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Thank You for your support and for voting us “Best Body Shop”! EARNING YOUR TRUST SINCE 1967 Car-O-Liner Frame System Spray Bake Paint Booth & Oven

ALL MAKES AND MODELS • Towing • Insurance Claims • Glass Installation • Certified Technicians • Body & Fender

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2021

Best of the Albemarle award for Best Carpet and Tile Store

We would like to thank all our customers for your loyalty and support, and for voting us #1! Ruby Tuesday

17 Bypass

Carpet Connection

Highway 17 Hughes Blvd. Eagle Mart

Halstead Blvd.

MONDAY-FRIDAY 8:30AM - 5:00PM SATURDAY 10:00AM - 2:00PM EVENINGS BY APPOINTMENT

Red Apple

Taylor Mueller

441 S. HUGHES BLVD., ELIZABETH CITY

252-338-2050

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AUTOMOTIVE

Best Auto Detailer Best Auto Parts Store Best Auto Repair/Mechanic Best Body Shop Best Car Salesperson Best Car Wash Best Dealership Service Best Motorcycle Dealership Best New Automotive Dealership Best Oil Change Best Place To Buy Tires Best Towing Service Best Used Automotive Dealership

FOOD

Best Asian Food Best Bakery/Pastry Shop Best BBQ Best Beer/Wine Best Breakfast Best Buffet Best Burger Best Caterer Best Chicken Best Cocktails Best Coffee Best Deli Best Desserts Best Farmer’s Market Best Fast Food Restaurant Best French Fries Best Hot Dog 4 | BEST OF THE ALBEMARLE | 2021

Best Iced Tea Best Italian Food Best Mexican Food Best Overall Restaurant Best Pizza Best Salad Best Sandwich/Sub Best Seafood Best Soup/Chili Best Steak Best Tacos/Burritos Best Takeout Best Waiter/Waitress Best Wings Best Yogurt/Ice Cream/Shakes

HEALTHCARE & SELF-WELLNESS

Best Allergist Best Barber Shop Best Chiropractor Best Cosmetic Specialist Best Dentist Best Dermatologist Best Doctor Best Family Practice Best Fitness Center Best Personal Trainer Best Hairstylist Best Hearing Care Specialist Best Hospital Best Manicure/Pedicure Best Massage Therapist Best Nurse

Best OB/GYN Best Optometrist Best Pediatrician Best Pharmacy Best Senior Care Facility Best Tanning Salon Best Therapist/Counseling

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Best Appliance Repair Best Building Supply Store Best Electrician Best Exterminator Best Flooring Company Best Hardware Store Best Home Builder/Remodeler Best HVAC Company Best Kitchen/Bath Renovators Best Landscaping Service Best Lawn and Garden/Nursery Best Locksmith Best Mobile Home Dealership Best Mortgage Lender Best Plumbing Service Best Pool/Spa Company Best Real Estate Company Best Real Estate Agent

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES Best Accountant Best Bank/Credit Union Best Church Best Computer/Electronics Repair Best Day Care

Best Dry Cleaners Best EMT Best Financial Consultant Best Firefighter Best Funeral Home Best Insurance Agency Best Insurance Agent Best Law Practice Best Overall Employer Best Pastor/Priest Best Pet Groomer Best Photographer Best Police Officer Best School Principal Best Teacher Best Venue/Live Entertainment Best Veterinarian

RETAIL/SHOPPING

Best Bed and Breakfast Best Cell Phone Company Best Convenience Store Best Florist Best Furniture Store Best Golf Course Best Hotel/Motel Best Hunting/Fishing Store Best Jewelry Store Best Marina Best Office Suppy Store Best Shoe Store Best Thrift/Consignement Store Best Women’s Boutique


