October 20, 2017

Kinston Arendell Parrott (7-0, 4-0) at Rocky Mount Academy (8-0, 4-0)

The matchup: As if a game between a pair of unbeatens atop the 2-A Colonial Carolina Conference isn’t enough, the game also features the top two eight-man teams in the state. Arendell Parrott and its high-scoring offense…

Pinetops honors longtime resident

October 19, 2017

One of Pinetops’ own recently received the honor of a lifetime from his fellow town residents.

Milton Carlton was honored Oct. 5 when his name was placed on the Pinetops Town Hall. Mayor Hubert Burress said the suggestion to honor Carlton with the tribute came weeks ago by one of the…

ECC offers more than education

October 18, 2017

Edgecombe Community College has been busy celebrating 50 years of giving students the edge when it comes to education.

However, Edgecombe Community College President Dr. Deborah Lamm says the college does far more than impact the lives of college students in Edgecombe County.


Board delays decision on Princeville school

October 17, 2017

TARBORO — The fate of Princeville Elementary School still remains uncertain as Monday night’s expected vote on the issue did not take place.

The “approval of Princeville Elementary School” was listed on the agenda for the Edgecombe County Public Schools Board of Education…