February 19, 2019

Every once in a while you come across someone truly extraordinary, and that is the case with James Williams.

Williams has been through some hard times in his life, but he has never given up hope on becoming his best self. His positive demeanor helped him get through many hospital stays, including…

Luper claims top prize in annual shad contest

February 13, 2019

We have a winner of our Tight Lines’ ninth annual Tar River First Hickory Shad Contest.

J.P. Lumper of Rocky Mount caught that Hickory Shad Contest winning fish over the Groundhog Day weekend on the Tar River at “the pipe” on N.C.  97 across from the Rocky Mount wastewater…

'Everything Outdoors' at Carolina Outdoor Expo 2019

January 30, 2019

The third Carolina Outdoor Expo is now done and in the books.

We don’t have any official data, but based on observations and comparisons to the past two years, we would say goals were met and all went well. Congratulations to Joe Albea, John Moore and their team for another outstanding…

Pittman Gallery to open Winter Exhibition

January 23, 2019

The winter exhibition in the gallery at Tarboro’s historic Blount-Bridgers House will feature three very popular painters from northeastern North Carolina.

Jaquelin Perry, Fen Rascoe and Fred Saunders have lived within hollering distance from each other and entertained themselves on many an…