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AUTOMOTIVE

BEST CAR SALESPERSON

ELIZABETH MEADS, MIDWAY AUTO BEST AUTO DETAILER

HALL AUTO GROUP 2nd - Sean Whidbee

BEST AUTO PARTS STORE

ADVANCED AUTO PARTS 2nd - NAPA Auto Parts

BEST AUTO REPAIR/MECHANIC

CB’S AUTO TIRE AND SERVICE 2nd - Gates Auto Repair

BEST BODY SHOP

BUDDY GREGORY’S BODY SHOP

2nd - Cartwright’s Collision and Customs

2nd - Chris Northrop, Carolina Chrysler Dodge Jeep

BEST CAR WASH

TIDAL WAVE CAR WASH 2nd - Magic Spray Car Wash

BEST DEALERSHIP SERVICE

HALL FORD

2nd - Biggs Cadillac, Buick, GMC Truck

BEST MOTORCYCLE DEALERSHIP

TURNER’S HONDA 2nd - Askew’s Cycle Shop

BEST NEW AUTOMOTIVE DEALERSHIP

CAROLINA CHRYSLER DODGE JEEP 2nd - Biggs Cadillac, Buick, GMC Truck

Thank you for voting us Best Optometrist for 2021 Best of the Albemarle.

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BEST OIL CHANGE

PITT ROAD SERVICE CENTER 2nd - CB’s Auto Tire & Service

BEST PLACE TO BUY TIRES

DISCOUNT TIRE

2nd - CB’s Auto Tire and Service

BEST TOWING SERVICE

HUDSON & SON 2nd - Pro Tow & Recovery

BEST USED AUTOMOTIVE DEALERSHIP

MIDWAY AUTO 2nd - Hall Ford


For the last twelve years we have proudly served our community. Offering affordable and reliable transportation for our customers. It is an honor to know our efforts have not gone unnoticed. Because of you we are able to serve our community and give back a fraction of what you provide for us. From the bottom of hearts we thank you.

Thank you for voting us BEST HOME BUILDER/REMODELER for the 2021 Best of the Albemarle

MEADS HOME BUILDERS New Home Construction President Troy Meads

Superintendent Kris Meads

1700 Darien Dr. Elizabeth City

Secretary/Treasurer Darian Meads

252-335-7900

AUTO GROUP

1223 HIGHWAY 17S, ELIZABETH CITY, NC

(252) 335-9800

I’m so thankful and blessed for the opportunity to have helped so many wonderful people in the past 25 yrs in the automobile business. Thank you for your love & support.

Elizabeth Meads

We want to thank the community for their support in voting Blackwell Preschool and Kindergarten Best of the Albemarle. Also, thank you to Blackwell Memorial Baptist Church for providing this wonderful school for our community.

Blackwell Preschool & Kindergarten 700 North Road Street Elizabeth City, NC 27909

252-334-9582 www.blackwellpreschoolandkindergarten.com

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FOOD BEST ASIAN FOOD TOYAMA JAPANESE RESTAURANT 2nd - Volcano

BEST BREAKFAST THE VILLA RESTAURANT 2nd - Andy’s Pancake and Steakhouse

BEST CHICKEN TOPSIDE CATERING AND DELI 2nd - Chick-Fil-A

BEST BAKERY/PASTRY SHOP KATHY’S KREATIONS 2nd - Flour Girls

BEST BUFFET CAPTAIN BOB’S BBQ & SEAFOOD 2nd - The Circle II Restaurant

BEST COCKTAILS 3 AMIGOS 2nd - Montero’s Restaurant

BEST BBQ CURRITUCK BARBECUE 2nd - Topside Catering and Deli

BEST BURGER HOPPIN’ JOHNZ 2nd - Cookout

BEST COFFEE MUDDY WATERS COFFEE HOUSE 2nd - The Sweet Easy

BEST BEER/WINE GHOST HARBOR BREWING COMPANY 2nd - Big Daddy’s Pizza

BEST CATERER MONTERO’S RESTAURANT 2nd - Topside Catering and Deli

BEST DELI THE SANDWICH MARKET 2nd - Kathy’s Kreations

Thank you for voting us Best Wings for The Daily Advance Best of the Albemarle 2021 Awards

More Than Just Pizza! Check out our page for our menu and entertainment!

For your convenience try our pickup window for to-go orders. Thank you so much for once again recognizing Montero’s Restaurant and more importantly, the incredible staff here, who work tirelessly to make everything happen! We appreciate your past, present and future support, and for allowing us to be part of this incredible community.

~Karin and Andy Montero 8 | BEST OF THE ALBEMARLE | 2021

103 Capital Trace Elizabeth City, NC

252-338-5599


No Loose Ends 252-333-6023

It is quite humbling to be voted best breakfast for the third year in a row. We greatly appreciate everyone that voted for us, our customers and our amazing staff.

