December 08, 2016

TARBORO – Leadership of the Edgecombe County Board of Commissioners will remain the same for another year.

Chairman Leonard Wiggins and Vice Chairman Jonathan Felton were elected by the board to serve another term as its officers during Monday’s regularly scheduled meeting.


Nash Central boys basketball wins; SouthWest Edgecombe girls roll

December 07, 2016

Montre Cash knew he had to be somebody different on the basketball court this season.

The Nash Central High boys’ basketball team will need its senior point guard to be a score-first player, a role Cash hasn’t played in high school. A little work in the offseason has made Cash just that…

ECC to offer new degree option

December 06, 2016

A new degree in Surgical Technology will be available at Edgecombe Community College in January.

Spring classes begin Jan. 6. Final registration is Jan. 4-5.

The college has offered a one-year diploma program in Surgical Technology for years. The new two-year degree program is available to students…

Tarboro finally breaks through third round, beats East Carteret

December 03, 2016

BEAUFORT — For the first time in four years, the Tarboro football season won’t end in the third round of the playoffs.

The Vikings leaned on its typically dominant defense to fight off a quick start from East Carteret on Friday, and the unit performed as expected. Tarboro forced two…