Saturday, January 19, 2019

Community rallies for Coasties in wake of shutdown

January 19, 2019

As the partial government shutdown continues, the U.S. Coast Guard has a message for its personnel struggling without pay: Help is available. 

“We’re telling them there’s a lot of help out there,” said Ann Logan, command master chief at the Aviation Logistics Center at…

EDC developers kick-start new jobs effort

January 18, 2019

Economic developers are taking their first steps toward crafting a new jobs plan for Elizabeth City and Pasquotank County, and they've already identified some likely industries for recruitment.

Christian Lockamy, director of the city-county Economic Development Commission, and Carl Rees, senior…

Museum exhibit to feature photos of famous boomers

January 18, 2019

Ever hear the word “boomer” and wonder who is one? A new exhibit opening Saturday, Jan. 26, at Museum of the Albemarle seeks to answer that question.

Titled “The Boomer List: Photographs by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders,” the exhibit is made up of 19 large photographs of…

UNC Board of Governors chair: ECSU forgotten no more

January 17, 2019

The chairman of the University of North Carolina Board of Governors renewed his commitment to being a full-throated advocate for Elizabeth City State University on Wednesday, vowing the campus never again will be “forgotten” by the university system or state policymakers.

Board of…