November 25, 2017

It is hard to believe that I have been in the position of horticulture extension agent in Pitt county for almost a year and a half now. I believe it is safe to say the “newness” of my position has worn off, and I don’t think that is a bad thing! As with any job, some tasks become…

Nov. 24 Go! Guide

November 24, 2017


Farmville arts gala

Farmville Community Arts Council will celebrate its 40th anniversary gala from 6:30-10 p.m. Saturday at Benjamin May Lew Historic House, 5130 U.S. 121, Farmville. This event will feature hors d’oeuvres, drinks, a silent auction and entertainment. Tickets are $40…

Mom can't stop babying 55-year-old daughter

November 24, 2017

Q I was laid off recently from a job of 15 years. My confidence took a blow.

When I told my mom, she said, “Hurry up and update your resume. And don’t forget to add your Employee of the Year award.” I had of course already done that, and asked her why she thought I would forget…

Nov. 24 Movie Capsules

November 24, 2017

Capsules of movies playing locally. New releases are indicated with an asterisk.

A BAD MOMS CHRISTMAS — Three underappreciated and overburdened women rebel against the challenges and expectations of the Super Bowl for moms: Christmas. (1 hour, 44 minutes) Rated R.