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Parrott Academy students receive AP Scholar awards

Forty-three Arendell Parrott Academy students have earned AP Scholar Awards in recognition of their achievement on the college-level Advanced Placement Program Exams.

Another ACC foe up next

A tried-and-true believer in his coaching philosophies, Ruffin McNeill was unaware of the recent historical significance of his team’s win over Virginia Tech last Saturday.

  • NFL: No fracture for RG3

    ASHBURN, Va. — The Washington Redskins are optimistic that Robert Griffin III will return this season.

  • Vikings reinstate Peterson

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Star running back Adrian Peterson returned to the Minnesota Vikings on Monday, insisting he is not a child abuser and wanting “everyone to understand how sorry I feel about the hurt I have brought to my child” after he was charged with a felony in Texas for using a wooden switch to spank his 4-year-old son.

  • Heels haven't forgotten loss

    CHAPEL HILL — It is hard for North Carolina coach Larry Fedora to know exactly what kind of defense he has.

  • Hardy decision delayed

    CHARLOTTE — Panthers coach Ron Rivera is not sure if Greg Hardy will play Sunday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

  • Summers: Williamses leave mark

    BLACKSBURG, Va.Where there was a Williams, there was a way.

Reflector editorial cartoons

The Daily Reflector will feature political cartoons from in-house artist Dave Irwin on each Sunday's editorial page.

  • Editorial: Celebrate fair, community

    As the Pitt County American Legion Agricultural Fair begins its 95th annual week of festivities today, thousands of citizens from all walks of life will gather to enjoy and celebrate this community.

  • Letter: NFL inaction in spotlight

    It’s been argued that Detroit Lions’ Ndamukong Suh is one of the dirtiest players in the NFL. I feel that this constituency must reconsider their discernible phrases and turn to those of Ray Rice, Greg Hardy and others who have committed violence to those who are not wearing pads and paid hefty salaries, but to those defenseless women who they have beaten and threatened with the anger and rage that we see on television.

  • Letter: Turn signals underused

    I address this to the apparently thousands of drivers who are rude, inconsiderate or too lazy to move their hands three inches to use their turn signals appropriately.

  • Letter: Money corrupting politics

    If you need a glaring example of how money corrupts our political system, one need look no further than the former Republican majority whip Eric Cantor, who just fled his House seat to work for an investment bank for millions of dollars.

  • Gannon: Special session killed

    In a video posted online Friday afternoon, Gov.

Burns: Day seized at lighthouse

Life is so busy for my family and me that it seems nearly impossible sometimes for us to spend any quality time together.

  • Summers: Williamses leave mark

    BLACKSBURG, Va.Where there was a Williams, there was a way.

  • Clark: A conservation dilemma

    The closest most of us get to saving a species is the distance between our hands and our wallets.

  • Peele: Tourneys benefit Foundation

    A joint effort by Washington Yacht and Country Club and Cypress Landing Golf Club resulted in a nearly $70,000 donation to the Marion L. Shepard Cancer Center Foundation last weekend.

  • Rutledge: Careless young drivers

    After I shouted down the young man in a jeep who nearly forced my dog and me into a ditch during our morning jog around the neighborhood, I had to smile at how much I sounded like my father.

  • Speller: Marine walks in new shoes

    Even as a young boy, my stepson was particular about his shoes. Pearless Lee Speller III, affectionately called PL, was 4 when I first met him.

Crane cable snaps at dorm

Emergency crews diverted traffic on 14th Street near College Hill Drive on Tuesday morning after a cable snapped on a construction crane and hit power lines, Greenville Fire-Rescue reported.

  • New: Homeless shelter breaks ground

      Greenville Community Shelters celebrated the start of its new shelter with a groundbreaking ceremony this morning.

  • Planners envision 'gateway' art

    As Greenville moves forward in the 21st century, the Pitt County Arts Council wants to know what the view will be from the intersection of Evans and 10th streets — artistically speaking, that is.

  • Miller sworn in to school board seat

    The Pitt County Board of Education officially has its newest member.

  • Magnet school draws interest

    An interest meeting about the possibility of opening a STEM magnet school in the northern part of the county garnered mostly positive comments, but Pitt County Schools officials said it still is in its initial planning stages.

  • Experts: Volunteers vital for aging

    Cuts in state and federal program funding for Pitt County and North Carolina’s aging population means more volunteers are needed to meet their needs, a group of experts said.

Man charged in 2012 killing

DNA evidence helped Greenville police on Tuesday charge a man in the 2012 stabbing death, the department reported.

  • Teen shot in leg

    A 17-year-old was shot in the leg across from J.H. Rose High School about 4:30 p.m Tuesday, the Greenville Police Department reported.

  • Second hotel robbed Tuesday

    A man walked into a hotel in the hospital district Tuesday and robbed it a day after a similar incident occurred at a hotel nearby, the Greenville Police Department reported.

  • Update: Stepdaughter IDs fire victim

    The stepdaughter of a man killed in a Monday house fire identified him as Fred Brink, 70.

  • Crime: Hotel robbery investigated

    The Greenville Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred early Monday at the Holiday Inn Express, 909 Moye Blvd.

  • Officers await autopsy report

    The Pitt County Sheriff’s Office identified a man whose death is under investigation as Gerald Barker, 50, of Greenville.

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