Thank you for voting us Best Hairstylist for The Daily Advance Best of the Albemarle 2021 Awards Help Wanted

Theresa Harris

1805 Weeksville Rd Suite A Elizabeth City

Open 7 days Monday-Friday 9-6 a week! Saturday 9-5 • Sunday 11-4

Breakfast ∙ Lunch ∙ Dinner 846 Halstead Blvd. Elizabeth City, NC 27909

252-338-6206

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FOOD BEST DESSERTS KATHY’S KREATIONS 2nd - Flour Girls

BEST ICED TEA CHICK FIL A 2nd - Bojangles

BEST FARMER’S MARKET MORRIS FARM MARKET 2nd - Meadstown Produce

BEST ITALIAN FOOD TONY’S PIZZA 2nd - Paradiso Roma Restaurante

BEST FAST FOOD RESTAURANT CHICK FIL A 2nd - Panera Bread

BEST MEXICAN FOOD 3 AMIGOS 2nd - La Tiendita

BEST FRENCH FRIES CHICK FIL A 2nd - McDonald’s

BEST OVERALL RESTAURANT MONTERO’S RESTAURANT 2nd - Hoppin’ Johnz

BEST HOT DOG SONIC 2nd - Cookout

BEST PIZZA ELIZABETH CITY PIZZA CO 2nd - Tony’s Pizza

Thank you for voting us Best Italian Food for The Daily Advance Best of the Albemarle 2021 Awards

THANK YOU FOR VOTING US BEST CHICKEN THE DAILY ADVANCE BEST OF THE ALBEMARLE 2021 AWARDS

TONY’S Ristorante Italiano l & Pizzeria

CALZONES STROMBOLI HOAGIES CHICKEN SEAFOOD STUFFED PIZZA

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Beer & APPETIZERS Wine NY STYLE PIZZA SALADS PASTA VEAL DESSERTS

Hours: M, T, W, Th...11:00 am - 8:30 pm Friday...11:00 am - 8:30 pm Saturday...4:00 pm - 8:30 pm CLOSED SUNDAY -Hours Subject To Change-

Family owned & operated for over 30 years!

100 Alexander Court Elizabeth City • 252-338-5757 10 | BEST OF THE ALBEMARLE | 2021


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BEST SALAD KATHY’S KREATIONS 2nd - Panera Bread

BEST TACOS/BURRITOS 3 AMIGOS 2nd - Big Boss Burritos

BEST SANDWICH/SUB THE SANDWICH MARKET 2nd - Firehouse Subs

BEST TAKEOUT QUALITY SEAFOOD 2nd - Shun Xing

BEST SEAFOOD QUALITY SEAFOOD 2nd - Frog Island Seafood

BEST WAITER/WAITRESS MEGAN DERR, HOPPIN’ JOHNZ 2nd - Renee Jernigan, Kathy’s Kreations

BEST SOUP/CHILI PANERA BREAD 2nd - Wendy’s

BEST WINGS BIG DADDY’S PIZZA 2nd - Itza Boutza Pizza

BEST STEAK MONTERO’S RESTAURANT 2nd - Cypress Creek Grille

BEST YOGURT/ICE CREAM/SHAKES NU QUALITY ICE CREAM 2nd - Berrilicious

Thank You for Voting Us the Best Dealership for Service. HallFordElizabethCity.com • HallHyundaiElizabethCity.com • 252.338.4783

Elizabeth City

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HEALTHCARE & SELF WELLNESS BEST ALLERGIST

