Friday, February 22, 2019

'It deserves a stage': Annual Black Composers Concert shares work of sometimes-forgotten musicians

February 22, 2019

More than 65 years after the death of classical composer Florence Price, her music is experiencing a rebirth of sorts.

Price, the first African-American woman to have her music performed by a major symphony orchestra, has in the last year had her works performed by symphony orchestras from Arkansas…

Contract approved for GUC operations center project

February 22, 2019

A nearly $42.6 million contract to build Greenville Utilities Commission’s new operations center will mainly use local subcontractors, keeping a significant percentage of the money within Pitt County, staff said.

GUC’s Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a $42,577,638 contract…

County seeks smaller role in development partnership

February 22, 2019

Three days after a split vote to withdraw from a public-private economic development partnership, Pitt County commissioners on Thursday unanimously voted to continue with the proposed organization as a major investor.

The action will allow the county and the proposed partnership to work…

New election ordered in disputed North Carolina House race

February 22, 2019

RALEIGH — North Carolina’s elections board on Thursday ordered a new election in the nation’s last undecided congressional race after the Republican candidate conceded his lead was tainted by evidence of ballot-tampering by political operatives working for him.

The State…

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