Saturday, April 21, 2018

Wright Memorial Bridge's eastbound lanes to reopen May 14

April 20, 2018

CURRITUCK — Just in time for the expected boom in summertime traffic, the eastbound lanes of the Wright Memorial Bridge will be back open next month.

Motorists will be able to use the bridge's two now-closed eastbound lanes starting May 14, N.C. Department of Transportation Division 1…

DOT: Mid-Currituck bridge decision delayed

April 20, 2018

CURRITUCK — The N.C. Department of Transportation’s record of decision spelling out the scope, costs and financing for the long-awaited Mid-Currituck Bridge project won’t be released this month, as agency officials initially hoped.

Instead, the record of decision on the estimated…

My Future NC commission looks to fill education gaps

April 20, 2018

A child must walk a very long road to become a productive citizen, and there are too many places they can fall off track.

To help fix that, local educators gathered Thursday at the Museum of the Albemarle for what organizers described as a “listening session” for the My Future NC…

Voters begin casting ballots for May 8 primary

April 19, 2018

Voters started casting ballots for the May 8 primary on Thursday, as they begin to select the Democratic and Republican standard-bearers in the general election this fall.

The top races on regional ballots are contested only on the Republican side, where 3rd Congressional District Rep. Walter Jones,…