Elizabeth City State University has earned a top free speech rating from a nonprofit watchdog after revising several of its policies on free expression and repealing another.
Elizabeth City City Council unanimously voted Monday to add speed bumps at six locations on Church and Main streets.
The Albemarle School volleyball team advanced to the finals of the NCISAA State Playoffs with a 3-1 victory over No. 6 seed Cape Fear Christian Academy by the scores of 25-11, 22-25, 25-21, and 25-13. The match was contested before a large, enthusiastic crowd at the Colts home gymnasium in E…
CAMDEN — The Camden County High School volleyball team defeated Roanoke Rapids 25-18, 25-16, 28-26 in the second round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Class 2A state playoff tournament Tuesday at Camden County High School.
Currituck County High School hosts the Monster Bash baseball game Wednesday at the Currituck County High School baseball field in Barco. Fans and kids are encouraged to wear Halloween costumes.
HERTFORD — The Perquimans Lady Pirates volleyball team beat the Eno River Academy Bobcats 3-0 in the second round of the NCHSAA 1A classification playoffs on Tuesday night. Set scores for the match were 25-11, 25-11, 25-12.
At just after 4 o’clock in the afternoon on September 29, 1954, the public address system at the Polo Grounds crackled with static.
Followers of former President Donald Trump have found one conspiracy theory they don’t like: That some Republican members of Congress may have had deeper roles in plans and events that led to the storming of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.
When I was, like, 17, I didn’t eat for three solid days. Ten pounds had to go — immediately. The period of starvation crowded out every other thought in my head. Of course, I lost weight, though it was mostly water. Of course, I gained it back.
By any fair assessment, the United States has come a long way in the past 150 years in overcoming its original sins of slavery and institutionalized racism.
After weeks of not knowing why Montre Freeman was put on administrative leave with pay, the public now knows it was “without cause.” That information was given to us by The Daily Advance in a front page space on Oct. 1 that was smaller than a 5x5 notecard.
Former President Barack Obama slammed the notion of ideological divisions last week while stumping for New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy ahead of next month’s gubernatorial elections. “These are serious times, and we need serious people. We have too much to get done to be going backwards,” Obama said. “Here we are trying to recover from a global pandemic that has killed more than 700,000 Americans, put millions in harm’s way. We don’t have time to waste on phony culture wars or fake outrage that the right-wing media are peddling just to juice up your ratings.”
On May 11 state Reps. Dean Arp, John Szoka, Destin Hall and John Bell filed House Bill 951: “Study Emerging Energy Generation. “ It was 14 lines long.
Editor’s note: The following is the seventh story in a multi-part series about the history of Elizabeth City State University’s football program. This story details that history during the 1980s.
Halloween is a tradition that has been passed on for generations. Over time traditions have changed and are still changing today. It is celebrated on Oct. 31 each year.
For 30 years, Reed Adams taught college students the theories he and fellow sociologists and criminologists have developed for why crimes occur and what motivates the people who commit them.
No one wants to think that their child is being bullied at school, but unfortunately it happens more than we would like to believe.
Time is running out for Elizabeth City State University history assistant professor Dr. Melissa Stuckey and the history students in two of her classes.
HERTFORD — After a two-year pause because of COVID-19 restrictions, Perquimans County’s youngest schoolchildren are finally back in the pool learning how to swim.
- Judge switched parties week after appointment
- EC man in police chase, school bus wreck free on bond
- Police investigate shooting off Walker Avenue
- Driver of speeding vehicle that struck bus facing host of charges
- Felon tied to EC street gang sentenced to more than 5 years for having gun
- Actress, TV executive meet with ECSU students
- Ingram: ECPPS student sent home for not complying with mask rule
- Reunited: ECSU alumni return for Homecoming
- Searchers rescue missing men from Pasquotank swamp
- Downtown has scary fun planned for Halloween