Monday, July 24, 2017

Vendors sought for Tarboro market

July 24, 2017 - 54 minutes ago

The new Tarboro Homegrown and Handmade Market is looking for more vendors.

The market is open every other Saturday under the Tarboro Brewing Company canopy on Main Street.

Tons of cucumbers, squash, zucchini and other vegetables are always available. Also for sale are jewelry, baskets, bath…

Draka moves along with expansion

July 23, 2017

A local plant has completed some parts of a local expansion distribution project and is also part of the company’s safety milestone achievement.

Draka Elevator Products, a leading cable manufacturer and component distribution source in the vertical transportation industry, operates its global…

Club promotes healthy lifestyles

July 22, 2017

More than 200 children from across the Twin Counties who are members of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tar River Region spent Thursday being active and getting introduced to some healthy foods as part of a national day of the organization.

The Boys & Girls Club of America’s Triple Play…

Cross-country walk puts focus on veterans’ health care

July 22, 2017

SPRING HOPE — A retired Marine’s cross country journey to raise awareness about the need for better veterans’ health care is making its way through the Twin Counties.

Eddie Gray was in Spring Hope on Friday as part of his walk to raise awareness about veterans’ health…