December 02, 2017
Timmy L. Cordell of Rocky Mount recently was appointed to a four-year term on the Edgecombe Community College Board of Trustees.
Appointed to the board by Gov. Roy Cooper, Cordell is employed by the Pitt County Department of Social Services in Greenville.
“I hope to become a positive…
November 30, 2017
The Edgecombe Community College Foundation recently awarded scholarships to 157 ECC students during a scholarship awards ceremony on the Tarboro campus.
Ninety-five scholarships were awarded, with scholarship amounts ranging from $100 to $2,000. Students Samantha Wainright and Elijah Sherrod…
November 30, 2017
Edgecombe Community College recently announced its student ambassadors for 2017-18:
■ Ruby Estabane, Associate in Arts, Pinetops
■ Sara Tompkins, Associate in Arts (Edgecombe Early College High School Super Senior), Tarboro
■ Quatisha Williams, Associate in Arts, Pinetops
November 29, 2017
Two Edgecombe County Public Schools are now participating in a pilot program designed to help school teachers and staff become more sensitive to the traumas many children face.
Teachers at Patillo Middle School and Stocks Elementary School are working with the NC Resilience and Learning…
November 25, 2017
With the holidays fast approaching, many people are looking forward to a little family time or time away from work.
But for some Edgecombe Community College students, the holiday season is another opportunity to add credit hours to their transcripts.
“For some, the holiday season is a very…
November 21, 2017
Edgecombe County Public Schools has hired a new assistant superintendent to help fill the role left vacant when the current school superintendent assumed her role.
Dr. Stacy Stewart has joined the central office staff of Edgecombe County Public Schools as the new assistant superintendent for…
November 20, 2017
North East Carolina Prep School, Edgecombe County’s only charter school, is a recipient of a new Coding and Mobile App Development Grant program awarded through the N.C. Department of Public Instruction.
N.C. Superintendent Mark Johnson announced Wednesday that 14 schools in 12 school…
November 18, 2017
Edgecombe County School bus drivers are getting a raise this year, courtesy of the N.C. General Assembly and Edgecombe County Public Schools.
The funding for the raise will come from a $16.9 million appropriation passed by the N.C. General Assembly as part of the 2017-18 budget. Edgecombe…
November 14, 2017
Edgecombe Community College recently graduated eleven cadets from its fourth Basic Academy for Basic Law Enforcement Training.
The graduation ceremony for Jerry Shoemaker, James Holloman, Joshua Miller, Jacob Strickland, Victoria Moore, David Manning, Tangie Staton, Rose Rivera, James Collie,…
November 13, 2017
The Edgecombe County Public Schools Board of Education meeting normally slated for the second Monday in each month will be held on Thursday this week instead.
During the recognition portion of the meeting, the school board will discuss the Tarboro High School 1A Tennis State Championship.…