February 17, 2019

Recent warm weather heralds the coming spring.

At Edgecombe Community College, spring semester is a season of learning opportunities and entertainment that are unique in the Twin Counties.

On Tuesday, the public is invited to join the college community in a celebration of Black History Month. The…

Tameka Keenan-Norman: City offers many options for fitness

February 10, 2019

Did you know that February is American Heart Month?

According to healthfinder.gov, “heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the US. Every year, one in four deaths are caused by heart disease.”

During American Heart Month, information and initiatives are provided…

Stephanie Collins: Help prevent littering

February 03, 2019

Littering implies careless and improper disposal of trash.

Litter is an eyesore as well as a gateway to problems with regards to hygiene and the environment. Littering is a huge public concern as it contributes to several negative implications.

Clean up of litter is cumbersome and very expensive.…

Ginny Mohrbutter: United Way excited about 2019

January 27, 2019

United Way Tar River Region is excited about 2019 and looks forward to continuing our work to support the Twin Counties region as we help improve quality of life for our citizens.

United Way is successful because of the partnerships we have with our donors, volunteers and nonprofits who work…