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August 21, 2019

TARBORO — The Edgecombe County school year kicked off Tuesday morning with the school district’s annual convocation in the Tarboro High School gymnasium.

Teachers at the district’s 14 schools dressed in different colored shirts, each trying to show more spirit than the others as…


August 16, 2019

Thanks to the help of local farmers and the sponsorship of the Bayer Fund, Edgecombe County Public Schools has just been awarded a $25,000 grant to help enhance its science, technology, engineering and math curriculum.

The grant, which was awarded through the America’s Farmers Grow Rural…

August 09, 2019

Edgecombe Community College soon will complete construction on its Center for Innovation, college officials said.

The college received $7,277,875 as a result of the passage of the Connect NC bond, which was approved in 2016. About $4.5 million of that money was set aside for construction of the…


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…


August 06, 2019

This fall, Edgecombe Community College will launch a unique certificate program in Unmanned Aircraft Systems (Drones).

ECC will be the only community college in the state to offer the program.

The new Drone certificate will be available through the College’s Geospatial Technology program and…


July 28, 2019

A quick internet search shows that auto body repair and collision jobs are readily available both locally and nationwide.

With advanced certification offered at Edgecombe Community College, job seekers can write their own ticket.

“Our graduates are guaranteed employment if they walk out of…


July 20, 2019

For the fourth year in a row, Edgecombe Community College students brought home gold from the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference held last week in Louisville, Kentucky.

The conference is the world’s largest showcase of skilled trades. The highlight of the conference was the…


July 18, 2019

Edgecombe Community College officials are trying to make sure that students, staff members and the local community have better access to fresh fruits and vegetables by offering a farmers market on their college campuses during alternate weeks this summer.

Though the college is hoping to attract…


July 15, 2019

Students at Edgecombe Community College can pursue more than 60 programs that lead to the acquisition of a certificate or a degree and registration for the fall semester is taking place now.

Fall semester classes begin on Aug. 22 and the college is accepting registration for classes until Aug. 21,…

July 10, 2019

TARBORO — As repairs and renovations take place at Princeville Elementary School over the next few months, leaders of Edgecombe County Public Schools are working to create a facility they can be proud of.

Matthew Mayo, technology director for the school district, presented plans to buy new…

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