March 19, 2017

After smoking a double to left field, T.J. Harris was left stranded.

In SouthWest Edgecombe’s last game of a doubleheader against Nash Central on Friday, the junior belted a shot in the third inning that looked like a home run. It caught the upper portion of the fence and stayed in the park.…

Cooper visits Princeville students

March 17, 2017

TARBORO — Gov. Roy Cooper promised Thursday to seek legislative help and potential funding for Princeville Elementary School as he visited students displaced by Hurricane Matthew.

“We are talking to Edgecombe County about Princeville Elementary School and the decision of whether to…

Governor to seek more recovery assistance

March 17, 2017

TARBORO — Gov. Roy Cooper meet with officials from Edgecombe County, Tarboro and Princeville on Thursday to discuss ways to hasten flood recovery efforts and mitigate damage from flooding in the future.

Cooper said the impacts of the recent flooding could have been worse if measures had not…

Edgecombe educators selected for N.C. Leadership Academy

March 17, 2017

Six educators from Edgecombe County Public Schools have been selected to participate in the N.C. Leadership Academy, a principal preparation program designed to develop highly skilled school leaders.

Applicants to the leadership academy complete a rigorous selection process, including a day-long…