May 25, 2017

TARBORO — When college recruiters think of the Tarboro High football team, a traditionally stocked well of skill-position talent is where they look to first. A handful of successful names to come through the program started that trend.

Some ended up in the NFL like Todd Gurley and Shaun…

Identification kits help protect kids

May 25, 2017

Some parents and day-care workers took a proactive step toward protecting their children Wednesday as they took part in Take 25 Child Identification Event at the Down East Partnership for Children.

Staff members of the Nash County Health Department and the partnership worked together to take…

Cooper pushes for federal storm aid

May 25, 2017

Gov. Roy Cooper continues to encourage collaboration with North Carolina lawmakers to secure federal funding for Hurricane Matthew recovery for counties in Eastern North Carolina.

Cooper recently met with members of Congress from both parties to discuss the need for federal funding to help recovery…

Huffman inducted into SWE Hall of Fame

May 24, 2017

Ryan Huffman couldn’t do much his senior year without being reminded of his athletic dreams.

Whether it was looking at the wall above his bed as he woke up, the mirror in his bathroom as he brushed his teeth, or inside his family’s refrigerator, Huffman’s goal was everywhere: 1997…