DR. MARGARET DONOHOE, ALBEMARLE ENT ALLERGY & ASTHMA

2nd - Dr. Timothy Tolson, Albemarle ENT Allergy & Asthma

BEST BARBER SHOP

SAMMY'S BARBER SHOP 2nd - Premier Visions

BEST CHIROPRACTOR

DR. JASON JONES, JONES FAMILY CHIROPRACTIC

BEST DENTIST

DR. JASON BANKS, DDS, BANKS DENTISTRY

2nd - Dr. Alison Boone, DDS, Boone Dentistry

BEST DERMATOLOGIST

DR. MATHIJS BRENTJENS, EASTERN DERMATOLOGY

2nd - Dr. Ken Tompkins, Tidewater Skin Care

BEST DOCTOR

DR. SIDNEY SUTTON, SENTARA FAMILY MEDICINE PHYSICIANS

2nd - Dr. Stephen VanGiesen, Albemarle Chiropractic

2nd - Dr. Maria Pharr, Sentara Family Medicine Physicians

BEST COSMETIC SPECIALIST

BEST FAMILY PRACTICE

CRYSTAL COLSON, MERLE NORMAN

2nd - Shenita Moore, Mary Kay Cosmetics

SENTARA FAMILY MEDICINE PHYSICIANS 2nd - Manuli Internal Medicine

BEST FITNESS CENTER

YMCA OF ELIZABETH CITY 2nd - Planet Fitness

BEST PERSONAL TRAINER

RICK ANDERSON, YMCA OF ELIZABETH CITY 2nd - Alysia Mizelle, That Life Fitness

BEST HAIRSTYLIST

THERESA HARRIS, NO LOOSE ENDS 2nd - Heather Ambrose, Rock, Paper, Scissors

BEST HEARING CARE SPECIALIST

ALBEMARLE AUDIOLOGY 2nd - Hearing Life

BEST HOSPITAL

CHESAPEAKE REGIONAL HEALTHCARE

2nd - Sentara Albemarle Medical Center

Thank You for voting Us Best Exterminator for The Daily Advance 2021 Best of the Albemarle Awards

Harden’s PEST CONTROL

COMMERCIAL • RESIDENTIAL OVER 30 YEARS EXPERIENCE 14 | BEST OF THE ALBEMARLE | 2021

PHILIP HARDEN FAMILY OWNED & OPERATED LICENSED IN N.C. & V.A.

Cell: (252) 333-9753 Bus: (252) 264-2891

686 Mt. Herman Church Rd. Elizabeth City, NC 27909


Thank you for voting us Best Buffet for 2021 Best of the Albemarle

CAPTAIN BOB’S Restaurant & Catering Restaurant & Catering

Still here over 36 years! US17 BY PASS, HERTFORD

252-426-1811 Catering For All Occasions

252-333-0553 The only 2 places to eat … home and Captain Bob’s

GARAGE, INC.

GENERAL REPAIR WORK (MAJOR & MINOR) LARGE & SMALL TOWING • 24 HOUR WRECKER SERVICE 1366 Northside Road • Elizabeth City, NC Office: 252-771-2404 Nights 252-333-5052 • 252-771-2668 2021 | BEST OF THE ALBEMARLE | 15


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BEST MANICURE/PEDICURE

BEST PEDIATRICIAN

KIM BRIGHT, TRUE IMAGES

COASTAL PEDIATRICS

BEST MASSAGE THERAPIST

BEST PHARMACY

2nd - Tina, Tina's Nail Salon

2nd - Sentara Pediatrics

KRISTEN SMITH, ROCK PAPER SCISSORS

TODD'S PHARMACY

BEST NURSE

BEST SENIOR CARE FACILITY

2nd - Katie Parker, True Images Salon

GLEN NEEDHAM, SENTARA HEALTHCARE 2nd - Karin Carver, Total Healthcare for Women

BEST OB/GYN

2nd - Walgreens

WATERBROOKE OF ELIZABETH CITY

2nd - Elizabeth City Health and Rehab

DR. LINDSAY STEVENSON, SENTARA OB/GYN

BEST TANNING SALON

BEST OPTOMETRIST

BEST THERAPIST/COUNSELING

2nd - Dr. Ashley Williams, Northeastern OB/GYN

DR. ERIC BURNS, ALBEMARLE EYE CARE 2nd - Dr. Michael Baughan, Eye Care Center

Melvin & Cathy would like to sincerely thank all our customers for 26 years of service and for voting us your #1 Best Pool/Spa Company for 2021

OCEAN TANNING 2nd - Planet Fitness

NORTHEASTERN PROFESSIONAL COUNSELING 2nd - Albemarle Counseling Group

Dr. Mathijs Brentjens With Eastern Dermatology would like to thank all of his patients for voting him “Best Dermatologist” in the 2021 Best of the Albemarle.

