• 63°

Tyrrell BOC gets report from new county auditor

County manager David Clegg recently handed Tyrrell County commissioners copies of the 2017 audit prepared by Cherry Bekaert of Raleigh, certified public accountants.

The auditing firm highlighted several financial aspects of the county’s operations:

-The assets and deferred outflows of resources exceeded liabilities and deferred inflows on June 30, 2017, by $14,617,979, which is the county’s net position.

-The county’s total net position increased by $223,425 from the previous year.

-At the close of the fiscal year (June 30, 2017), the county’s governmental funds reported combined ending fund balances of $2,769,488 after a net decrease in the fund balances of $616,714. Approximately 50.6 percent of this total amount, or $1,401,114, is restricted.

-Unassigned fund balance for the General Fund was $204,104 or 3.03 percent of total general fund expenditures for the fiscal year.

-The county’s total debt increased by $315,182 (3.1 percent) during the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2017. The key factor in the increase was the increase in the county’s other post-employment benefit liabilities and net pension liabilities.

News

Size of pipeline spill in North Carolina underestimated for second time

News

Weekly gas price update for North Carolina

News

Recovery & Resilience town hall set for May

Business

Downtown Books to celebrate Independent Bookstore Day

News

Dare commissioners meet Monday

Crime

North Carolina man convicted of firearm charge, faces up to 120 months in prison

Lifestyles

Virginia Tillett recognized for dedication and leadership

Business

Merchant’s PACT hires payments industry leader from Currituck as chief business development officer

News

North Carolina Supreme Court: Landlord not liable for injuries caused by tenants’ dog

News

Dare commissioners advance Avon beach nourishment project

News

Duck approves Scarborough Lane Shoppes restaurant request, recognizes employees

Hyde

Venison breakfast sausage class set

Crime

North Carolina woman arrested for multiple counts of wire fraud and money laundering

Lifestyles

Medicaid education events set in Manteo and Buxton

News

North Carolina emergency response director Mike Sprayberry to retire

Business

Bill seeks to give additional state tax breaks on COVID-19 loans

News

North Carolina unemployment rate falls to 5.2% in March

News

North Carolina judge suspended for violating conduct code

News

Fatality reported in Southern Shores incident involving pedestrian and motor vehicle

News

Cooper and Cohen tour Kill Devil Hills vaccine clinic

Lifestyles

High school seniors honored with NCCF Coastal Stewardship Awards announced

News

Mega Millions ticket sold online in North Carolina wins $1 million prize

News

NC State researchers predict 2021 hurricane season will be active

Crime

FBI increases reward for information on deaths of three women in North Carolina