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June 11, 2013 by Beatheia Weeks (Register to contact)

1973 Class Reunion will be in October 2013. There will be two nights of fun, beginning with a night at Groupers and a nigh at the K.E. White Graduate Center.

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First responders practice emergency drill near Elizabeth City high school  WITN

First responders will surround an Eastern Carolina high school Friday morning as part of a practice drill.



Elizabeth City high school basketball coach receives school hero award  WITN

ELIZABETH CITY, NC (WITN) - An Eastern Carolina basketball coach is being named a hero for helping students achieve their dreams. Ronald Nixon ...



Northeastern High School basketball summer league  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Tuesday, June 11, 2019. The Northeastern High School summer league basketball showcase will be held today, Thursday and Tuesday, ...



Full-scale active shooter exercise held in Elizabeth City  13newsnow.com WVEC

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. — The scene outside of Northeastern High School in Elizabeth City looked like an emergency. A heavy police presence and first ...



Vinnie B. Turnburke | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Vinnie B. Turnburke. Vinton Bernard “Vinnie” Turnburke, Jr., husband of Barbara Creswell Turnburke, passed away June 15, 2019 with his loving family by his ...



From 6,750 nominees, these 10 ‘school heroes’ each will get $10,000 from NC Lottery  Raleigh News & Observer

The NC Education Lottery named 10 winners of its School Heroes program, where people could nominate school employees who help students achieve their ...



More 2019 class enrollees join the Pirate family  247Sports

East Carolina's football coaching staff capped a busy weekend welcoming the majority of the remaining 2019 freshmen enrollees on Sunday. While the coaches ...



Northeastern's Moore to coach in Shrine Bowl football games  The Daily Advance

Sunday, June 16, 2019. Northeastern head football coach Antonio Moore has achieved many milestones while leading the Eagles. The coach can add a couple ...



NHS' Nixon awarded $10K as a NCSchool Hero  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Tuesday, June 4, 2019. Northeastern High School declared Friday “Coach Ronald Nixon Day” in honor of the basketball coach recently ...



'Armed assailant' exercise to be held at NHS on Friday  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Wednesday, June 12, 2019. If you hear about an active shooter at Northeastern High School on Friday, stay calm, take a deep breath, and ...



Two Triad Educators Win $20,000, Named 'School Heroes'  WFMYNews2.com

A teacher assistant in Thomasville and a music teacher in Greensboro are two of the NC Education Lottery's 'heroes' that won big!



Lottery names NHS coach, teacher a School Hero  The Daily Advance

Friday, May 24, 2019. A teacher and coach at Northeastern High School has won $10,000 for himself and another $10,000 for the school by being selected as a ...



Area seniors earn millions in scholarship dollars  The Daily Advance

Thursday, June 6, 2019. Area high school seniors garnered substantial scholarship money this year, including at least four earning scholarships worth more ...



Missing teen from Elizabeth City has been found  WTKR News 3

Privott is with a family member in Clinton, New Jersey and is said to not be in danger.



Northeastern honors Brinson, 1969 NCHSAA East championship football team  The Daily Advance

Sunday, October 14, 2018. In 50 seasons of Northeastern High School football, the program has won two regional championships. The most recent was 2010, ...



Northeastern football looks to make school history  WAVY-TV

The Northeastern High School football team is two wins away from its first state championship.



Principal of the year for Elizabeth City-Pasquotank public schools has been elected for 2019  WTKR News 3

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. – Principal of Northeastern High School, Angela Cobb, has been selected as the 2019 Principal of the Year for Elizabeth ...



Northeastern ready to introduce explosive offense to rest of NC  HighSchoolOT

The 2A eastern regional champs have scored an average of 45 points per game. That offensive firepower comes both in the air and on the ground.



Pride soars as Eagles depart: Fans give royal sendoff | w/Video  The Daily Advance

Friday, December 14, 2018. Win or lose, the Northeastern High School football team bidding for the state 2A title in Raleigh today knows it enjoys a ton of fan ...



