Paul Cassese (left), a civilian contract employee at the U.S. Coast Guard base, and Chief Jason Browning help prepare the wooden frames for a dugout being built at the baseball and softball fields at Albemarle School, Sunday. Both men work at the Coast Guard’s Aviation Logistics Center on ba…
Monday, January 27, 2020
City Council will vote this evening on whether the city will partner with Pasquotank County on a $25,000 effort to reduce the county’s resident geese population.
Visit Elizabeth City Director Corrina Ferguson always had a short answer whenever she was asked how many people visit Pasquotank County annually.
The Coast Guard Half Marathon and the Guardians of the Atlantic 5K race moved closer to the starting line last week.
Sunday, January 26, 2020
Sunday, January 26, 2020
American music during the Vietnam War rang in the ears of soldiers and citizens alike, with many of the era’s most popular songs taking a view either for or against U.S. involvement in Southeast Asia.
Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools officials have chosen to continue working with the education consultant who led a work session for the school board last fall on strategic planning.
Delaying contract approval for the replacement of Elizabeth City’s water and electric meters by several weeks to hold a public hearing will push back the timetable for starting the projects from this spring to likely this summer.
Saturday, January 25, 2020
Strong attraction for fishing
NEWLAND — Low pressure, inconsistent quality, larger lines and more fire hydrants were among the water issues residents of northern Pasquotank told county officials they’d like to see addressed this week.
CURRITUCK — Currituck County residents won’t see a tax increase to finance construction of a new elementary school in Moyock. However, county officials are warning a tax increase may be needed to fund future school needs.
Friday, January 24, 2020
A former administrator at N.C. Central University now working for a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit that assists educational professionals is the new vice chancellor of university advancement at Elizabeth City State University.
Excitement for this year’s sold-out Elizabeth City Area Chamber of Commerce dinner is so great that Chamber officials have created a waiting list for tickets.
An Elizabeth City man already charged in two armed robberies of local stores is now facing charges for a third, police say.
Pasquotank County could soon follow Currituck County and other counties across the state that are offering new support to gun-rights advocates.
BARCO — Currituck commissioners have adopted a resolution declaring the county a Second Amendment Refuge, adding Currituck to a growing list of North Carolina counties seeking to support a citizen’s right to bear arms.
Thursday, January 23, 2020
An Elizabeth City State University junior received the gift of better hearing just before Christmas.
Fire damaged a room of a house in northern Pasquotank on Wednesday but resulted in no injuries.
Residents can pay their utility bills on their time, now that the city’s new 24-hour outdoor payment kiosk is up and running.
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
A Camden County woman is facing criminal charges after she allegedly threatened staff in the emergency room at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center on Wednesday — a threat that prompted a “perimeter” lockdown of the hospital for several hours.
An Elizabeth City man is facing multiple criminal charges in connection with two armed robberies of the same retail store on Tuesday nights nearly three months apart.