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November 15, 2018 - 39 minutes ago

CURRITUCK – Currituck County residents in the future won't have to drive to Elizabeth City or Manteo to purchase a license plate or obtain other vehicle-related services.

 

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November 15, 2018

One September day in 1905, 8-year-old Kenneth Beasley walked out of his Poplar Branch schoolhouse for recess. When recess ended, Kenneth’s schoolmates returned to class but he didn’t.

When Kenneth didn’t turn up, searchers looked for him, scouring the woods and swamp near the…

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November 15, 2018

CURRITUCK — Separate fires severely damaged two homes in Currituck County on Tuesday, with one of the fires displacing at least four people.

Currituck Fire-EMS Chief Chip Melton said the first fire was reported Tuesday morning in the 1200 block of Coral Lane in Corolla on the Currituck…

November 15, 2018

The local employment office on Wednesday reached out to veterans in the Harbor of Hospitality looking for work by bringing business representatives to the Veterans of Foreign Affairs Post 6060 for a job fair.

Marcus Cutrell, the veterans employment representative at the N.C. Works Career Center in…

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November 15, 2018

A grant for nearly $600,000 will allow Elizabeth City State University to continue its support for a program that helps students prepare for a doctoral studies in biomedical sciences. 

ECSU biology professor Hirendranath Banerjee heads the program, which has received a National Institutes of…

November 15, 2018

The Elizabeth City City Council took a “baby step” towards opening a new homeless shelter Tuesday night, but only after a tense debate and arguments over whether racial bias factored into opposition to the facility.

In a 4-3 vote, councilors approved asking Pasquotank County to lease…

November 14, 2018

A student’s comment about shooting up a school was made to other students during a break between classes, and not during a classroom discussion, as a previous report indicated.  

An unnamed student at the Northeast Academy of Aerospace and Advanced Technologies is receiving…

November 14, 2018

HERTFORD — A Hertford town councilman widely seen as a moderating influence on other members of the town’s governing board announced Tuesday he’ll be stepping down on Jan. 1.

Archie Aples, who also serves as the council’s mayor pro tem, didn’t say why he’ll be…

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November 14, 2018

HERTFORD — A Hertford town councilman widely seen as a moderating influence on other members of the town’s governing board announced Tuesday he’ll be stepping down on Jan. 1.

Archie Aples, who also serves as the council’s mayor pro tem, didn’t say why he’ll be…

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November 14, 2018

Although the educational institution that became Elizabeth City State University was founded in 1891 to educate black teachers and had an all-black faculty and staff for decades, all the trustees were white until 1949.

ECSU history professor Glen Bowman described some of the history and politics…

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