July 24, 2017

A Virginia-based nonprofit humanitarian agency is teaming up with a faith-based organization to help flood victims in Edgecombe County who lost housing last year due to Hurricane Matthew.

Islamic Relief USA has joined forces with the N.C. Conference of the United Methodist Church Disaster…

Vendors sought for Tarboro market

July 24, 2017

The new Tarboro Homegrown and Handmade Market is looking for more vendors.

The market is open every other Saturday under the Tarboro Brewing Company canopy on Main Street.

Tons of cucumbers, squash, zucchini and other vegetables are always available. Also for sale are jewelry, baskets, bath…

Draka moves along with expansion

July 23, 2017

A local plant has completed some parts of a local expansion distribution project and is also part of the company’s safety milestone achievement.

Draka Elevator Products, a leading cable manufacturer and component distribution source in the vertical transportation industry, operates its global…

Students attend leadership institute

July 23, 2017

“I am character .. I am Leadership ... I am service” was the mantra chanted by North East Carolina Prep School students selected to attend the annual Student Leadership Institute hosted by the N.C. Department of Public Instruction.

In its sixth year, the institute is designed to prepare…