Sunday, December 17, 2017

Local heroes honored with wreaths

December 17, 2017

Stephen J. Changary Jr. had a personal stake in Saturday’s Wreaths Across America observance in Elizabeth City.

His father died aboard the USS Robalo in World War II, so attending the third local observance of the national wreath-laying event was a way to honor his dad.

“With me…

Jersey Mike's franchisee opens 3rd store in Moyock

December 17, 2017

MOYOCK – The operator of the Jersey Mike’s sub sandwich deli in the Harbor of Hospitality said business has been so good there his customers from the upper part of Currituck County wanted him to open a location here.

Neighbors keep holiday lights tradition going

December 17, 2017


Neighbors in Dances Bay have lit up a huge winter wonderland in their yards for what has turned into a Christmas tradition.

At three homes, about a million lights total shine bright across a dark rural landscape with no street lights to spoil the effect.

Their yards are covered with almost…

Fire destroys Big Bucks Recycling facility

December 16, 2017

Fire destroyed a building at the Big Bucks Recycling facility on Old Foreman Bundy Road Saturday afternoon.

Todd Winslow, a battalion chief with the Elizabeth City Fire Department, said the building was engulfed in flames — and the roof had already given way — when firefighters arrived…