The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC


  • historic trades.jpg Historic Preservation Trades School

    Since the early 1900s, scientists have been using growth rings inside tree trunks to determine a tree’s age.

    April 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • Arbor Day.jpg Woman’s Club celebrates Arbor Day

    The Tarboro Woman’s Club celebrated Arbor Day this year by planting, in partnership with the Tarboro Master Gardeners, two Chinese paperbark trees in the Courthouse Square in Tarboro.

    April 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • lady.jpg Lady Up kicks off 2014 recruitment

    LADY Up 2nd annual recruitment kickoff was a great success recently in Rocky Mount and Tarboro. It was led under the campaign, “It takes a Village to Raise a Child.”

    April 7, 2014 1 Photo

  • retired teachers.jpg Retired teachers hear about tax changes

    The Edgecombe-Nash Retired School Personnel met in Braswell Memorial Library’s Warner Room for its February meeting.

    April 4, 2014 1 Photo

  • salvation.jpg S&D Choir is guest at Dunn Center

    A "one-of-a-kind" gospel and spiritual program is planned for Saturday at the Dunn Center.

    April 3, 2014 1 Photo

  • NECP story.jpg Former NFL pros give NECP low down on importance of education

    Four former NFL players comments to NECP students were different, but their message was the same — "education is more important than sports."

    April 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • job-fair3.jpg Job fair Friday at Edgecombe Community College inspires attendees

    A job fair Friday morning on Edgecombe Community College (ECC)’s Tarboro campus brought out employers representing a variety of career fields and about 220 job seekers.

    March 31, 2014 2 Photos

  • Farrelly_John.jpg Sports expected at MMA, Pattillo

    Over the past several months, much has been said about dual language, academic advantages and reconfiguration – as well as international curriculums and teachers – as Edgecombe County Public Schools (ECPS) moved toward opening its first global school.

    March 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • ECC to Host Manufacturing Open House

    High school students and others who are interested in careers in manufacturing will have an opportunity to learn more at two Open House events at Edgecombe Community College in April.

    March 31, 2014

  • Autumn-Bearden3.jpg Autumn Bearden: Actress, model, country girl at heart

    Autumn Bearden, 11, is an actress and model, but she is still a country girl at heart. Climbing trees, playing in the mud and spending time with the animals at her parents Curtis and Melody Bearden’s rural home a few miles from Tarboro are some of Autumn’s favorite activities.

    March 28, 2014 2 Photos

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