June 16, 2019

The Word Tabernacle Church Youth Ministry along with neighboring churches have kicked off summer break by participating in a local program called Team252, which requires a commitment of selflessness.

Team252 is a mission experience organized by the Youth Pastors Coalition that serves the greater…

Store offers ‘paw-traits’ for dads

June 15, 2019

A local pet shop that caters primarily to dogs is offering a novel Father’s Day gift for human dads of dogs.

The Muttley Crew pet store in Westridge Village Shopping Center on Sunset Avenue is helping “furkids” make “paw-traits” in honor of Father’s Day.

Some dog…

Third suspect charged in robbery

June 15, 2019

A third suspect has been arrested in connection with the April armed robbery of the Lucky Ducky store in Princeville.

The Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office reported that Isaiah Daiquan Blow, 21, was arrested on Wednesday by Detective L. Shaw with the assistance of the Robersonville Police…

Missing 16-year-old located

June 14, 2019

A missing 16-year-old Pinetops girl has been located.

Gracie Marie Hoggard, who was reported missing by the Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday “has been found safe and returned home,” according to a post Friday on the organization’s Facebook page. Law…