August 25, 2016

TARBORO — North East Carolina Preparatory School has embarked on a new year with changes to staffing and school culture and hope for its first graduating class.

This will be the first year the charter school is offering grade 12, and Thomas Schuck, the new head of NECP, is anticipating…

Arts benefit keys in on summertime favorites

August 25, 2016

Summer vacation season is ending, but fun is continuing with two upcoming events planned by the Edgecombe County Cultural Arts Council.

The first is billed in a release not as a typical fundraiser but rather a "FUNdraiser." "Beats & Beer" returns this year, bringing summertime fare and live…

Telegram Football Insiders: August 21

August 21, 2016

Northern Nash picked up right where it left off last season with a suffocating defensive performance in shutting out Wendell Corinth Holders.

Coach Randy Raper said his defense did a great job at limiting the Pirates rushing attack and putting Corinth Holders in bad situations. Isaiah Gay had two…

ECC sets path for student success

August 19, 2016

Classes began Thursday on the campuses of Edgecombe Community College, but this year the college is taking extra measures to set students up for success.

One such measure is the expansion of student services in two Student Success Centers housed on both the Tarboro and Rocky Mount…