Clear Water Pools Pool & Chemical Sales & Ser vice

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110 Mill Street 252-331-7767

We look forward to serving you in 2021 800 N. McPherson Street, Elizabeth City 204 Earnhardt Drive, Edenton


Call to learn more

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HOME BEST APPLIANCE REPAIR ROBERTSON’S REFRIGERATION 2nd - Lowe’s

BEST EXTERMINATOR HARDEN’S PEST CONTROL 2nd - Albemarle Termite & Pest Control

BEST BUILDING SUPPLY STORE ALBEMARLE BUILDER’S SUPPLY 2nd - Lowe’s

BEST FLOORING COMPANY CARPET CONNECTION 2nd - Earth Stone

BEST ELECTRICIAN JERRY ROLLINSON, EXCELLENT ELECTRIC 2nd - Terry Kight, Kight Electric

BEST HARDWARE STORE LOWE’S 2nd - Byrum’s Hardware

BEST HOME BUILDER/ REMODELER MEADS HOME BUILDERS 2nd - Bright’s Construction BEST HVAC COMPANY GEORGE AND COMPANY 2nd - Allstar Heating and Cooling BEST KITCHEN/BATH RENOVATORS FORBES PLUMBING 2nd - Earth Stone

Thank you for voting us Best Oil Change for The Daily Advance Best of the Albemarle 2021 Awards

PITT R OAD E L XPRESS

711 N. Hughes Blvd. Elizabeth City, North Carolina 27909 20 | BEST OF THE ALBEMARLE | 2021

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331-5818

Owners / Operators Gina Albertson John Winslow , Jr.


Thank You

to all our clients and friends for voting us Best Financial Consultant! We look forward to your continued patronage.

Thank you from the team at Ghost Harbor for voting us “Best Beer/Wine” and “Best Venue/Live Entertainment”

Thank you for voting us Best HVAC Company for The Daily Advance Best of the Albemarle 2021 Awards

GEORGE & COMPANY HEATING, AIR CONDITIONING & ELECTRICAL

“EXCELLENT SERVICE IS OUR GOAL”

KEVIN HARRELL 105 BEAU PARKWAY ELIZABETH CITY, NC 252-335-2596

SYSTEMS NOW AVAILABLE WITH 12 YEAR PARTS & LABOR

Thank You for voting Lowe’s the Best Hardware Store 1605 W. Ehringhaus St. Elizabeth City, NC 27909

252-331-6160

NOW HIRING jobs.lowes.com

Lowes is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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BEST LANDSCAPING SERVICE ADAM’S LANDSCAPING 2nd - Plant Park

BEST MOBILE HOME DEALERSHIP CLAYTON HOMES 2nd - Forbes Homes

BEST LAWN AND GARDEN/ NURSERY PLANT PARK 2nd - Kenyon Bailey

BEST MORTGAGE LENDER STATE EMPLOYEES’ CREDIT UNION 2nd - Towne Bank

BEST LOCKSMITH BILL’S LOCKSMITH 2nd - Affordable Locksmith

BEST PLUMBING SERVICE FORBES PLUMBING 2nd - McPherson Enterprizes

BEST POOL/SPA COMPANY CLEARWATER POOLS 2nd - Southeastern Pools BEST REAL ESTATE COMPANY WATER STREET REAL ESTATE GROUP 2nd - Taylor Mueller Realty BEST REAL ESTATE AGENT HEATHER SAWYER, WATER STREET REAL ESTATE GROUP 2nd - Erin Nixon, Hall and Nixon Realty

THANK YOU FOR VOTING US “BEST DELI” AND “BEST SANDWICH/SUB” We would like to thank all our customers for supporting us, especially in this difficult past year. Stop in and see us again soon!

THE

sandwich market

The Sandwich Market

410 Selden Street, Elizabeth City

252-338-8181

Hours: Monday-Friday 10:00 - 3:30 Saturday 10:00 - 3:00 Sunday 11:00 - 3:00 2021 | BEST OF THE ALBEMARLE | 23


PROFESSIONAL SERVICES BEST ACCOUNTANT THERESE TOMLINSON, S W HIBBARD,CPA 2nd - Richard Arnold, Chappell Accounting

BEST DRY CLEANERS ROCHELLE CLEANERS 2nd - Colonial Cleaners

BEST BANK/CREDIT UNION STATE EMPLOYEES’ CREDIT UNION 2nd - Navy Federal Credit Union BEST CHURCH FOUNTAIN OF LIFE 2nd - Calvary Chapel BEST COMPUTER/ ELECTRONICS REPAIR EXPERT PC 2nd - Practical Computing

