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VIDEO PETS: Check out pets available for adoption

Meet Simba and Odee, two Lionhead rabbit mixes. They are both 2-years-old and are a bonded pair so they have to be adopted together.

  • Dance With the Bunnies

    If Peter Rabbit had squeezed under the gate and into this yard, he surely would have jumped for joy and never wanted to set foot in Mr. McGregor’s garden.

  • Things to consider before adopting

    Ask rabbit enthusiast Bonnie Pulver what kind of bunny would make the best Easter gift, and she will immediately respond “Chocolate.”

  • Hudson: Give Peeps a chance

    I’m a Peeps lover. There, I said it.I just can’t resist those cute, sugar-coated marshmallow chicks that hatch on store shelves every Easter season.

  • Pets for adoption

    Pets available for adoption from area shelters and animal rescue organizatons:

  • Rosemond: Animal torture not ‘typical behavior’

    Q My 18-year-old son and a slightly younger friend recently found some mice and decided to dispose of them. They drowned one and set the other one on fire.

Memorable marathon for local group

Kori Brewer is back in Boston because instead of being paralyzed with fear after the deadly bombings at last year’s Boston Marathon, Brewer became energized.

  • Kuchar chips in for win

    HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. — Matt Kuchar saw his well-struck 5-iron on the 18th hole at the RBC Heritage come up way short of the target and settle in a front bunker.“Well,” he thought as he walked toward the shot, “there are a lot worse places to be.”For Kuchar, there was no better place — and no better shot in the tournament.

  • Miami charges past Bobcats

    MIAMI — Each of the last two Miami championship runs has been highlighted by moments where a sharpshooter enters a game and immediately provides a surprise spark.

  • Local tourneys washed out

    Mother Nature did not cooperate in the area on Saturday, resulting in all of the day’s Pitt County baseball and softball Easter tournament games being either canceled or postponed.

  • Peele: Ironwood hosting 5th Mac Attack

    The fifth annual Mac Attack Golf Tournament, sponsored by the Junior Women’s Association of Greenville, will be held at Ironwood on June 6.

  • Shaky QB play at Texas

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The Charlie Strong era began at Texas with a shaky performance at quarterback and few questions answered about just how quickly the Longhorns can rebound in the Big 12 under their new coach.

Reflector editorial cartoons

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

  • Editorial: Board of Commissioners

    On May. 6, Pitt County voters will cast ballots in this year’s Democratic and Republican primaries.

  • Letter: Family urges support for Elks

    To the residents of Pitt County: Please re-elect Sheriff Neil Elks. We know firsthand how dedicated Sheriff Elks is to his community.

  • Letter: Cast a vote for change

    In an April 10 email to his constituents, Congressman Walter Jones touted his recent voting record, “Fighting Reckless Spending.

  • Kristof: Little love for President Putin

    For decades, Ukrainians have been starved, oppressed and bullied by Russians, and, with Russia now inciting instability that could lead to an invasion and dismemberment of eastern Ukraine, plenty of brave Ukrainians here say they’ve had it and are ready to go bear-hunting.

  • Editorial: Courthouse races endorsements

    On May. 6, Pitt County voters will cast ballots in this year’s Democratic and Republican primaries.

Speller: Candidates on cable access

Several candidates in the May 6 primary election have created programs on the local public access television channel.

  • Storm: Rethink that tweet

    When it came to dealing with irritating people, author Will Cuppy had a fail-proof system.

  • Hudson: Give Peeps a chance

    I’m a Peeps lover. There, I said it.I just can’t resist those cute, sugar-coated marshmallow chicks that hatch on store shelves every Easter season.

  • Rutledge: Value of a dime

    For about a year in the mid-1960s, my father decided that my older sister and I should learn something about the value of money.

  • Burns: Hey Reinaldo! It's a scam

    My last column focused on some recent adventures in car shopping. In case you missed it, my daughter and I are looking for a quality vehicle for less than $5,000.

  • Clark: To cover or not to cover

    Most every year after Dec. 7, I receive a phone call or an email complaining about a lack of coverage of the anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.

Blackbeard’s legacy preserved

Edward Teach — better known as the notorious pirate Blackbeard — left behind a bit of his legacy on the coast of North Carolina.

  • Work to close Brook Valley road

    Part of a road in Brook Valley will be closed beginning today as Public Works conducts emergency stormwater repairs on a pipe on Bloomsbury Road.

  • Human relations council on agenda

    The Pitt County Board of Commissioners will discuss establishing a countywide human relations commission at today’s 6 p.m. meeting.

  • Disc golfers brave elements

    Rainy, cold weather did not stop several dozen people from combining two things they love on Saturday at West Meadowbrook Park: disc golf and helping needy children.

  • District 1: Butterfield challenged

    G.K. Butterfield, Democratic U.S. House representative for N.C. District 1 since 2004, has three challengers for his seat this election cycle: two Republicans and a fellow Democrat who think it is time Butterfield gives up his seat to a new candidate.

  • Contested races highlight primary

    Early voting starts on Thursday for the May 6 primary elections.

New charges in homicide

A Greenville man charged with three counts of attempted murder was with the man who was shot to death in an April 5 drug deal that went bad, police said Sunday.

  • Man attempts to rob Subway

    Police on Saturday reported they arrested a man who attempted to rob a Greenville Subway with a shotgun.

  • GPD wrecks: Crash injures two

    Two people suffered injuries after a driver turned left in front of an oncoming vehicle on Greenville Boulevard at 14th Street, the Greenville Police Department reported.

  • Crime: Man faces drug charges

    Police arrested a man for several drug charges after he reportedly fled a traffic stop on Friday.

  • DWI report: Man faces third charge

    A Greenville man with two pending charges of driving while impaired now faces a third charge, records show.

  • Woman robbed on ECU campus

    Men in masks hit a woman with a handgun and took her purse as she was walking on the East Carolina University campus early Saturday, the university reported.

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