February 11, 2018

Edgecombe County Public Schools was recognized at the January Board of Education meeting by United Way Tar River Region for its contributions to the 2017-18 campaign.

Mike Smith, United Way Tar River Vice president of resource development and  Executive Director Ginny Mohrbutter praised…

Contest aims to hone girls’ cybersecurity skills

February 02, 2018

Gov. Roy Cooper is encouraging high school girls to explore the field of cybersecurity through an innovative competitive online game called Girls Go CyberStart.

Girls in grades nine through 12 can sign up to compete with girls from 16 other states and territories for a chance to win prizes and…

ECC grad pursues career in conservation

January 31, 2018

Participation in a science competition at Edgecombe Community College helped shape Jilianne Leary’s academic and career goals.

In 2016 and 2017, while a student at Edgecombe Early College High School and ECC, Leary was a member of Edgecombe Community College’s NASA/NC Space Grant…

Local schools to remain closed

January 17, 2018

Local schools will remain closed Thursday due to the winter storm Wednesday that blanketed the area with snow.

Edgecombe County Public Schools, North East Carolina Prep School and Edgecombe Community College have cancelled classes for Wednesday due to the forecast.

All evening and athletic…