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December 31, 2017

For Edgecombe County Public Schools, 2017 has been a year of transition, innovation and recovery.

“This school year has been a combination of building a climate and culture of support as well as continuing a positive trajectory of improvement and innovation,” said Superintendent Dr.…

December 30, 2017

Tarboro experienced a water system emergency, landed a new cold storage facility and saw a pair of firsts during 2017.

The town received a scare in December when a major water leak that lasted for a few days caused the closure of five Edgecombe County schools and the loss of thousands of gallons of…

December 30, 2017

Dr. Sandeep Pandit has joined Vidant Oncology in Tarboro, bringing more than 17 years of experience to the community.

Having previously served in a part-time capacity with this practice, Pandit specializes in blood disorders and cancer, especially those of the lungs, breast, digestive system,…


December 28, 2017

For Edgecombe County, 2017 was about recovery.

The county continued to pick up the pieces left by Hurricane Matthew while trying to climb out of the years-long economic slump that had hit everyone, especially Eastern North Carolina, hard.

The year kicked off with an announcement from James…

December 26, 2017

The U.S. House has approved more funding for disaster relief, which should help Twin Counties residents recovering from last year's devastating Hurricane Matthew.

The House passed a bill that could result in millions of dollars more for Hurricane Matthew recovery in North Carolina, said U.S. Rep.…

December 25, 2017

The recent milestone announcement of Chinese tire manufacturer Triangle Tire Co. bringing 800 jobs and nearly $580 million in investment to the Kingsboro megasite was the accomplishment of years of development and recruitment efforts by local officials and economic developers to finally land a…

December 24, 2017

As part of the agreement with Chinese manufacturer Triangle Tire Co. coming to the 1,449-acre Kingsboro megasite, Edgecombe County will be building a state-of-the-art advanced manufacturing training center at Kingsboro for the purpose of helping provide a strong workforce for the company.


December 24, 2017

State emergency management officials are urging Edgecombe County residents adversely affected by Hurricane Matthew to not let the holidays prolong their scheduling of an appointment for housing repair assistance.

“We realize that the holidays are an especially busy time,” said N.C.…

December 24, 2017

The Edgecombe Community College Human Services Club recently donated $400 to the Edgecombe Country Department of Social Services to help support foster children.

Student Paulette Clark Daniels and club advisor Renee Pearson, who chairs the Human Services Technology program, presented the check to…


December 23, 2017

Phillip Willoughby and Tarboro High football coach Jeff Craddock are watching film together on an opponent. Film sessions are a large part of the Vikings’ game preparation.

Early Saturday mornings are dedicated to breaking down game tape. It’s never too early to begin work on the next game. By now,…

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