July 31, 2016

Vidant Edgecombe Hospital recently hosted its annual Community Benefit Grants Reception, disbursing $90,000 to eleven local community agencies.

This marks the eleventh year that the Vidant Edgecombe Hospital Development Council has provided funding through the Vidant Health Foundation. The…

Couple teaches kids through songs

July 30, 2016

TARBORO — Kids learned fun lessons about respecting the Earth and each other to cap off this year's Summer Reading Program at Edgecombe County Memorial Library in downtown Tarboro.

Pamlico Joe and his wife Clean Water Flow led a crowd of kids in songs about teamwork and tolerance Friday.…

Vidant to use grant to expand prostate cancer awareness

July 27, 2016

Vidant Edgecombe is one of four rural hospitals across the nation to receive a $7,500 grant from MultiPlan’s Rural Health Outreach Grant program.

MultiPlan Inc. is a provider of health care cost management solutions. Vidant Edgecombe is designating the grant to expand prostate cancer…

CSX to host informational meetings on new rail hub

July 26, 2016

Anyone interested or concerned about the new CSX trains-to-trucks terminal coming to Rocky Mount is invited by the railroad company to a pair of open houses this week.

The public will be able to talk directly with railroad representatives and ask questions about the terminal during the events…