August 22, 2019

The Vidant Edgecombe Hospital Foundation recently donated $100,000 to 13 local nonprofit organizations and government agencies from Edgecombe, Nash and Martin Counties during a celebration at Vidant Edgecombe Hospital.

Local businesses were selected through the Vidant Edgecombe Hospital Community…

ECC nursing grads receive Daisy in Training Awards

May 29, 2019

Edgecombe Community College Associate Degree Nursing students Haley Lewis and Genesis Munguia-Valencia received the DAISY Foundation’s DAISY in Training Award during the ADN pinning ceremony on May 8.

The seniors received a certificate, a DAISY in Training Award pin and a hand-carved stone…

N.C. Symphony to return to Town Common

May 29, 2019

Tarboro’s historic, 15-acre Town Common, the second oldest legislated town common in the United States and the only remaining original common on the East Coast outside of Boston, has seen its share of activities.

There have been weddings, festivals, family picnics and more — and at 7:30…

TASS Rockfish Rodeo tradition continues

May 01, 2019

Well, the tradition of a rockfish tournament during the last weekend of April has continued, but it was significantly different.

The Tarboro Association of Saltwater Sportsman modified the tournament, changing from the Tar River to the Roanoke River, where the striper season remained open through…