The COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 put an end to a decade of year-over-year growth in visitor spending in Pasquotank County.
Elizabeth City police are investigating a fatal shooting at Hickory Village Mobile Home Park Sunday that involved a 5-year-old child.
RALEIGH — A contractor’s failure to follow established safety procedures led to the collapse of a section of a bridge linking North Carolina’s mainland to Hatteras Island, killing one worker and injuring another, according to federal regulators.
BARCO — The Currituck County High School varsity football team defeated Pasquotank County 56-8 in a Northeastern Coastal Conference matchup Friday at Currituck County High School.
HERTFORD — Perquimans County [4-2, 2-2 Four Rivers Conference] rolled up over 450 yards of line of scrimmage offense to overwhelm conference foe Bertie County [1-5, 1-3 FRC], by a final score of 46-6 on homecoming night at Charles H. Ward Field.
BARCO — In Currituck County, Vic Ramsey and the sport of tennis go hand in hand.
College football is as unpredictable as I can ever remember it being.
HERTFORD — The Perquimans Lady Pirates volleyball team defeated the Riverside Lady Knights 3-0 at home on Thursday evening. Set scores for the game were 25-16, 25-15, 25-12.
I think it’s very important to understand that our republic was not in danger on Jan. 6th. Ongoing articles in the editorial pages and the left-wing media would have you believe the so-called insurrection was worst than 9/11 or Pearl Harbor. It is clear that the events of Jan. 6th occurred m…
Elected officials lead us simply because of their positions — we have chosen them to do so. They lead by policy-making, they lead with the tone they set and the issues they choose to pursue.
Lt. Gov. Mark Robinson saying controversial things could be a reality show. There’s easily enough content for multiple seasons. After all, his ascendency in North Carolina politics emerged from his confrontational speaking style. His mouth is what makes him so popular and disliked at the same time. Robinson even dares to weigh in on specific social issues where only one opinion is allowed now in the public square.
Iowa is represented in the U.S. House by three Republicans and one Democrat. After last year's census, an independent advisory commission drew a new map that reaffirmed the current balance, but made one of the Republican districts slightly more competitive.
Driving home from the dog park, I was surprised to hear the (Dixie) Chicks’ terrific song “Wide Open Spaces” on the country oldies station. The group had been banished from country radio since 2003 after saying George W. Bush made them embarrassed to be Texans.
The museum is a place where stories are told, some of which are commonplace dealing with everyday experiences, and some featuring artifacts related to extraordinary events.
Elizabeth City native Sandra Sutton has learned vital lessons about dealing with adversity and now shares them with others in a new book and in personal appearances.
This past month, I had the opportunity to travel to the western part of North Carolina and brought home some of the most delicious locally grown apples. They were some of the best I’ve ever tasted.
Elizabeth City State University has been awarded more than $1 million by the U.S. Department of Education to help middle and high school students from disadvantaged backgrounds succeed in higher education.
Loving another person is just about the hardest thing there is to do in this life. I don’t mean love like in a romantic novel or sappy movie. I mean really love.
Alex Domingue has made Elizabeth City State University history. The aviation science student and current ECSU flight instructor is the first Viking to be accepted into United Airlines’ AVIATE program, which is designed to prepare him for a career as a commercial airline pilot.
- Judge switched parties week after appointment
- Deputy chief: Police probing fatal shooting involving 5-year-old child
- Herbie's field of Screams: Haunted attraction opens Saturday in EC
- US 17 Motorcycle wreck
- South Mills man facing felony charges after marijuana grow op discovered
- Send in the Marines: Osprey makes historic landing at ECSU
- Sheriff's office investigating after video appears to show man abandoning dog
- Gunshots on Speed Street
- Task force nabs 4 suspects, seeks 5th after drug operation
- ECPD seeking two missing juveniles