Payne: Reassignment result of 'intimidation' by then superintendent  The Daily Advance

Thursday, November 1, 2018. Board of Education candidate Ron Payne claims the way his departure from Northeastern High School was handled points to a ...



ECPPS: No more valedictorians, salutatorians  The Daily Advance

Valedictorian Hallie DeNunzio speaks to fellow Pasquotank County High School graduates during PCHS' commencement ceremony, Friday, June 7, 2013.



Former Edenton, Northeastern coach Jerry McGee dies at 80  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Sunday, January 6, 2019. Jerry McGee, who was a standout football player from Elizabeth City, died Sunday. McGee was 80 years old.



ECPPS to use LEAF grant on STEM labs at 3 schools  The Daily Advance

Tuesday, February 12, 2019. A $360,000 grant awarded the Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools last week will be used to set up “learning labs” focused ...



Parent upset after ECPPS bus forgets to pick up son  The Daily Advance

Wednesday, February 6, 2019. The father of a Northeastern High School student whose school bus never arrived Tuesday morning is calling on Elizabeth ...



Cobb named new NHS principal  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Tuesday, August 21, 2018. Angela Cobb has been named principal of Northeastern High School. The appointment of Cobb, who has served ...



Sanders retiring from ECPPS  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Friday, April 5, 2019. Interim Superintendent Joanne Sanders has announced that she is retiring from the Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public ...



ECPPS outlines 2019-20 needs to commissioners  The Daily Advance

Thursday, March 28, 2019. New heating and cooling systems, upgraded computers for students, and some *fresh* paint are among Elizabeth City-Pasquotank ...



Sanders endorsed as next ECPPS superintendent  The Daily Advance

Wednesday, March 27, 2019. Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Pubic Schools interim Superintendent Joanne Sanders got a ringing endorsement Monday from a ...



Reidsville 31, Northeast 28 | HSXtra  Greensboro News & Record

Rams mount second half rally against Northeast Eagles, winning the game by a 24-yard field goal with four seconds remaining.



Eulogist: McGee's life had big reach  The Daily Advance

Thursday, January 10, 2019. Hundreds gathered in Elizabeth City on Wednesday to celebrate the remarkable life of Jerry McGee, yet their number were far from ...



Highway marker honoring Moore to be unveiled Saturday  The Daily Advance

Wednesday, October 17, 2018. A North Carolina Highway Historical Marker honoring local education pioneer P.W. Moore will be unveiled Saturday morning at a ...



School lunches' fed funding uncertain after March  The Daily Advance

Wednesday, January 23, 2019. Federal funding for child nutrition programs in the public schools continues to be an area of uncertainty as the partial shutdown ...



Northeastern High School increasing security after social media threat  WAVY-TV

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. – Elizabeth City Public Schools sent out a release stating a student made a specific threat toward Northeastern High School through ...



State, national organizations recognize Jerry McGee  The Daily Advance

Tuesday, January 8, 2019. Hours after the death of Jerry McGee, those who knew McGee from across the state of North Carolina and the nation offered their ...



School board candidates debate Cartner payout, low-performing schools  The Daily Advance

Saturday, October 20, 2018. The three candidates vying for two Outside City seats on the Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Board of Education debated several topics ...



Campbell is new NHS principal  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Northeastern High School's new principal will be coming to Elizabeth City from Pitt County where he currently ...



Ex-NHS Principal Payne running for school board  The Daily Advance

Thursday, February 15, 2018. A former principal at Northeastern High School has filed to run for a seat on the Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Board of Education.



ECPPS no longer low performing; Grandy Primary records area's second 'A'  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Wednesday, September 5, 2018. State testing results for the 2017-18 school year released Wednesday show an improved result for the ...



Demari Bell area's first baby of 2019  The Daily Advance

Wednesday, January 2, 2019. Dwan and Sharron Bell are the proud parents of Demari Chase Bell, the first baby born in the Albemarle in 2019 — and no one is ...



Pasquotank Sgt. helps students by collecting high heels, dresses and tuxedos for prom  WTKR News 3

PASQUOTANK Co., N.C., - Sergeant Anthony Alexander with the Pasquotank Sheriff's Office is taking action for the community by collecting high heels, ...