BEST DAY CARE BLACKWELL PRESCHOOL 2nd - First United Methodist Church

BEST EMT MICHAELA MADDEN 2nd - Kim Meads

TWIFORD FUNERAL HOME 2nd - Mitchell's Funeral Home BEST INSURANCE AGENCY NC FARM BUREAU INSURANCE 2nd - State Farm Insurance BEST INSURANCE AGENT

BEST FINANCIAL CONSULTANT GENE CHORY, FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT GROUP 2nd - Andy Elliot, Edward Jones BEST FIREFIGHTER BARRY OVERMAN 2nd - Chris Byrum

BEST FUNERAL HOME

MELISSA COPELAND, NC FARM BUREAU 2nd - Dana O’Neal, Nationwide Insurance BEST LAW PRACTICE HORNTHAL, RILEY, ELLIS, & MALAND 2nd - Twiford Law Firm

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Quality Seafood would like to thank all our customers who voted us “Best Seafood” and “Best Takeout” in the 2021 Best of the Albemarle Awards.

Votted Besst Lawn n an nd Garde /N N rssery

309 E Ehringhaus St. 335-7648

• Bulk Mulch • Trees and Shrubs • Greenhouse

407 Selden Street • Elizabeth City 252-3 38-2773 • www.theplantpark.com • 24 | BEST OF THE ALBEMARLE | 2021


Thanks to all our friends and loyal customers for voting us Best Barber Shop of 2021! We look forward to your continued patronage in the coming years.

Sammy’s y’s

BARBER BA R SHOP 508 E. Col

al Ave. • Elizabeth City

252-335-7075 Sammy Boyd, Owner

Thank you to all our friends and loyal customers for voting us BEST CAR WASH

The staff and owners of

TW TWIFORD W FUNERAL HOMES, LLC

ALBEMARLE CREMATORIUM wish to say “thank you” and express our sincere appreciation for the honor of receiving first place in the 3880 Patrick Way • Elizabeth City, NC 27909

706-938-0991 Choose your wash and get the-ULTIMATE CAR WASH VALUE! All washes include FREE vac m Ask us about our fundraisers!- o buc e , no ponge or hoses

2021 BEST OF THE ALBEMARLE AWARDS for

BEST FUNERAL HOME

IN THE ALBEMARLE AREA J. J. Twiford & David H. Twiford, Jr. 252-335-4395 • www.twifordfh.com • 252-473-2449 Proudly Supporting Our Veterans 2021 | BEST OF THE ALBEMARLE | 25


BEST OVERALL EMPLOYER PASQUOTANK COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE 2nd - US Coast Guard BEST PASTOR/PRIEST HANS HESS, FOUNTAIN OF LIFE 2nd - John King, Calvary Chapel BEST PET GROOMER ABBEY'S WAGGIN' TAILS 2nd - Eastern Pet Company BEST PHOTOGRAPHER JOEL SUTTON 2nd - Abigail Weeks BEST POLICE OFFICER CHRISTOPHER TERRY 2nd - Brent McKecuen

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BEST SCHOOL PRINCIPAL TIM LAZAR, GRANDY PRIMARY SCHOOL 2nd - Dena Banks, JC Sawyer Elementary School BEST TEACHER NICK SIMMONS, CAMDEN MIDDLE SCHOOL 2nd - Misty Wooten, Central Elementary BEST VENUE/LIVE ENTERTAINMENT GHOST HARBOR BREWING COMPANY 2nd - Crawfish Shack BEST VETERINARIAN DR. COOPER, PASQUOTANK ANIMAL HOSPITAL 2nd - Dr. Lannon, Lannon's Animal Hospital


Thank You for voting us Best Hunting/Fishing Store for The Daily Advance 2021 Best of the Albemarle Awards Outdoor Range Open Daily at 10am

Thank You

FOR VOTING US BEST PHARMACY FOR THE DAILY ADVANCE BEST OF THE ALBEMARLE 2021 AWARDS! Around the Corner. Around for Life. toddspharmacyinc.com

TODD’S PHARMACY...................................................................................................................(252) 335-2901 207-209 S. POINDEXTER ST. • ELIZABETH CITY, NC 27909

TODD’S NORTHSIDE PROFESSIONAL PHARMACY, INC.............(252) 331-1333 1141 NORTH ROAD ST. • ELIZABETH CITY, NC 27909

TODD’S PHARMACY OF CAMDEN............................................................................(252) 340-8560 Weekly Specials available through Facebook PGF Archery and Hunting Supplies 1623 North Road St, Elizabeth City, NC 27909 | 252-339-4553

