Pasquotank voters will be asked in November to extend a sales tax that currently benefits the county’s public schools.
GREENVILLE — North Carolina U.S. Rep. Greg Murphy joined the House’s powerful tax-writing committee on Wednesday, marking a significant boost in influence for the Pitt County Republican, even while serving in the minority.
All of northeastern North Carolina was under a winter storm watch Wednesday as the National Weather Service said wintry weather was expected to arrive in the region starting tonight.
The second Elizabeth City man indicted in last month’s triple homicide was taken into custody last week in New Bern, city police said Wednesday.
The world is saying it’s goodbyes to Betty White, John Madden and Dan Reeves, but I’d like to use this space to tell you about another accomplished individual we just lost. His name is Sam Jones, he’s from right here in North Carolina and his story is an incredible one.
I cannot believe it’s almost 2022.
Happy Holidays everyone. I genuinely appreciate you supporting your local newspaper and taking the time to read our publication.
WILLIAMSTON — Camden High School’s varsity boys basketball team relied on solid defense, clutch free throws and three players in double figures to defeat Riverside 50-44 and win the Wash House Laundromat Christmas Classic at Riverside High School Tuesday.
WILLIAMSTON — Camden’s varsity boys basketball team made nine 3-pointers but needed four big free throws in the final 15.7 seconds to seal a 56-52 victory over SouthWest Edgecombe in the first round of the annual Wash House Invitational Christmas Tournament Monday night at Riverside High School.
Republican Glenn Youngkin was recently sworn in as the new governor of Virginia, a state that Joe Biden won by almost half a million votes. What caused such a rapid shift in sentiment?
For all those that hate and want to destroy Donald Trump and those Republicans who refer to themselves as “never Trumpers” I say this: Ask yourselves how did we get to Trump becoming president of the United States?
President Joe Biden’s claim that being against the Democrats’ version of voting rights in 2022 is equivalent to being for Jim Crow 2.0 gives hyperbole a bad name.
Ida B. Wells was a superstar more than a century ago — a singularly brave and committed journalist shining a brilliant light on the evils of lynching. Only in recent years have her accomplishments received the recognition they deserve.
It is a pity that having witnessed the damage the previous Donald Trump administration did to the United States’ relations with China and the rest of the world, including its allies, the senior Asian policy strategist for the Joe Biden administration has been unable to draw the right lessons from that.
This is an open letter to all moderate Democrats. The most important thing that you can do for Americans is nothing.
As we start fresh in a new year most people start with new year’s resolutions. The most common are health-related ones like eating healthier, exercising more, losing weight, or even quitting a habit like smoking.
“I will sing of lovingkindness and justice, to You, O Lord, I will sing praises. I will give heed to the blameless way.” — Psalm 101: 1-2
The Albemarle is filled with architectural treasures, though they are often overlooked and forgotten. In every one of our counties there are places of wonder, if you just give them a chance.
In 1 Corinthians 12:27-31, Paul the apostle makes a statement. He states that we are members individually in the body of Christ.
I have spent most of my life wanting to be great.
The Dominion Energy Foundation has awarded the College of The Albemarle Foundation a $10,000 grant to expand the college’s offerings in science, technology, math and engineering, and to offer its STEM outreach programs in additional counties.
- 2nd city man indicted in EC triple murder
- Patrol identifies head-on collision victim as 71-year-old Hertford man
- Currituck motorist charged in fatal collision in Perquimans
- Hertford man arrested, charged in robbery of Family Dollar-Dollar Tree
- EC man sentenced to 12 years in fed prison for distributing fentanyl, other illegal drugs
- ARHS employee terminated for not getting COVID vaccine
- Camden, EC, Va. Beach residents charged with failure to appear in court
- Fitting a new need: Local agencies get FEMA travel trailers
- Third brewery makes a trail: Couple eye Feb. for AVDET's opening
- Royal Farms plans to build first NC store in Grandy