Two charged in trailer, generator theft
Two Edgecombe County residents were charged with stealing a trailer and generator from an empty house on Roberson School Road.
Be wary of scams in storm's aftermath
With Gov. Pat McCroy declaring a state of emergency Tuesday due to weather, N.C. Attorney General Roy Cooper is also warning citizens to be on the lookout for price gauging and roving scammers seeking to take advantage of consumers who need help removing trees that are brought down by the storm.
Clinic will assist county residents with “end-of-life” documents
A pro bono wills clinic will offer “peace of mind” to some county residents – peace of mind that when they die, the material possessions that they have worked so hard to acquire in their lifetime will go to the people they have in mind.
Stocks hosts All-Pro Dads’ Day breakfast
An All-Pro Dads’ Day breakfast Friday at Stocks Elementary School gave fathers a chance to spend more time with their children in the school setting.
More snow headed our way
Forecasters have predicted snow to fall in Edgecombe once again on another Tuesday.
Flu still on rise;death toll at 10
Flu activity is on the rise in North Carolina. Ten new flu deaths were reported for the week of Jan. 26 to Feb. 1.
House fire victim identified
A victim of last week's St. David Street house fire was identified by a medical examiner and her name was released Thursday by Tarboro Fire Chief Frankie Winslow.
Unemployment drops, still at 11.6 percent
Edgecombe County’s unemployment rate dropped for the second straight month and the county, ranked 99th after November’s data was released, improved to 97th in December.
In December, Edgecombe’s rate dropped almost half a point — from 12.0 in November to 11.6.
BOE to select District 7 fill-in Monday
The Edgecombe County Board of Education is tasked with selecting a new member to represent District 7 at its 6:30 p.m. Monday business meeting in the boardrooms at 412 Pearl St.
ECPS getting lots of bang for the buck
(EDITOR'S NOTE: This is the third in a series on Edgecombe County Public Schools' dual immersion/global school Martin Millennium Academy. Today's focus is on the financial impact.)
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