RALEIGH — The Daily Advance won eight news-editorial awards and three awards for advertising in the 2017 North Carolina Press Association contest for daily newspapers.
In the contest’s non-daily newspaper categories, the Chowan Herald won four awards for advertising and two for…
HERTFORD — A Perquimans County commissioner has filed for re-election to a second term.
Rafael Bones fills a small plate with food while moving through the buffet line at Montero's Restaurant, the first stop of Thursday's Progressive Dinner sponsored by Elizabeth City State University's Office of University Advancement.
Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools is facing millions of dollars in new expenses, based on a budget preview that Superintendent Larry Cartner gave Pasquotank County commissioners on Tuesday.
Pasquotank and Camden counties' ambulance and dispatch services will again have separate directors, following a vote of Pasquotank County commissioners earlier this week.
Commissioners' action means that Jerry Newell will continue to serve as head of Emergency Medical Services. However, he will…
Using the herbicide dicamba in tandem with dicamba-resistant soybeans is an effective technology used by some area farmers.
That's because dicamba kills weeds that have grown tolerant to other weed killers, such as glyphosate, also known as Roundup. Examples of those kinds of weeds include Palmer…
HERTFORD — A 15-year-old student at Perquimans County Middle School is in custody and likely will face charges after allegedly threatening gun violence at the school Thursday morning.
CURRITUCK — A former bookkeeper for a Currituck company has been arrested and charged with embezzling more than $23,000 while working for the firm, court records show.
CAMDEN — A Camden County man is due in court today following his arrest on felony charges alleging he engaged in sexual activity with a 12-year-old girl.
HERTFORD — A Hertford town councilman already facing a 10-day jail sentence for resisting a police officer during a traffic stop has been sentenced to more than a year of supervised probation for having a handgun during the stop — a violation of his probation for an earlier conviction.