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Costs nix school annex demolition

May 21, 2019

Pasquotank County is shelving plans to demolish the annex of the old Elizabeth City Middle School, due to getting a quote that it would cost $1 million to tear it down while preserving use of the gym next door.

In a finance committee meeting Monday at the Pasquotank County Library, County Manager…

Heat slows turnout on fest's final day

May 20, 2019

Area temperatures jumped into the low 90s Sunday, the third day of this year’s N.C. Potato Festival.

Author: 'Lost' colonists likely joined Native Americans

May 20, 2019

A journalist who has researched the Lost Colony of Roanoke told an audience at Museum of The Albemarle recently that the Lost Colony really wasn’t “lost” but most likely joined Native-American communities in eastern North Carolina.

Avangrid to pursue solar project near wind farm

May 20, 2019

The Oregon-based company that owns the 104-turbine Amazon Wind Farm US East in Pasquotank County doesn’t plan to build any additional wind turbines at the site, but instead will pursue a solar farm near the wind farm, a company official said last week.