Friday’s court ruling blocking North Carolina’s voter ID law — and its potential impact on the November election — is drawing intense partisan reactions, including from area lawmakers.
The U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals blocked core provisions of the 2013 Voter…
CAMDEN — No new filers emerged Friday in the race for the Camden Board of Education, meaning four candidates will face off for two seats in this fall’s election.
Elsewhere, the filing period also closed in Chowan County on Friday with no additional filers. That means all three seats on…
An Elizabeth City city councilor has been charged with assaulting and threatening a former employee of his limousine business in Perquimans County.
Elizabeth City officials are inviting aspiring community leaders to apply to Leadership Elizabeth City, a free, nine-month program that will teach them about the city and challenge them to improve it.
Leadership EC is the new name for the leadership institute that Mayor Joe Peel proposed in April.…
POWELLS POINT — A $45 million, 80-acre water park is set to open next summer in lower Currituck County.
EDENTON — The Chowan County Planning Board recommended by a split vote Wednesday that county commissioners approve a conditional use permit for the Timbermill wind project.
HERTFORD — An attorney representing at least seven Perquimans residents opposed to a wind farm in the county claims the application by Apex Clean Energy fails to address noise impacts.
While most kids come from families that can choose to live in gang-free neighborhoods, not all kids are so fortunate.
HOBBSVILLE – A new master plan for the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service ensures there will continue to be enough Extension staff for each of the state’s 100 counties, the new head of the agency told area farmers Thursday.