December 10, 2017

Two new physicians have joined Vidant Multispecialty Clinic in Tarboro.

Dr. Paul R. Woodard, an internal medicine physician, manages blood pressure problems, diabetes, psychiatric issues and other chronic conditions.

Dr. Ramesh Mishra, an internal medicine physician, offers expertise…

Comic books aren't simply 'kid stuff'

December 06, 2017

I’ve been an avid comic book reader since I was 14.

Of course, I watched Spider-Man and Superman cartoons on television long before that and read the occasional comic when it crossed my eyes, but my tangential awareness of all things comic book changed on a fateful day in the summer of 1987.…

Health Department staff take Walking Challenge

December 05, 2017

Edgecombe County Health Department employees recently completed an eight-week Regional Walking Challenge — a competition to see who could walk the farthest out of 42 teams from several different counties: Dare, Edgecombe, Martin, Tyrell, Washington and the Albemarle Region.

Regionally, Dare…

N.C. Symphony to perform holiday concert at ECC

November 30, 2017

Edgecombe Community College will present an evening of seasonal music featuring the N.C. Symphony on Dec. 6.

The N.C. Symphony Holiday Pops Concert is an annual tradition in Tarboro. Led by Associate Conductor David Glover, the orchestra will perform familiar seasonal and classical favorites,…