Monday, August 19, 2019

ECU freshman encouraged to connect and invest

August 19, 2019

At East Carolina University, football season is cathartic for fans who bleed purple and gold and give their opponents no quarter.

With the first home opener two weeks away, thousands of freshman attending convocation at Minges Coliseum on Sunday afternoon were urged by head football coach Mike…

Murphy: Trump right to stand up to China

August 19, 2019

ELIZABETH CITY — Congressional candidate Greg Murphy said during a visit to Elizabeth City that President Donald Trump’s tough stance on trade with China is long overdue.

“Sometimes you have to carry a big club to get the Chinese to the table,” said Murphy, who was in town…

TowneBank Tower gets thumbs up from Pirate fans

August 18, 2019

ECU Pirate fans saw the treasure chest that is TowneBank Tower when the newly completed structure was opened for tours during Saturday's Meet The Pirates event at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium.

About 2,300 people walked through the founders' suites, loge boxes and other seating areas in the five-story…

Summer day trips: St. Thomas in Bath is rich in history

August 18, 2019

BATH — The town of Bath had a rocky beginning.

Early settlers were faced with deadly yellow fever, severe drought and violent coastal storms after sailing across the ocean to escape persecution in their various homelands.

They also had to contend with Tuscarora Indians and the pirate…

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