December 11, 2016

Geospatial Technology: Most of us don’t even know what it is, but it is quickly becoming one of the fastest growing technologies used by a variety of industries.

Edgecombe Community College offers a degree and certificate program in geospatial technology, and one recent graduate has found…

Tarboro falls short of finals berth

December 10, 2016

WALLACE — When Tarboro was playing well Friday, the football team hung with two-time defending 1-AA champ Wallace-Rose Hill.

But when things went wrong for the Vikings, they went about as terribly as they could. Tarboro (12-3) fumbled twice to create Bulldogs’ scores, and a fluky…

Local sailor, paralegal stationed in Guam

December 10, 2016

A 2004 SouthWest Edgecombe High School graduate and Tarboro native is serving in the U.S. Navy as part of an integrated crew of sailors and civilian mariners working aboard the expeditionary submarine tender, USS Emory S. Land.

Chief Petty Officer Demetric Hart serves in Guam as part of the forward…

Storylines: Gryphons, Vikings head into football regionals

December 09, 2016

3-A playoffs

No. 4 Rocky Mount High (12-2) at No. 3 Havelock (13-1)

Last week: The Gryphons cruised in the third round with a blowout 49-20 win over Southern Guilford. Havelock knocked off top-seeded West Craven 24-7, continuing a trend of allowing 14 points per game or fewer this postseason.…