February 19, 2018

The first round of the prep basketball playoffs begins on Tuesday, and 11 teams in the Telegram’s coverage area are competing. 

Below is a list of matchups, with a lookahead to possible second-round matchups that could materialize by Thursday.


Class 1-A

No. 1 Rocky Mount Prep (22-0)…

Four Tarboro football players sign letters of intent

February 16, 2018

TARBORO —- Four more Tarboro High athletes have signed letters of intent to play college football.

Seniors Tae Randolph, Ken Belcher, TaQuan Hutcherson and Nijee Chandler on Thursday all signed to play football at St. Augustine’s University located in Raleigh. This came just one…

Top prosecutor seeks re-election

February 15, 2018

With a pledge to continue to build partnerships with local law enforcement and fight rampant opioid abuse, District Attorney Robert Evans has filed to run for another term.

“It has been my great privilege to serve the citizens of this district and it is my sincere hope that they will see fit…

Le Cirque Esprit to perform at ECC's Keihin Auditorium

February 15, 2018

Edgecombe Community College will present a unique evening of live music and acrobatics on March 2.

Le Cirque Esprit is the fifth of six shows in the 13th season of the Edgecombe Performance Series, which brings world class entertainment to Tarboro and Edgecombe County.

Le Cirque Esprit is a dynamic…