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  1. DOT board member says state should pay for sand removalRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WLOS

    A Board of Transportation member says the state should pay for removing sand from beach highways the same way it pays for removing snow and ice after a winter storm. Malcolm Fearing told The Daily Advance of Elizabeth City that he wants a state-level discussion about the differences in hopes of changing how North Carolina pays for removing sand from highways such as N.C. 12 on Hatteras Island.

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  2. Feature Photos: Downtown Wine WalkRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Advance

    Downtown Wine WalkStaff Photos by Corinne SaundersThe Center Society sponsored a Downtown Elizabeth City Wine Walk Saturday. Grace Bishop , owner of Vineyards on the Scuppernong, which is based in Columbia, pours wine to visitors at Page After Page Bookstore.

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  3. COA OKs $192K in projects for E-Chowan, EC campusesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Advance

    File PhotoCollege of The Albemarle held a ribbon-cutting event for its renovated welding lab on the Elizabeth City campus. Work began on the lab Sept.

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  4. Letter: If changing ECSUa s name, why not NCSUa s too?Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Advance

    This letter is response to your recent article on state Rep. Bob Steinburg's statements on changing the name of Elizabeth City State University to the University of North Carolina at Elizabeth City. Dear Reader, This content is only available to subscribers of The Daily Advance print and/or e-edition.

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  5. a Just Blowina Steama vape shop opens on GriffinRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Advance

    Staff photo by Robert Kelly-GossJackie Hinchley, owner of Just Blowin Steam in Elizabeth City, sells vapor products. The products are, she says, an alternative to smoking tobacco products.

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  6. Kimberly Baumbaugh: Walking and history can go hand in hand in Elizabeth CityRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Advance

    ... walks in my neighborhood. And, since I live in one of the six nationally registered historic districts in Elizabeth City, I have lots to look at on my walks (I live in the Northside Historic District. There are also the Main Street Commercial, Main ...

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  7. The Burlington School boys knock off top recruit, reach state championshipRead the original story

    Friday | Burlington Times News

    ... the semifinals of the NCISAA Class 1-A state tournament Friday. Top-seeded Oakwood faces the winner between Elizabeth City Victory Christian and second-seeded Fayetteville Trinity Christian in tonight's championship. The Spartans (21-6) held a ...

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  8. Pastor: Police probe fraudulent purchase of phones, tabletsRead the original story

    Friday | The Daily Advance

    Police are apparently looking for a man who fraudulently used an Elizabeth City church's name and a fake federal tax identification number to purchase more than $10,000 worth of cellphones and computer tablets from stores in the Chesapeake, Va., area. A story in Friday's edition of The Daily Advance incorrectly reported that Elizabeth City police were investigating the disappearance of 15 iPhones worth a total of $8,725 and two iPads valued at $1,379 from Fountain of Life Ministries church in the 1100 block of U.S. Highway 17. That information was based on a city police report that did not list specifics.

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  9. Coast Guard aids ailing crewman off Virginia BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... The Houston Express, en route to France, changed course toward Virginia. A Coast Guard helicopter crew from Elizabeth City, N.C., met the ship about 25 miles east of Virgina Beach about 7:15 a.m. today, the release said. COMMENTS ADVISORY: Users are ...

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  10. Official: EC nationa s 17th a Coast Guard CityaRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | The Daily Advance

    U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Paul Zukunft will officially make Elizabeth City a "Coast Guard City" on May 9, City Manager Rich Olson said Friday. Dear Reader, This content is only available to subscribers of The Daily Advance print and/or e-edition.

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  11. Coast Guard medevacs sick crewman from ship off Virginia Beach coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... with a Coast Guard helicopter crew. A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew launched from Air Station Elizabeth City, North Carolina, around dawn on Friday. The aircrew met with Houston Express about 25 miles east of Virgina Beach at ...

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  12. 500 ink precinct closings petitionRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | The Daily Advance

    More than 500 Pasquotank County residents have signed a petition demanding the Pasquotank County Board of Elections give a fuller explanation why half of polling places in Elizabeth City should be closed, Pasquotank County NAACP President Keith Rivers said Thursday. Dear Reader, This content is only available to subscribers of The Daily Advance print and/or e-edition.

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  13. Motorists warned of freezing roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Daily Advance

    ... it couldn't confirm overnight precipitation totals for northeastern North Carolina, but said one spotter in Elizabeth City reported 3 inches of snow. That was consistent with Wednesday's forecast, a weather service staffer said. Ten accidents were ...

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  14. Council OKs DIG awards, despite Toyama concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Daily Advance

    Customers get served their food at the Toyama Japanese Restaurant on Thursday. The downtown restaurant on N. Poindexter Street and a vacant office building on N. Water Street may be the next properties fixed up through Elizabeth City's Downtown Improvement Grant program.

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  15. If you think this winter is harsh ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Daily Advance

    ... onto the icy river has been attributed to local oilman and high school band booster Miles Clark. According to Elizabeth City native Frank Owens, his father and grandfather would tell the story of Clark driving out onto the frozen river, as far as ...

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  16. Police mum on church theft probeRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Daily Advance

    Elizabeth City police are investigating the disappearance of more than $10,000 worth of cellphones and computer tablets from a local church. Dear Reader, This content is only available to subscribers of The Daily Advance print and/or e-edition.

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  17. Most USCG operations to continue if DHS shut down, but total impact unclearRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Daily Advance

    Two days before the congressional deadline to continue funding for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security expires, local Coast Guard officials were still waiting to hear what effect a partial shutdown of their parent agency would have on operations at Base Elizabeth City. Dear Reader, This content is only available to subscribers of The Daily Advance print and/or e-edition.

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  18. Wintry mix leaves slushy roads, closes schools, causes 75 power outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Daily Advance

    ... it couldn't confirm overnight precipitation totals for northeastern North Carolina, but said one spotter in Elizabeth City reported 3 inches of snow. That was consistent with Wednesday's forecast, a weather service staffer said. Ten accidents were ...

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  19. Delays, closings, cancellationsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Daily Advance

    College of The Albemarle, all campuses, will operate on a two-hour delay, opening at 10 a.m. The performance of West Side Story at the COA Performing Arts Center at 10 a.m. has been cancelled. The Elizabeth City Chamber of Commerce has postponed its 104th annual dinner meeting from tonight until March 24, from 6 to 9 p.m., at the K.E. White Center.

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  20. Weather blog: Midnight updateRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... also start out as a wet snow, so the flakes may be rather large. Our Liz Palka reported that the roads in Elizabeth City became snow covered in less than an hour. So road conditions are going to deteriorate quickly, so it's best to stay off the ...

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