Sanders tackles school chief duties  The Daily Advance

Wednesday, August 15, 2018. Joanne Sanders started her first full day as acting superintendent of the Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools on Tuesday, ...



Area projects net $3.1M in LEAF grants  The Daily Advance

Friday, February 8, 2019. A water treatment plant expansion project in Currituck County, a boat basin project in Perquimans County, and the public schools and ...



Adrian Spellman Getting a Feel For His Options  TechSideline.com

Adrian Spellman Defensive End, Class of 2020. Northeastern High School, Elizabeth City, NC 6-4, 230. It's not exactly a 'tweener' situation, but Northeastern ...



Pureza: School board transparent 'as we can legally be'  The Daily Advance

Wednesday, September 26, 2018. A member of the Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Board of Education pushed back this week against public criticism that the school ...



Northeastern's Proctor ready to become a Viking  The Daily Advance

Saturday, June 9, 2018. The pull of home was too much for Breanna Proctor to ignore. Among family, friends and coaches, Proctor held a signing ceremony at ...



First Flight wins swim meets | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

First Flight swimmers Cecilia Cortez and Bri Wilson won two individual events each November 30 to help the Nighthawks girls defeat five other teams at a high ...



Storyteller and Cellist Shana Tucker Lays Roots In North Carolina  WUNC

Shana Tucker remembers the day the Uptown String Quartet came to Howard University. There had been many jazz musicians who came to play and mentor ...



Currituck schools to close Tuesday, Perquimans, ECPPS on Wednesday  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Monday, September 10, 2018. Three area school districts have already announced closing plans this week ahead of Hurricane Florence's ...



Northeastern's Antonio Moore receives Shrine Bowl blazer  The Daily Advance

Northeastern football coach Antonio Moore (center) smiles after he was presented his Shrine Bowl jacket during halftime against Fairmont, Friday, November 16, ...



Longtime NCADA executive director Jerry McGee dies  HighSchoolOT

High School athletics in the state have lost another of the giants, as Gerald "Jerry" McGee, long-time Executive Director of the North Carolina Athletic Directors ...



Walker Jr., Bishop Sullivan top Northeastern at Border Clash  The Daily Advance

Wednesday, January 23, 2019. In the first minute of the basketball game between Northeastern High School and Bishop Sullivan [VA.], Crusader guard Shawn ...



Northeastern football alums meet on college stage  The Daily Advance

Sunday, September 9, 2018. The first weekend of this month meant a reunion for two former Northeastern Eagles. Erik Lawson, a long snapper at East Carolina, ...



Vigil held for slain storekeeper  The Daily Advance

Saturday, August 4, 2018. Generous. Kind. Loyal. Charismatic. All are words being used to describe Milton Sawyer Jr., 55, who died Thursday morning following ...



Stellar recruiting effort fortifies defensive unit  Bonesville

Upgrading talent and bolstering depth on the front and back ends of the defense were priorities when East Carolina began pursuing the recruiting Class of 2019.



Overman hanging up fire helmet after 30 years  The Daily Advance

Friday, December 7, 2018. Barry Overman is retiring today from the Elizabeth City Fire Department — nearly 30 years to the day after he started. It was Dec.



High School Football Roundup | Northeastern tops Southwest Onslow, wins 2A East Regional championship  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Friday, December 7, 2018. The Northeastern football team defeated Southwest Onslow 47-36 Friday night in the North Carolina High School ...



Athletes endure cold weather track meet | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

The 2018-19 winter track season opened Thursday, November 29 with a polar bear track meet at Northeastern High School. Under normal conditions, track ...



Clayton 4-star prospect J.R. Walker commits to Va. Tech  HighSchoolOT

Walker was considering five schools at the time of his commitment - Duke, NC State, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia Tech.



Camden Early College kicks off graduation season  The Daily Advance

Friday, May 17, 2019. Expect to hear the strains of “Pomp and Circumstance” starting this weekend. The area's high school graduation season begins Saturday ...



Wooten elected sheriff; Overman, Lavin win commission seats  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Tuesday, November 6, 2018. Tommy Wooten made history on Tuesday, becoming the first Republican to be elected sheriff in Pasquotank ...



