February 22, 2018

The New York Theatre Ballet will return to Tarboro to perform in the Edgecombe Community College Performing Arts Series at 7:30 p.m. on March 22, bringing a program of mixed repertoire.

The New York Theatre Ballet has performed in the series annually for the past five years.…

How many shootings will it take?

February 21, 2018

Cowards! One and all. Bought and paid for by gun lobbyists.

Every single time there’s a mass shooting at a school, church, movie theater or concert, we are told by lawmakers “now is not the time to talk about gun control.”

My friend, my colleague, was gunned down on live…

Le Cirque Esprit to perform at ECC's Keihin Auditorium

February 15, 2018

Edgecombe Community College will present a unique evening of live music and acrobatics on March 2.

Le Cirque Esprit is the fifth of six shows in the 13th season of the Edgecombe Performance Series, which brings world class entertainment to Tarboro and Edgecombe County.

Le Cirque Esprit is a dynamic…

Remember GOP's days of law and order?

February 06, 2018

A few years back I worked as a crime reporter in a North Carolina coastal city. The local sheriff was infamous for his controversial country-fried crimefighting techniques.

I got a call from a disgruntled former deputy who promised to show me evidence that would blow the roof off the…