April 18, 2018

Girls from Tarboro and the surrounding area recently took the stage to show off their confidence and talents while raising awareness for Turner Syndrome during the Noble Miss Pageant.

Kendal Dupree was the winner of the Best Smile Award and the People’s Choice Queen at the event, which was…

Outdoor learning engages students

April 18, 2018

Now that spring is here, students at G.W. Bulluck Elementary School are able to take better advantage of their new outdoor learning environment.

Students in Melissa Gay’s fourth-grade math class recently did their “classwork” outside.

Gay set up math problems at…

Man charged in girl’s rape

April 18, 2018

A Michigan man has been arrested and charged with kidnapping and rape in connection with an online catfishing scheme involving a 15-year-old girl.

Tarboro police Chief Jesse Webb said in a statement Tuesday that the investigation began on March 8 after officers responded to Vidant Edgecombe…

Capt. Koen accepts Alaskan challenge

April 18, 2018

Capt. Jeff Koen, of Salt and Swamp Guide Service, has accepted a lucrative and exciting contract to guide parties at Rod 'N Real Alaskan Charters.

Wow, what an exciting adventure and opportunity for Koen. He will be fishing the waters of Kenai Peninsula Rivers, Cook Inlet and Seward. We asked…