April 22, 2017

The auditorium at The Fountains at The Albemarle in Tarboro recently was overflowing with guests and residents for the Talbots Spring Fashion Show.

This year marked the ninth year in a row that The Albemarle held the Fashion Show in efforts to raise money for the American Cancer Society in honor of…

NCC students tour Keihin plant

April 21, 2017

Twenty-three students from Nash Community College’s Electronics Engineering, Electrical Systems & Industrial Systems Technology programs recently toured the Keihin Carolina System Technology manufacturing facility in Tarboro.

Keihin Test Engineer Dan Baugh coordinated the visit…

Student awarded scholarship to Rocky Mount Academy

April 20, 2017

Elizabeth Winstead has been awarded this year’s Ann MacPherson Weaver Memorial Scholarship at Rocky Mount Academy.

An eighth-grader at Bunn Middle School, Winstead will attend RMA in the fall on a full-tuition scholarship valued at more than $48,000 for four years.

The Weaver Scholarship was…

ECC team launches balloon into near space

April 19, 2017

Antifreeze protein polymers developed by the University of Warwick in the United Kingdom recently had the ride of their lives when they traveled more than 87,000 feet into near space during an experiment designed by Edgecombe Community College students.

The antifreeze protein polymers were part of…