October 17, 2017

The number of cancer survivors is projected to be over 18 million by 2020, according to the National Institute of Health. Vidant Health Rehabilitation Managers from eight Vidant hospitals and home health decided to organize an intense training recently that focused on education; including the…

Chess master shares some moves

October 11, 2017 - 58 minutes ago

News doesn’t just happen during business hours so reporters at the Tarboro Weekly and Rocky Mount Telegram take turns working one weekend a month.

Usually weekend duty is a bore, but this time around, it was pretty awesome for me. So cool the drizzling rain couldn’t ruin it.

First up…

Audio books turn car into mobile library

October 04, 2017

My vehicle has been transformed into a theater of the mind.

I'm well-known for listening to loud Rock-and-Roll in my car. And I love to jam to Tom Petty, Metallica, Springsteen, R. Kelly and even Taylor Swift. But lately, I've opted for a more enlightening use of my travel time.

In my lifetime I've…

Concert to kick off ECC's 50th anniversary celebrations

September 29, 2017

Edgecombe Community College is inviting the community to join the 50th anniversary celebration of the founding of the college during the first week of October.

A highlight of the week will take place at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, when the public is invited to a special lunchtime acoustic concert featuring…