February 21, 2019

I was involved in a traffic accident Wednesday, Feb. 13. To make a long short, it was my own fault. I didn't wait for traffic to move as I entered the intersection thereby causing a four-car pileup.

Well the police and firetrucks showed up and made sure everyone was in as good condition as possible.…

February 20, 2019


February 20, 2019

Another State of the Union address by President Trump is over, and just like last year, the Democrats were exposed for who they truly are. When their fearless leader, Nancy Pelosi, wasn’t reading off a dinner menu or wine list — I’m not sure which — she was busy…

February 20, 2019

This month, the Amazon Wind Farm marks two years of commercial operation and generating clean, renewable energy — and over three years of delivering benefits to Pasquotank and Perquimans counties. There is much to celebrate and more opportunities on the horizon. The wind farm has brought…


February 19, 2019

Rex Allen Sr.’s 1962 hit song, “Don’t Go Near the Indians,” was one of many financial endeavors by this gifted artist. It certainly was never thought of as being a political stumbling block, but it has become just that.

Candidate Donald Trump clearly saw the implications of…

February 18, 2019


February 17, 2019

Last week, Sen. Thom Tillis sent a letter to the U.S. Department of Commerce, the U.S. Department of the Interior, and the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, noting the "potential economic benefits coming from offshore energy production" but also noting the economic importance of North…

February 17, 2019


February 17, 2019

About a 20-minute hopper flight east of San Juan is the island of Viecques (Vee-eck-ess). It’s a gem of nature featuring wildlife sanctuaries, rain forest trails, perhaps the best beaches in the Caribbean and wild horses everywhere. The latter clutter up the narrow roads and munch happily in…


February 17, 2019

Listen in on discussions among area public boards, and it's likely economic development will arise in one form or another. Talk may be about how to stimulate the local economy with incentives to businesses, job creation or recruitment initiatives, or it may center on ways to improve life and…

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