First Flight swimmers lead the way | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

First Flight High School swimmers powered their way to a couple of early season wins in two area meets. On November 14, the Nighthawks women and men ...



ECSU grads look to the next challenge  The Daily Advance

Sunday, May 12, 2019. Guest speaker Tyrone Poole shared with the graduates seven keywords he said would guide them in their quest for “ultimate success” in ...



A&T Announces 21 Signees on Signing Day  NCAT Aggies

EAST GREENSBORO (February 6, 2019) – North Carolina A&T announced 21 new additions to the football program on National Signing Day, Wednesday.



Enloe athletic director Patrick Paye resigns  HighSchoolOT

Patrick Paye has resigned from his position as the athletic director and a teacher at Enloe High School, Wake County Schools said on Friday afternoon.



Missing EC teen found in NJ  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Tuesday, February 26, 2019. A local teenager reported missing last week has been found in good health in New Jersey, the Elizabeth City ...



Meet the GOP candidates: Wooten urges turnout surge  The Daily Advance

Thursday, September 6, 2018. Pasquotank County Republican candidates for sheriff, county commissioner and school board met with party members on ...



Athletic trainers, EMS personnel conduct exercises w/Video  The Daily Advance

Thursday, July 19, 2018. Local emergency medical services personnel and certified athletic trainers from Pasquotank, Camden, Perquimans and Gates county ...



Two charged in fight at NHS  The Daily Advance

Wednesday, December 13, 2017. Two students have been charged in connection with a fight at Northeastern High School on Tuesday that sent a third student ...



Deputy prom escort leads to an unforgettable night for Elizabeth City teen  wtkr.com

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. - An unlikely duo now has an even more unlikely friendship. A senior at Northeastern High School and a deputy for the Pasquotank ...



First Flight High School runners advance to state meet | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

First Flight athletes won 14 of 24 events at a Last Chance Polar Bear Meet on Jan. 29 at the Northeastern High School Track in Elizabeth City to win both boys ...



First Flight's Ray Scott retires | The Coastland Times  The Coastland Times

For more than 14 years, Ray Scott has called the shots for First Flight athletics and under his leadership, the high school's sports programs have flourished, ...



Clayton's Walker to announce commitment on Oct. 12  HighSchoolOT

Clayton High School senior athlete J.R. Walker will make his college commitment next month.



NHS' Payne on administrative leave  The Daily Advance

Tuesday, June 7, 2016. Northeastern High School Principal Ron Payne has been placed on paid administrative leave for unspecified reasons. Elizabeth ...



Tucker performs at Jazz Festival  The Daily Advance

Thursday, April 11, 2019. Shana Tucker and her quartet perform Tucker's “chambersoul” music — a blend of jazz, roots folk, acoustic pop and R&B — before a ...



Pasquotank's Moore returns to roots  The Daily Advance

Sunday, July 15, 2018. Northeast North Carolina basketball runs in Jaron Moore's family. His father, Algernon, was a star player for Northeastern High School in ...



Can UNC and Duke hold off NC State’s momentum and land football target JR Walker?  The Charlotte Observer

JR Walker, one of the top athletes in the state, is a high priority for NC State, South Carolina and UNC.



Two hospitalized after Elizabeth City shooting  WTKR News 3

Two men were hospitalized after a shooting in the area of Halstead Boulevard Thursday afternoon.



Albemarle School earns bid into NCISAA state playoffs in boys' basketball  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Tuesday, February 12, 2019. The Albemarle School boys' basketball team earned a spot into the North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic ...



Book of band memories span over 30 years  The Daily Advance

Sunday, November 27, 2016. The faces changed but the Elizabeth City High School Marching Band kept playing for over three decades before Northeastern ...



3 schools best US average on SAT  The Daily Advance

Friday, November 16, 2018. Students at three area high schools exceeded the national average score this year on the Scholastic Aptitude Test used for college ...



