Honoring Our Past, Embracing Our Future, Celebrating 75 Years: United States Coast Guard Art Contest for Students

ELIZABETH CITY, NC April 23, 2015 – Coast Guard Base Elizabeth City concluded an Art contest for students in Elementary, Middle and High Schools within the Pasquotank County–Elizabeth City school system and private schools in Elizabeth City as part of … Continue reading →

Underwater Obsession: I Adore the Man in Grey

SNEADS FERRY, NC April 11, 2015 – As a child, very little made me as happy as being on the water.  My most fond and cherished memories involve my love for salt water.  I grew up on the Intracoastal Waterway … Continue reading →

Exhibit Opening – “After Appomattox: North Carolina Civil War Monuments, 1865–1965”

  ELIZABETH CITY, NC April 9, 2015 – Join the Museum of the Albemarle for the opening of a new traveling exhibit, “After Appomattox: North Carolina’s Civil War Monuments, 1865-1965” on Saturday, May 2, 2015 beginning at 10:00 a.m.   … Continue reading →

Lecture and Book Signing – North Carolina Civil War Monuments: An Illustrated History

ELIZABETH CITY, NC April 9, 2015 – On Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 11 a.m. in the Gaither Auditorium of the Museum of the Albemarle, Dr. Douglas Butler, an independent historian and practicing physician, will give a presentation on his … Continue reading →

Back to the Past, with a 21st-Century Twist: Cooking with Andy Montero

ELIZABETH CITY, NC March 18, 2015 – Join the Museum of the Albemarle for the lecture series, “Back to the Past, with a 21st – Century Twist”. Andy Montero, of Montero’s Restaurant, brings his passion for “Meet. Eat. Celebrate.” to … Continue reading →

Pilot Program Allows Hunters to Sign Up for Duck Blinds Before Hunts

RALEIGH, NC Nov. 18, 2014 — A pilot program that allows hunters to sign up for waterfowl blinds when they apply for permits is earning high marks from hunters who are participating in the program. The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission … Continue reading →

NC Marine Debris Symposium News: Fall 2014

Marine debris is a problem that continues to grow.  Our waterways and oceans are constantly polluted with a wide variety of marine debris ranging from polystyrene trays and plastic bags to derelict fishing equipment and abandoned boats. Marine life, such as several Fish … Continue reading →