August 16, 2017

The Albemarle Area United Way on Tuesday officially presented checks totaling $127,635 to its 19 partner agencies — agencies that provide vital community services like feeding the hungry, mentoring children and helping disaster victims.

Si Sey­mour, basketball ra­dio…


August 15, 2017

The local chapter of the NAACP will again call for the removal of the Confederate monument at the Pasquotank County Courthouse — even though commissioners previously voted to keep the monument where it is and a 2015 law would now require state officials’ permission to remove it.



August 15, 2017


August 15, 2017

CURRITUCK — Currituck Commissioner Paul Beaumont says the trip to a private Christian school he helped organize for other commissioners last week wasn’t an attempt to inject his religious views on the Currituck school district.

The tour of Veritas Collegiate Academy, however, was…

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August 15, 2017

CURRITUCK – A former court reporter was recently ordered to pay nearly $116,000 to the state as a result of criminal charges she submitted bills for court transcripts she never prepared and for commutes to courthouses she never made.

Tonya Dowdy-Doxey, 48, avoided imprisonment by entering an…


August 15, 2017

Edmunds and Associates is sharply criticizing an audit of Elizabeth City’s utility bills, faulting the city’s auditing firm as “biased” and for failing to get input from Edmunds on the city’s billing data.

Roughly a year ago, Elizabeth City attempted to convert…

August 15, 2017

The Daily Advance and the Elizabeth City Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a forum next month for Elizabeth City’s mayoral and city council candidates.

The forum will be Sept. 19 from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. inside the Pasquotank County Courthouse. Doors open at 6 p.m. The forum will be…


August 15, 2017

The search for the next superintendent of the Camden County Schools has been narrowed to 10 candidates from among the 27 who applied for the position.

The Camden County Board of Education is seeking to fill the post by Nov. 1. Superintendent Melvin Hawkins retired in April and Travis Twiford has…

August 14, 2017

A small group of lo­cal res­i­dents held a can­dle­light vigil at Mariners’ Wharf Park on Mon­day to protest the vi­o­lence at Saturday’s white na­tion­al­ist rally in Char­lottesville, Vir­ginia..

De­spite the driz­zling rain,…

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August 14, 2017

EDENTON — Chowan County officials will be one step closer to preserving the former D.F. Walker High School on North Oakum Street if College of The Albemarle cedes control of the building to the county this week.

The COA Board of Trustees was slated to vote Tuesday evening on a proposed…

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