100 PLANK BRIDGE RD. STE. A • CAMDEN, NC 27921

TODD’S PHARMACY OF CURRITUCK .................................................................(252) 232-0278 534-A CARATOKE HWY • MOYOCK, NC 27958

TODD’S PHARMACY OF GATESVILLE .................................................................(252) 357-1800 504 MAIN ST. • GATESVILLE, NC 27938

Thank You

for voting us Best Groomer for the last 6yrs in The Daily Advance Best of the Albemarle 2021 Awards

(252) 335-WAGS Thanks to all our Amigos for voting us the Best Tacos/Burritos, Best Cocktails & Best Mexican Food of 2021! It’s a pleasure to serve you.

Gracias Amigos!

1720 City Center Blvd. • 252-331-6500 3amigosmexicanrestaurants.com

(9247)

1249 HWY 17S Elizabeth City, NC 2021 | BEST OF THE ALBEMARLE | 27


RETAIL/SHOPPING BEST BED AND BREAKFAST THE CULPEPPER INN 2nd - The Pond House Inn

BEST FURNITURE STORE SAWYER’S HOUSE OF FURNITURE 2nd - Ambrose Furniture

BEST CELL PHONE COMPANY VERIZON 2nd - US Cellular

BEST GOLF COURSE KNOBBS CREEK 2nd - Albemarle Plantation

BEST CONVENIENCE STORE EAGLE MART 2nd - Handee Hugo’s

BEST HOTEL/MOTEL FAIRFIELD INN 2nd - Hampton Inn

BEST FLORIST ALBEMARLE FLORAL 2nd - Mildred’s Florist and Gifts

BEST HUNTING/FISHING STORE PGF ARCHERY 2nd - Elizabeth City Pawn & Guns

ALBEMARLE AUDIOLOGY

(252) 331-2304

1745A City Center Blvd. • Elizabeth City, NC 27909 www.bankdentistry.com • bankdentistry@gmail.com

Thank you to our amazing patients and community for voting Banks Dentistry as the #1 choice for The Daily Advance Best of the Albemarle 2021 Awards. Thank you to our amazing patients for voting Albemarle Audiology We are taking all necessary precautions for your safety in order to reduce the spread of COVID-19.

252-331-2437

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We are humbled and grateful for your vote of confidence, and we are honored to serve our community. Dr. Jason Banks, Dr. Harry Turner and staff!


BEST JEWELRY STORE SASLOW’S JEWELERS 2nd - Kay Jewelers

BEST SHOE STORE RACK ROOM SHOES 2nd - Shoe Dept.

BEST MARINA COINJOCK MARINA 2nd - Causeway Marina

BEST THRIFT/CONSIGNEMENT STORE HOPELINE CLOTHES LINE 2nd - CHKD

BEST OFFICE SUPPY STORE COASTAL OFFICE EQUIPMENT 2nd - Office Max

BEST WOMEN’S BOUTIQUE COZY CAROLINA 2nd - Elle Lynn Boutique

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FOR THE DAILY ADVANCE BEST OF THE ALBEMARLE 2021 AWARDS

Margaret R. Donohoe, MD, FAAAAI Alison Neal, MS-PA-C Specializing in Allergies, Asthma and Immunologic Diseases of Adults and Children. 1134 N. Road Street, Bldg #2 Elizabeth City, NC 27909

8845 Caratoke Hwy., Suite 3 Harbinger, NC 27941

252-335-2923

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Thanks for voting us Best of the Albemarle 2021 – Insurance Agency! Pasquotank County Farm Bureau

252-338-0173 911 Halstead Blvd Elizabeth City, NC 27909

An Authorized Agency for

Thanks for voting me Best of the Albemarle 2021 – Insurance Agent! Melissa Copeland, Agent

An Authorized Agency for

252-338-0173

melissa.copeland@ncfbins.com

911 Halstead Blvd

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Elizabeth City, NC 27909

Real service. Real people. *North Carolina Farm Bureau® Mutual Insurance Company * Farm Bureau® Insurance of North Carolina, Inc. * Southern Farm Bureau® Life Insurance Company, Jackson, MS * An independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association

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