March 25, 2017

About 200 business, industry, and health care leaders and Edgecombe Community College faculty recently gathered on the Tarboro campus Advisory Board Night.

ECC advisory boards consist of professional leaders, community members and faculty who are experts in the subject area of their board. More…

Northern Nash finds success in victory against Tarboro

March 25, 2017

A learning team has to take the wins it can get. That is exactly how Northern Nash baseball coach Bard Collins and his team approached Friday’s nonconference matchup against Tarboro.

The Knights (4-6), who are already two games into Big East Conference competition, used its 4-2 victory…

Edgecombe Democrats pick new sheriff

March 24, 2017

TARBORO — There's a new sheriff in town.

Clee Atkinson Jr., a master trooper with the N.C. Highway Patrol, has been selected as the next Edgecombe County sheriff to fill the term vacated by James Knight who retired earlier this year.

“Remember this: Help is on the way,”…

Students repair flood-ravaged houses

March 23, 2017

PRINCEVILLE — Students from as far away as California pitched in on the rebuilding efforts last week in Edgecombe County, wielding hammers and saws in the attempt to restore flooded homes.

Students from Claremont McKenna College in Claremont, Calif., worked beside students from the U.S.…