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…

Director leaves post at Tarboro Chamber

June 11, 2019

TARBORO — Susan Freeman has bid farewell as the Tarboro Edgecombe Chamber of Commerce’s executive director to accept a similar position in the far southeastern part of the state.

Freeman has been hired to direct the Brunswick County Chamber of Commerce, which is in Shallotte near the…

Edgecombe schools official to leave post

June 10, 2019

Marc Whichard, associate superintendent for human resources and athletics of Edgecombe County Public Schools, is leaving the school district to take the position of superintendent of Whiteville City Schools.

Whichard was named to the post last week. He will be replacing Kenny Garland, who will…

Local law firm welcomes new attorney

June 10, 2019

A local law firm is welcoming a new lawyer.

Alex Urquhart has joined Battle, Winslow, Scott & Wiley. 

"I look forward to serving Nash and Edgecombe counties and the surrounding communities," Urquhart said.

The Edgecombe County native will work primarily in the practice areas of litigation…