April 22, 2017

The auditorium at The Fountains at The Albemarle in Tarboro recently was overflowing with guests and residents for the Talbots Spring Fashion Show.

This year marked the ninth year in a row that The Albemarle held the Fashion Show in efforts to raise money for the American Cancer Society in honor of…

ALL-AREA: Spivey expands her game and dominates

April 21, 2017

Pam Gainey noticed the emotion Keyanna Spivey was wearing.

Gainey’s power forward was disappointed.

The Rocky Mount High coach watched players wander into the gym for a Saturday morning practice during the 2015-16 season after a loss at Nash Central the night before.

Spivey, then a junior,…

NCC students tour Keihin plant

April 21, 2017

Twenty-three students from Nash Community College’s Electronics Engineering, Electrical Systems & Industrial Systems Technology programs recently toured the Keihin Carolina System Technology manufacturing facility in Tarboro.

Keihin Test Engineer Dan Baugh coordinated the visit…

ALL-AREA: Tarboro's Hopkins finds maturity in path to individual title

April 20, 2017

TARBORO — There might have been some words said, but in the moment, only the gesture mattered.

On Feb. 21, seconds after winning the individual state title that had eluded him the previous two years, Tarboro senior Quadarrius Hopkins and Vikings coach Andrew Harding shared a hug that had been…