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  • 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

  • Lorenzo-carmon.jpg Gas project to boost county budget

    PINETOPS — Edgecombe County could soon get a much needed boost in its budget, thanks to the Landfill Methane Gas project.

    March 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • 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

  • CALVIN-SHERROD.jpg Ex-commissioner suit dismissed

    A lawsuit that was filed against the Town of Princeville by two former commissioners was dismissed by an Edgecombe County magistrate but one former official said it may not be over yet.

    March 28, 2014 2 Photos

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