Thursday, November 23, 2017

County takes aim at eyesore buildings

November 23, 2017

Residents' complaints about dilapidated, unsightly houses has spurred Pasquotank County commissioners to begin work on a local ordinance for demolishing them.

Camden boy, 3, uses his birthday to help shelter animals

November 23, 2017

Homeless dogs and cats at the SPCA of Northeastern North Carolina are benefiting this Thanksgiving from the generosity of a 3-year-old Camden boy and his family who elected to collect gifts for the animal shelter at his birthday party Sunday rather than receiving toys for himself.

Duckweed a problem for canal boaters

November 23, 2017

SOUTH MILLS — A culprit known as duckweed is lending an extra emphasis to the word “dismal” on the Dismal Swamp Canal.

Home in Azalea Acres destroyed by accidental fire

November 22, 2017

An electrical malfunction was the likely cause of the fire that destroyed a home in the Azalea Acres subdivision in Elizabeth City early Wednesday morning, authorities said.