March 25, 2017

About 200 business, industry, and health care leaders and Edgecombe Community College faculty recently gathered on the Tarboro campus Advisory Board Night.

ECC advisory boards consist of professional leaders, community members and faculty who are experts in the subject area of their board. More…

Martin Millennium wins Elementary Battle of the Books competition

March 23, 2017

Martin Millennium Academy won first place in the inaugural Elementary Battle of the Books competition for the Edgecombe County Public Schools district held recently at G.W. Bulluck Elementary School.

This event challenges students based on their detailed knowledge of more than two dozen books.…

Edgecombe educators selected for N.C. Leadership Academy

March 17, 2017

Six educators from Edgecombe County Public Schools have been selected to participate in the N.C. Leadership Academy, a principal preparation program designed to develop highly skilled school leaders.

Applicants to the leadership academy complete a rigorous selection process, including a day-long…

Retired educator donates trees to middle school

March 09, 2017

A career educator and 1955 graduate of W.A. Pattillo High School, Milton E. Tucker, recently donated trees to Pattillo Middle School in Tarboro.

“My wife and I wanted to do something special for the school of a permanent nature,” he said.

The three maple trees were planted in…