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August 28, 2016

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August 28, 2016

The Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Board of Education has formally endorsed a quarter-cent sales tax increase, urging county voters to vote “yes” in the upcoming referendum local officials say would allow collection of another $1 million in revenue for public education.

“By increasing…

August 28, 2016

Jerry Parks has seen a lot in his nearly two decades in public health, but through it all he says there have always been two constants: good mentors and good employees.

“My daddy taught me you stand tall on others' shoulders by their permission,” Parks said last week as he reflected on…

August 28, 2016

Putting a new “innovation center” that could bring cutting-edge businesses and jobs in Elizabeth City’s downtown would be ideal, Elizabeth City State University Chancellor Thomas Conway said last week.

Conway said locating the center in the city’s downtown would place it…

August 28, 2016

Pasquotank is a county that's aging, shrinking, hasn't recovered from the Great Recession and lacks in “intellectual capital.” In addition, its black and Hispanic residents are, overall, poorer and sicker than its white residents.

Those are among the findings about Pasquotank County…

August 28, 2016

BOSTON  — A Massachusetts man has pleaded guilty to making hoax radio distress calls to the Coast Guard that prompted fruitless searches that wasted time and resources.

Prosecutors say 47-year-old Roger Martin, of Fairhaven, made three calls to the Coast Guard in April and May 2015…

August 28, 2016

Although most kids aren’t very happy about it, back-to-school time is often something that parents look forward to. After a long summer of finding activities to keep kids busy and happy, sending them back to school can be a relief. However, for other parents, it’s a sad reminder that no…

August 27, 2016

SHILOH — A Camden woman is dead after she apparently drowned in the Pasquotank River early Saturday afternoon, the Camden County sheriff said.

The woman, who was 57, had been riding on a raft behind a boat when she fell off the raft in the Taylor’s Beach area near Shiloh, Sheriff Tony…

August 27, 2016

RALEIGH — The N.C. Highway Patrol is warning motorists to be extra vigilant of both kids and school buses as the school year begins on Monday.

To promote safety near schools, motorists are urged to watch out for children walking or bicycling to school. Motorists should especially exercise…

August 27, 2016

NEW HOPE — A 31-year-old Perquimans County man was in fair condition at a Virginia hospital Saturday after authorities said his vehicle left the roadway and ended up in a ditch.

Paul Ritter, of the 500 block of White Hat Road, was traveling north on New Hope Road when his 2013 Chevrolet Spark…

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