test13
Loading...

July 26, 2016

Angel Bridgers, 9, of Tarboro traveled to Fayetteville on July 15 to participate in the Miss Heart of the USA Scholarship Pageant.

She promoted her platform "Helping the Homeless," a project she started almost a year ago through which she has donated more than 3,000 hats and non-perishable food…


ECC to offer class on drones

July 25, 2016

In the next four years, the Federal Aviation Administration predicts that there will be seven million unmanned aircraft in the United States.

“This is not a fad,” assures J. Lynn Cale, associate vice president of instruction at Edgecombe Community College. “The applications for…


North East Prep students attend national Jr. Beta Convention

July 24, 2016

This summer, four North East Carolina Preparatory School students attended the National Jr. Beta Club convention — a first for any of the school’s club members.

The convention, held in New Orleans, La., hosted approximately 14,000 students and sponsors from across the nation and…


Thirteen students awarded Kitty Powell scholarships

July 23, 2016

The Board of Directors of the Kitty Powell Scholarship Fund recently awarded $7,000 to 13 students.

The Kitty Powell Scholarship Fund was established in 1989 to provide education assistance to members of the Rocky Mount bowling community. The scholarship is named for Kitty Powell who was the long-…