September 24, 2016

TARBORO — Tae Randolph is the quiet unsung hero of the Tarboro offense.

As the quarterback in the Vikings’ attack, he’s the one trusted with executing all the fake handoffs and finding the belly of the intended ballcarrier. He’s only kept the ball himself 15 times out of 168…

A week in the life of Tarboro: How the Vikings prepared for Southern Nash

September 23, 2016

TARBORO — Jeff Craddock stands by the whiteboard in his office last Wednesday diagramming a defensive structure that will end up being critical later in the week against Southern Nash.

He takes a step back, surveys the lines he drew and says to no one in particular “it’s…

Twin Counties motorists hunt for gas

September 19, 2016

Some gas stations across the Twin Counties were out of fuel Monday, while motorists waited in lines at other local convenience stores still supplying gas.

In Rocky Mount, the Shell gas station at the Kangaroo Express on 240 S. Wesleyan Boulevard had “out of service” bags draped…

ECC employees complete safety training, strengthen security

September 18, 2016

Spurred by mass shootings in communities across the United States, Edgecombe Community College has broadened its safety training for faculty and staff on both campuses.

“We’ve always tried to have core people trained,” said Robert Whistler, coordinator of Emergency Services and…