Summer Faith Waaga, 18, in an altercation the morning…

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May 22, 2018 - 29 minutes ago

Ron Wesson says North Carolina's House District 1 needs a strong voice who will speak to the region's priorities, and that he is that voice.

To prove it, Wesson, vice chairman of the Bertie County Board of Commissioners and a Democrat, said he’s challenged his Republican opponent in the fall,…

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May 22, 2018 - 29 minutes ago

The Elizabeth City City Council has adopted a new “waterfront master plan” that proposes more than 30 projects to help the area attract more people and dollars.

But will those projects happen, and when? City officials aren't sure.

Last week, the city council approved the waterfront…


May 22, 2018 - 29 minutes ago

CAMDEN — When officials with the Camden County Schools say they’re drawing a picture of what they want the future of the school district’s graduates to look like, they really mean it.

The “profile of a graduate” is at the center of a three-year plan that the…

May 22, 2018 - 29 minutes ago

RALEIGH — Inmates used hammers to crush skulls and scissors to spear flesh when they killed four employees last fall in the bloodiest prison escape attempt in North Carolina history, newly released autopsy and other reports by medical examiners said.

The reports offer details that prison…

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May 21, 2018

After two days of overcast skies and threats of rain, attendees of the final day of this year’s N.C. Potato Festival got a treat on Sunday: Sunshine.

"It's nice, isn't it?" Elizabeth City resident Darlene Hampton asked as she stood watching three of her grandchildren ride the giant Ferris…

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May 21, 2018

Nearly half a century after he was killed in the Vietnam War, Sgt. Benjamin Benton of Camden County received an official welcome home Sunday afternoon.

A crowd of about 65 people attended a remembrance service for Benton, who was killed at age 23 on Jan. 18, 1969, at his gravesite at Westlawn…


May 21, 2018

CURRITUCK — Currituck commissioners will hear from the public tonight on a county proposal to pay for full-time firefighters in Corolla by raising the property tax rate in the Outer Banks community by 5 cents.

A hearing on the proposal, which seeks to raise the tax rate in Corolla from 48…

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May 21, 2018

Progressive policy analysts visited in Elizabeth City over the weekend to host workshops on pressing state issues — and to encourage local action to solve them.

During a Community Public Policy Forum held at The Mount church on Saturday, staffers with the Raleigh-based NC Justice Center…

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