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  • Annual hospital gala set for Saturday

    “Bright Lights Big City” is the theme of Vidant Edgecombe Hospital’s gala this year set for 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday in the Mobley Atrium of the Fleming Building on Edgecombe Community College’s Tarboro campus.

    April 7, 2014

  • Sheriff James Knight (USE).jpg Domestic murders fall in NC

    The state saw a decrease in domestic violence murders in 2013, and Edgecombe County played more than its part by reporting zero.

    April 4, 2014 1 Photo

  • kimberly alboum.jpg State Humane Society director to address Tarboro audience

    North Carolina State Director for the Humane Society of the United States Kimberly Alboum will speak at a Thursday meeting in Tarboro.

    April 4, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ugandan Thunder.jpg Ugandan Thunder coming back to First Baptist for concert

    After an encore performance last year, First Baptist Church is bringing back the Ugandan Thunder Children Choir 7 p.m. Tuesday for another concert.

    April 4, 2014 1 Photo

  • Living Waters.jpg Exercise part of worship service at Living Waters

    Exercise isn’t a word that comes to mind when thinking of Sunday morning church services. But at one local church, Living Waters Ministries, exercise is a part of worship just as prayer and Biblical teaching are.

    April 3, 2014 1 Photo

  • Lesson planning getting a boost

    As the 2013-14 school year begins to wind down, Edgecombe County Public Schools (ECPS) is gearing up on two fronts for the start of the 2014-15 year.

    April 3, 2014

  • Local Educators Attend NCCAT Seminars

    Amanda L. Evans of G.W. Bulluck Elementary School and Suzanne C. Sharpe of G.W. Carver Elementary School attended seminars held at the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching, a recognized national leader in professional development programming for our state’s teachers.

    April 3, 2014

  • Blue Ribbon3.jpg Blue Ribbon Kidz Day set for Saturday

    Vidant Edgecombe Hospital officials look forward to Saturday, when children’s laughter will fill the air during the annual Blue Ribbon Kidz Day.

    April 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • Farrelly_John.jpg No tenure will affect classrooms

    Edgecombe County Public Schools (ECPS) has joined numerous other school systems around the state in dealing with a new state law that abolishes tenure for teachers.

    April 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • VarietyFest5.jpg IN THE SPOTLIGHT

    Living up to its name, Edgecombe County Public Schools’ VarietyFest in Edgecombe Community College’s Keihin Auditorium showcased a range of student talent Monday

    April 2, 2014 1 Photo

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