August 26, 2016

LEGGETT — It’s almost impossible to miss Qua’Tavis Harrell on the field.

Standing 6-foot-6 and weighing 330 pounds, Harrell is almost always the biggest player on the field. If his size doesn’t alert you to his presence, perhaps his booming voice that echoes across the field…

NECP embraces change for coming year

August 25, 2016

TARBORO — North East Carolina Preparatory School has embarked on a new year with changes to staffing and school culture and hope for its first graduating class.

This will be the first year the charter school is offering grade 12, and Thomas Schuck, the new head of NECP, is anticipating…

Arts benefit keys in on summertime favorites

August 25, 2016

Summer vacation season is ending, but fun is continuing with two upcoming events planned by the Edgecombe County Cultural Arts Council.

The first is billed in a release not as a typical fundraiser but rather a "FUNdraiser." "Beats & Beer" returns this year, bringing summertime fare and live…

Telegram Football Insiders: August 21

August 21, 2016

Northern Nash picked up right where it left off last season with a suffocating defensive performance in shutting out Wendell Corinth Holders.

Coach Randy Raper said his defense did a great job at limiting the Pirates rushing attack and putting Corinth Holders in bad situations. Isaiah Gay had two…