August 17, 2019

While most traditional public school students in the Twin Counties will be starting school in a little over a week, many schools in the area already have started classes.

School starts on Aug. 26 for traditional public school students because that is the earliest date the N.C. General Assembly will…

Spokeswoman for school system resigns

August 17, 2019

The Nash-Rocky Mount Board of Education is seeking a new chief communications officer in the wake of the resignation of Patricia Hollingsworth.

Hollingsworth has served the Nash-Rocky Mount school district for five years, earning her doctorate degree in educational leadership and administration…

Charter school purchases property

August 08, 2019

TARBORO — North East Carolina Prep School has made a move that allowed the Tarboro charter school to buy the buildings and property it previously leased from Utah-based Highmark School Development.

The move will save the school about $30,000 per month, or $2.52 million over the seven-year…

Area colleges launch new collaborative effort

August 03, 2019

On the heels of Thursday’s Twin Counties Education and Business Leaders Summit, the leaders of the Twin Counties’ three institutions of higher learning met to sign a Statement of Collaboration designed to strengthen the bonds between the three organizations.

Evan Duff, interim president…