April 25, 2017

The Conetoe Family Life Center Inc. is receiving funding for the purchase of a new trailer, bee hive inventory and equipment that will enable expansion of services related to the community garden and bee programs.

The Conetoe Family Life Center in Edgecombe County exists to help improve the health…

Rain causes few issues, police say

April 25, 2017

April showers brought lots of rain and wind to the Twin Counties Monday and Tuesday, but few problems for local residents and law enforcement officers.

Mother Nature unleashed a deluge on the Twin Counties, and while the region was hit hard, law enforcement agencies reported more issues with…

Heavy rain floods Twin Counties

April 25, 2017

State and local officials are urging folks in Eastern North Carolina to be extra cautious in the aftermath of a three-day storm that dumped about 6 inches of rain on the Twin Counties.

Due to heavy rain, the Tar River is expected to crest at approximately 9 p.m. The river is expected to crest at 26.…

Heavy rain deluges area

April 25, 2017

With rain expected to fall for a third day in a row over the Twin Counties, authorities are urging motorists to slow down and drive cautiously.

Thunderstorms will continue into this afternoon with showers tapering off by evening, said Shawna Cokley, a duty forecaster with the National Weather…