An Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools student recently was suspended and sent home for three days for not fully complying with the district's face mask mandate, the district's interim superintendent said.
Telephonics is hoping to double its workforce at its manufacturing facility in the Pasquotank Commerce Park by the end of the year.
A man authorities say has ties to an Elizabeth City street gang has been sentenced to more than five years in federal prison for illegal possession of a firearm.
Three graduates of Elizabeth City State University talked to current students Thursday afternoon about how the university prepared them for their careers and lives.
An Elizabeth City man is facing a charge of felony fleeing to elude arrest, and a host of other charges in connection with a two-vehicle accident that involved a loaded Camden County school bus Wednesday.
CAMDEN — The Camden County High School varsity volleyball team has been the dominant team in region during the fall 2021 high school volleyball season.
The North Carolina High School Athletic Association released volleyball state playoff brackets Thursday.
NEWPORT — The Northeastern High School girls tennis team defeated East Carteret 8-1 in the first round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Class 2A women’s tennis dual team state playoffs Wednesday.
Northeastern High School completed renovations to its high school gymnasium in September.
Not since 1942, when women flooded into the workplace in support of the war effort, have we seen a worker revolution such as we are experiencing now. A just-released Duke Fuqua School of Business global survey of chief financial officers reports job openings are at a 20-year high. Total employment today is 5 million below the pre-pandemic peak. How can this be explained in a growing economy?
Despite being a politician all his life, and never having worked in a blue-collar job, President Joe Biden declared, “I’m a union man,” when he announced his presidential campaign at a Teamsters union hall in Pittsburgh in April 2019.
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought forth shows of bravery and dedication from nurses, doctors and other health-care workers. In a less dramatic way, other essential workers, from supermarket clerks to bus drivers, have stepped up to serve the public at risk to themselves.
History books tell us the American Civil War started when the first shots were fired at South Carolina’s Fort Sumter on April 12, 1861.
Congratulations to Elizabeth City Public Safety Director and acting City Manager Eddie Buffaloe Jr. on his appointment by Gov. Roy cooper to his cabinet as the Secretary of the Department of Public Safety. The DPS secretary serves as the sole representative on the governor’s cabinet for stat…
We’ve all heard the notion, “There are two sides to every story.”
New Sawyer’s Creek
CAMDEN — Like many events in 2020, the Holly Days Festival of Gifts was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Albemarle Area United Way next month will honor a Bertie County psychiatrist whose $557,000 legacy gift helped the organization start its first-ever endowment fund.
I used to belong to the Science Fiction book club in the 1960s. One of the selections was a novel by Frank Herbert titled “Dune.” I was gobsmacked with its epic storytelling.
We all keep hearing about “The Big Lie” these days, and while I am not brave or stupid enough to step into the quagmire, I find myself thinking about the tension between lies and truth in our lives. (I do have an opinion, but to share it would lose one-half of you or the other!)
Homecoming 2021-Reunited officially got underway Sunday with the crowning of Diamond Rawlinson as Ms. ECSU and Joshua Cox as Mr. ECSU.
- Judge switched parties week after appointment
- Deputy chief: Police probing fatal shooting involving 5-year-old child
- EC man arrested after firing at vehicle
- High-speed chase ends with bus collision in Camden, one student transported for evaluation
- Driver of speeding vehicle that struck bus facing host of charges
- Police: Child suffered fatal gunshot to abdomen, handgun seized
- Missing teens found safe; community helped in search
- Gunshots on Speed Street
- Fourth suspect arrested in fatal shooting of city man in June
- Herbie's field of Screams: Haunted attraction opens Saturday in EC