Education giant remembered: Marker honoring Moore unveiled  The Daily Advance

Sunday, October 21, 2018. The graduates of P.W. Moore High School gathered Saturday to memorialize their school's namesake, and celebrated how one ...



Elizabeth City football player sets world record for long-snapping  Virginian-Pilot

Erik Lawson did jumping jacks and tossed the football to his dad, David, as he warmed up to demonstrate his world-record-breaking long-snapping skills.



Top of the Class: High school grads talk about memories future  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Friday, June 16, 2017. Graduation ceremonies across the region saluted students who won top academic honors in their high school classes.



Northeastern's Traveon Freshwater commits to East Carolina football program  The Daily Advance

Monday, August 6, 2018. Traveon Freshwater is set to become a Pirate. The standout linebacker and defensive end announced on Monday afternoon his ...



High School Roundup | Wrestlers finish in top five at NCHSAA individual state championship tournament  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Sunday, February 17, 2019. GREENSBORO — Two Northeastern High School wrestlers finished in the top five of their respective weight ...



Student, challenged by disease, looks ahead  The Daily Advance

Sunday, May 20, 2018. Like many high school students, Kelvin Brown Jr., is ending the school year by reflecting on happy occasions, with hopes such memories ...



Trooper: Drug use possible factor in wreck  The Daily Advance

Wednesday, June 6, 2018. Drug use may have been a factor in the fatal accident south of Elizabeth City on Weeksville Road on Tuesday, a state Highway Patrol ...



Sheriff probes home invasion death, robbery  The Daily Advance

Thursday, August 2, 2018. The Pasquotank Sheriff's Office says a local man died early Thursday following an altercation with someone who had broken into his ...



Northeastern's Brown signs with Mid-Atlantic Christian men's basketball team  The Daily Advance

Tuesday, August 14, 2018. The game of basketball is a big part of Garfield Brown Jr.'s life. The former point guard at Northeastern High School will get the ...



National signing day: Duke, UNC, NC State football recruits  The News & Observer

High school football players around the country were signing their National Letters of Intent on Wednesday, cementing their college decisions. N.C. State, UNC ...



FOOTBALL: Evans, Coach Briggs receive Shrine Bowl invites  Cherokee One Feather

By SCOTT MCKIE B.P.. ONE FEATHER STAFF. For the second year in a row, a Cherokee Brave will be on the roster for the Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas which ...



Albemarle Sound Studio Tour to feature works of 5 potters  The Daily Advance

Wednesday, May 15, 2019. Ever purchased a ceramic pot and wondered how it was made? Ever wanted to see how a potter takes a lump of clay and molds it ...



Northeastern's Carver set to join Maryland Eastern Shore volleyball  The Daily Advance

Tuesday, November 14, 2017. Mauri Carver was a late bloomer to the sport of volleyball. Despite picking up the sport her freshman year at Northeastern High ...



Shannon earns All-American status at Mount Olive  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Tuesday, March 12, 2019. PITTSBURG, KAN. — A former Northeastern High School track and field standout earned All-American status at the ...



Fyffe named first principal at early college  The Daily Advance

Thursday, March 2, 2017. Pasquotank County High School's principal has been tapped as the principal at the Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools' first ...



Three ECU signees named all-state by USA Today  247Sports

USA Today has released its all-state teams for all 50 states across America following the conclusion of the high school football season. Three East Carolina ...



Northeastern shuts out Beddingfield in second round  The Daily Advance

Sunday, November 25, 2018. The Northeastern Eagles' offense has several weapons to be able to score in bunches as it has done to several opponents ...



Awrey excited for new challenge  The Daily Advance

Friday, July 13, 2018. HERTFORD — Randy Awrey has been all over the place in his coaching career. For nearly three decades, he's coached at the NCAA ...



EC-Pasquotank students return for first day of classes  The Daily Advance

Monday, August 29, 2016. School bells rang across Pasquotank County on Monday, as students returned for the first day of school. Starting the day earlier than ...



Northeastern's Lawson roots for beloved Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl 53  The Daily Advance

Sunday, February 3, 2019. From pennants to autographed photos, David Lawson has almost every type of of Los Angeles Rams memorabilia you could think of.



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